Collateral management technology gains buy-side traction

A new Aite Group report, Inventory management: Collateral systems - an asset management perspective, anticipates greater adoption rates of third-party collateral management tools, but notes that these systems currently have little cachet among buy-side managers.

Fewer than 35 managers currently make up the buy-side client base of third-party collateral management platform vendors, according to report author Denise Valentine. By 2012, however, Aite expects spending on third-party collateral sy