Administrative functions underpin the success of fund groups operations, with a requirement to constantly review, monitor and adjust to market and internal demands. Here we provide the latest views from leading operators in administrative roles on asset servicing, technology, data, compliance, and strategy.

FCA presents Sustainability Disclosure Requirements

The UK financial services regulatory body presented its delayed Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) and investment labels to heightened response.

How could the asset mix shift as net zero deadlines approach?

Maria Nazarova-Doyle, Global Head of Sustainable Investment, IFM Investors, shares her views on emerging regulation, attractive assets, and coping ...

Collaboration and communication is only way for ‘risk management’

Risk management must be dealt with on a dual basis, using internal training and regulatory admin adherence to achieve the best results.

How fund operators can act on ESG data

Aria Goudarzi, Experienced Data Leader and Advisor, discusses actioning ESG data through the operational and regulatory pipeline.

Shifting ESG regulatory needs: What fund operators need to know

Alex Struc, CEO of Goalsfirst, discusses how fund operators can manage constantly changing regulations and client needs.

UK, US, and Australian asset managers given low ESG scores

A new assessment by Morningstar showed English-speaking countries filled the lower end of ESG investing commitment spectrum.

How operations teams can cope with shifting E, S, and G priorities

Kroum Sourov, Lead ESG Analyst, ESG Sovereign Research at Candriam, explains how everchanging regulations can be a help – and hindrance – to unders...

How operations teams can balance innovation and risk

Brian Digney, Research & Content Director, Standards Board for Alternative Investments (SBAI), discusses how investment operations professionals can balance the need...

When can investors expect ESG regulatory standardisation?

David Carlin, Head of Risk, United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP-FI), outlines the ESG regulatory roadmap for insurance investment teams - i...
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