Buy Side Has an Eye, but Not a Finger on the Pulse, say Tech Chiefs

The C-Level roundtable was the first panel of the day at BST Europe 2014.

One prime example of this was Bitcoin, with moderator Jogi Narain, CTO at Vicitek highlighting the fact that some buy-side firms had launched funds for the crypto-currency of late. The other panelists, however, while saying that the idea of crypto-currency as a whole had legs, also expressed concern that it wasn't developed enough to be integrated into the professional investment management environment.

"I think it's had a lot of publicity, it's obviously in the trough right now with people thin