Oct 05, 2022

Tokenisation, A group of asset servicers and market infrastructure providers has successfully tested a common framework linking tokenisation platforms between central securities depositaries and custodians.

Oct 05, 2022

Private equity, TrustQuayUS private equity firm Hg has become the majority owner of TrustQuay, the software developer for fund service providers.

Oct 05, 2022

Eurostar, DublinBrussels-based post-trade group Euroclear is opening a representative office in Ireland for its funds processing platform MFEXbyEuroclear.

Sep 28, 2022

BNY Mellon, AvivaAviva Investors has signed a long-term deal with BNY Mellon for the development of a new operating model that will cover front, middle and back office activities.

Sep 28, 2022

Artificial intelligence, AI, asset managersFidelity International and Boston Common Asset Management are among a coalition of financial institutions that have launched an initiative to promote the ethical use of artificial intelligence (AI).

Sep 28, 2022

Quantum, Security, Banque de FranceThe French central bank claims to have developed a library of security algorithms that will be resistant to the threat posed by quantum computing.


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Roundtable: The digital transformation opportunity

The funds industry is looking at adopting new types of technology, from automation to ESG reporting, blockchain and tokenisation. A FundsTech roundtable in March explored how these will revolutionise the sector.

Tokenisation: The incredible potential of tokenisation

Tokenisation offers a new generation of investors access to a wide range of asset classes. But a lack of analysts is one reason why the market may not be ready for the possibilities, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Regulation: Panel calls for simplicity in ESG reporting

The industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Cryptocurrencies: Crypto funds face long wait for regulatory approval

While crypto currencies forge onwards, access for investors who prefer to invest through regulated vehicles remains muted. A wait-and-see stance by regulators lies at the centre of this, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Managing the impact of ESG reporting

A rise in ESG reporting requirements is impacting asset managers in every conceivable way. The solution, discovers Nicholas Pratt, is to use all of this newly found data to form a closer relationship with the next generation of investors.

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