Some fund admins prefer to build ESG products in-house, while others, notably Northern Trust, consider it ‘inefficient’ from a cost and time perspective.
More realistic job requirements and in-house training programs could boost recruitment in face of increased cyber threats
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
SEI will work with other companies to build third-party applications connecting to its wealth platform.
An examination of the ‘data translator’ role and how it can help forward a firm’s data agenda.
The solution was produced for and with the cooperation of client-firm CTOs
The ability for fund administrators to deliver the quality and caliber of services expected by increasingly demanding buy-side firms is largely contingent on their technology—possessing industry-leading technology makes delivering reliable, accurate and…
Centerbridge's partnership with SEI began in late 2015.
SEI won this year's Buy-Side Technology Award for best fund administrator.
Platform launched to tackle increasing cost and complexity of regulatory compliance.
IBOR takes hold for fund admins, shadow accountants
As a result of 2008, fund admins are having to build out their data mgmt capabilities.
Analytics will back growing UK fiduciary management arm
After fits and starts, defined-benefit corporate pension plans on both sides of the Atlantic are now in steady pursuit of liability-driven investment strategies that more closely align future responsibilities and current assets. This has had a meaningful…
The best fund administrator category has never been the most popular in terms of the number of entries it has attracted since its 2009 debut in the Buy-Side Technology Awards. But that is understandable, given the modest number of organizations making up…
Iridian Asset Management has chosen SEI to provide a number of services for its Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (Ucits) fund.
Fund administrator SEI has selected SmartStream for a joint project that will create a single reconciliations utility within the firm.
The job of fund administration has become increasingly onerous as hedge funds are relying more and more on their administrators for regulatory compliance support. Form PF created a new reporting paradigm on the buy side, which has since expanded with…
Sciens Alternative Investments, a capital management firm with approximately $4.8 billion assets under management, is outsourcing its managed account platform to SEI.
In 2012, perhaps more so than any year prior, the buy side took notice of the importance of the fluid relationship between hedge funds and their fund administrators. As the largest US hedge funds submitted their first ever Form PF filings this year—with…
In years past, the term “outsourcing” has often carried with it something of a stigma across the buy side, as the envisioned technology enhancements and operational efficiencies simply did not materialize. As a result, buy-side firms, especially smaller…
Form PF offering entails SEI filing the form electronically on behalf of clients, easing their time, infrastructure, and expense burdens.