Baillie Gifford Overhauls IT: Front-To-Back Project Includes Datastream Accounting System

TECHNOLOGY STRATEGIES

Baillie Gifford, Scotland's largest independent fund manager with over £11 billion (~US $17 billion) under management--and one of the few remaining private partnerships in the UK investment management community--is in the midst of carrying out an ambitious front-to-back-office systems overhaul at its Edinburgh headquarters. The investment manager, which specializes in international equity portfolio management, is implementing an onsite version of Primark Corp. subsidiary Datastream Investmen

To continue reading...