Derivatives altering buy-side portfolio system requirements

A new study released by financial technology consultancy Aite Group entitled Multi-asset portfolio systems: The buy side's new pied piper cites growing buy-side activity in the $415 trillion over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market as a key driver shaping managers' demands for greater multi-asset functionality from their portfolio management systems.

In turn, third-party providers traditionally dominant in the buy-side portfolio management market face new competition from both independent an