More exacting demands from investors has driven buy-side managers to beef up their performance attribution functions in order to support more in-depth client reporting capabilities and other front-office operations. At the same time, firms have been challenged to improve their attribution tools without incurring significant new costs.
Fortunately, ongoing client requirements for more information and deeper levels of transparency has not necessarily forced managers to make major new investments i
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails