ADMINISTRATION

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

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 ...

How the world of data management is changing

Megan Talmage, Chief Operations Officer, and Julie Andrews, Head of Institutional Business, at Blue Orbit Asset Management di...

"A leap into the unknown": how fund operators can plan for a post-pandemic world

Gerard Brown, Head of Investment Execution at Hesta, explains the biggest challenges Covid-19 poses ...


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.

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

Why the role of chief operating officer is becoming more strategic

Steven Seow, Director, Singapore Consulting examines how the role of COO differs for institutional and retail fund operators, and why it is becoming m...

Case study: How Dragon Capital has adapted to cope with coronavirus

Ailsa Cuthbert, Associate Director, Marketing & Investor Relations at Dragon Capital explains how the company has adapted its people, processes and te...

Technology & Data

Video: How asset managers' data needs are changing

Mary-Patricia Hall CFA, Head of the Data Management Office at Insight Investment talks to Fund Operator about the changing data requirements of asset managers and whether Data as a Service is a growing trend