New Perspective: Buy Side Invests in Consolidated Platforms, Common Data

BST North American Summit on Oct. 4, 2011

In an effort to streamline the flow of data and processes across an organization to help with increased regulatory and client transparency demands, BlackRock and others are making significant investments in the consolidation of their multi-asset platforms. Speaking before an audience at this year's Buy-Side Technology North American Summit, BlackRock managing director and CIO Tom Fortin said his firm has made—and will continue to make—significant investments into consolidating its