Social Media Still a Dirty Word

Anthony Malakian, deputy editor, Buy-Side Technology

I'm starting to think that I'm being hoodwinked, bamboozled, straight-up hustled. How else can you explain all this talk about technologists struggling with security concerns around social networking sites, other than a lack of evidence that any buy-side firms are actually using these outlets?

This week American Century Investments unveiled a survey of more than 300 advisors, and of that substantial sample a grand total of zero respondents used sites like Facebook, YouTube and MySpace for busine