behavioural finance

Mar 08, 2023

techNicholas Pratt talks to the twin brothers behind ‘low-code’ regtech firm Governance.com about how their backgrounds brought them together and why there is a need for greater inclusion of business users in IT development.

Nov 30, 2022

BBH, investorOne of the largest M&A deals in the asset servicing world has been scrapped due to ongoing regulatory delays and current market conditions.

Nov 30, 2022

financial advice, FCAThe UK’s main financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has issued proposals designed to improve investors’ access to financial advice.

Oct 26, 2022

Wealth managers, client behaviourEuropean wealth managers are set to increase their spending on technology in a bid to better understand investors’ behaviour.

Sep 22, 2021

Businessman ideasGlobal custodian Northern Trust has bought an equity stake in UK-based behavioural analysis firm Essentia Analytics.

Mar 26, 2021

Social_distancingMarkus H Ruetimann argues that the pandemic has highlighted the asset management industry’s need to rejuvenate itself.

Mar 26, 2021

Working_from_homeOne year on from a global move to home working, FundsTech asked the industry’s leading figures what 2020 meant for them and their hopes for the year ahead.

Mar 26, 2021

Specialist_fund_admin_roundtable_Feb_2021Our expert panel looks at how the specialist fund admin industry is handling issues such as technology and cyber crime, discusses the threat of global competition and lays out an agenda for the year. Chaired by Alex Rolandi.

Dec 23, 2020

TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP – ASSET MANAGEMENT
Winner – Kerry McCormack, global head of IT, First Sentier Investors

Winner_Kerry_McCormackKerry McCormack has not let a global pandemic distract her in a year of hugely impressive achievements.

Dec 23, 2020


DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Winner – Factset

Winner_FactsetFor this award, the judges were looking for a firm that has demonstrated a commitment to diversity on a number of levels with particular focus on technology.

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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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