ADMINISTRATION

Outsourcing vs. plug and play - how to choose the right strategy for your firm

Christina Schack, Head Data Governance, Operations & Projects at Vontobel explores the trick to getting outsourcing decisions right

The role of external consultants in making outsourcing decisions

Fund Operator speaks to three experts to discuss the benefits of third-party consultants when making decisions about outsourcing versus develop...

The tools that are improving client engagement and satisfaction

Cheryl Pipia, Head of USI Integrated Sales & Client Engagement, T. Rowe Price explains how tech make products feel customised and improve clien...

How small and mid-sized funds can use third-party service providers to stay competitive

Fund Operator speaks to Kraig Kupiec, Chief Operating & Financial, KWK Management about how small or niche fund operators c...

Culture & People Management

The big question: how can asset managers meet their data responsibilities

Jonathan Matthews, Head of Middle Office at London and Capital Group explains why data literacy is a...

How to get your data management strategy right

Nicole Grootveld-Sandig, Chief Operating Officer at MN, explores how to data strategy right including understanding how infor...

Why the recent market volatility is driving asset managers towards ESG

David Czupryna, Head of ESG Development at Candriam, explores how the pandemic has shone a light on ...


Strategy

How to integrate ESG data into a quantitative investment processes

Kathryn McDonald, Head of Sustainable Investing at Rosenberg Equities, AXA Investment Management explores the main challenges that fund operators face when dealing with ESG data.

Profile: The firm that's making consistent ESG standards a reality

Bryan Esterly, Director of Research at the Standards, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board explains how the body creates its international standa...

Outsourcing vs. plug and play - how to choose the right strategy for your firm

Christina Schack, Head Data Governance, Operations & Projects at Vontobel explores the trick to getting outsourcing decisions right

How extreme volatility impacts investment decisions

Carsten Mumm, Chief Economist and Head of Capital Market Risk Analysis at Donner & Reuschel shares some of the steps his firm took when faced with free-falling markets and the lessons learnt for the future

Case study: How three firms have adapted to working from home

From market volatility to lockdown - three asset managers explain how their organisations have coped with the operational challenges of coronavirus

Technology & Data

The big question: how can asset managers meet their data responsibilities

Jonathan Matthews, Head of Middle Office at London and Capital Group explains why data literacy is a top concern for the firm and how fund managers can think about information security