Strategy

In a rapidly evolving industry, robust operational strategies are required to manage growth, consolidation, change, and business evolution. This section covers the subjects and issues fund operations leaders are exploring and coming up against, including business and fund structures, operational policies, fund distribution, and the bridge between business plans and operational execution.

World Bank view: Climate must be mainstreamed and integrated into all of our investments

Scott Cantor, Senior Financial Officer Capital Markets and Investments, Treasury, explains how the World Bank is thin...

How J.P. Morgan Asset Management is implementing a new global operating model

Fred Crosnier, Global Head of Operations, J.P. Morgan Asset Management shares how the firm is starting a multi-year initiative to implement its new...

How fund operators can minimise disruption by streamlining operations

Three operations experts give their views on how asset managers need to respond to recent volatility and the ways in which streamlined architecture...

Building ESG accountability through governance structures

Dr Zeynep Hizir, Digital Transformation Influencer examines the role accountability plays in ensuring fund operators stick to their ESG promises and while technology...

How a switch from RPI to CPIH would impact the Gender Insurance Gap

Daniela Silcock, Head Of Policy Research at the Pensions Policy Institute explores the judicial review of the decision to replace RPI with CPIH and...

Why fund operators should consider boosting allocations to international stocks

Kevin Mahn, President and Chief Investment Officer at Hennion & Walsh Asset Management explores how inflation is impacting fund operators and how t...

How can institutional investors ensure that asset managers practice ESG standards?

Eric Newman, Trustee, OPEB, City of Stamford explores the importance of ESG standards and how institutional investors...

Why responsible investment must matter to non-ESG investors

Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance at London Business School explores which ESG factors truly boost investment returns, which don’t, and how to spot...

How Invesco is using strategic scenario planning to de-risk the future

Nicolas Steiner, Director, Strategy and Innovation at Invesco, explores the steps the company is taking to address disruption on the horizon includ...
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