The difference between skill and luck came under the spotlight after the golden period of the mid-2000's when asset managers produced-double returns. Transparency into how assets are managed is the best way to differentiate the two.
This Eagle Investment Systems-sponsored webcast focuses on the challenges facing buy-side firms when it comes to operating and supporting legacy applications.
The Importance of Sound Data Management Techniques and Governance for Tier-2 and Tier-3 Asset Managers
This webcast outlines the technologies, techniques and disciplines available to tier-2 and tier-3 asset managers, and the business benefits accruing to those firms that get this crucial balance right.
The key to successful implementations, Victor says, is to sweat the small stuff.
Paula Walter didn’t take the shortest, most direct route to her current role as CTO of Newton Investment Management. For starters, she grew up literally on the other side of the world from the UK, while her tertiary education prepared her more for life...
On the morning of the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme, Victor Anderson explains what Brexit and the current political turmoil might mean to our industry's third-party technology community.
The DTCC's Rob Palatnick chats to Victor Anderson about his firm’s use of distributed-ledger technology and when we might see its deployment in a live, production environment.
Victor Anderson catches up with Tom Cunningham, Jupiter Asset Management's IT director,at this year's London-hosted Buy-Side Technology European Summit.
While it’s important to focus on the technology that drives our industry, it’s similarly important to acknowledge the human aspects.
Philip Best, chief risk officer of Barclays Wealth, chats to Victor Anderson about the risk management challenges facing him and his organization.
Ron Quaranta, chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, explains that education is the key to encourage the adoption and roll-out of blockchain and distributed-ledger technology.
Close collaboration and delivering regular value to the firm's business users are the keys to establishing trust, according to Paula Walter, CTO at London-based Newton Investment Management.
A lot has already been written about blockchain and distributed-ledger technology, but Victor believes this is only the start. If anything, he says, the hype will accelerate.
AxiomSL's work with Standard Charter landed it the best implementation at a sell-side firm category in this year's SST Awards. Anthony Malakian chats to Alex Tsigutkin about the win.
Anthony Malakian chats to Numerix's Jim Jockle about his firm's two wins at this year's Sell-Side Technology Awards.
Anthony Malakian chats to SmartStream's Kurt Eldridge about his firm's win in this year's SST Awards.
Anthony Malakian chats to Fenergo's Mick Furlong about his firm's win in this year's SST Awards.
This year's Sell-Side Technology Awards, held at the Marriott Marquis in New York on April 21, featured 26 individual categories and 27 winners. Here is an overview of this year’s winners and why they won.
Autonomy launched in February 2015
This win makes it four in a row for the New York-based specialist risk provider.
R3 was launched with 43 member banks.
Numerix was the other co-winner in this category.
SmartStream was the other co-winner in this category.
Write-ups by Victor Anderson, Anthony Malakian, Dan DeFrancesco and John Brazier.