Asset Managers Reexamining Outsourcing Strategies

At this year's TSAM NY event, executives from Putnam Investments and General Motors Asset Management discussed how outsourcing has changed in recent years.


Whether it's Form PF, Form PDQ, Aifmd, Fatca, or some other acronym representing a new regulatory mandate, the buy side has been working to try and figure out how best to handle new reporting requirements. At the same time, asset managers are under increased fee pressure, which is resulting in more competition, and technology is evolving rapidly.

It's a perfect storm that has forced firms on the buy side to reexamine their outsourcing strategies, according to panelists at this year's TSAM NY eve

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