Administration

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.

How to build universally accepted ESG standards and benchmarks

Karen Wawrzaszek, Chair, Investment Committee, Meyer Foundation and, Regional President, BNY Mellon Wealth Management, explores how the industry is...

Why outsourcing is growing in popularity among fund operators

Fund Operator, in association with AxiomXL spoke to 20 COOs and senior ops professionals at global asset management firms to find out how attitudes...

How outsourcing can help fund operators to innovate more quickly

Alain Mandy, Chief Operating Officer at Wellington Management explores some of the benefits of outsourcing including innovation, scalability and ti...

How institutional investors should be thinking about cryptocurrencies

Muammer Cakir, an Independent Senior Treasurer, explores why cybersecurity is the core risk to treasurers and cash managers if more currency is hel...

The key trends impacting the fiduciary management market

ESG, fee pressure and increased tendering are the three core trends driving change in the fiduciary management market, says Ciprian Balan, Investment Governance & Ov...

How the pandemic has impacted fiduciary managers' ability to manage volatility

Dr Gerard Moerman, head of fiduciary services & investment solutions at Aegon Asset Management in Amsterdam discusses how the insurer has managed s...

How to manage conflicts of interest in parallel funds

Maria Long, Content and Research Director at the SBAI, explores  the operational challenges to managing conflicts and how they can be overcome

How regulation is impacting outsourcing arrangements

Carolyn Saunders, Head of Pensions & Long-Term Savings at Pinsent Masons explores how the CMA investigation and MiFID II European Union regulations are leading to re...

How Aberdeen Standard Investments is tackling ESG data challenges

Martin Kwiatkowski, Investment Operations Director at Aberdeen Standard Investments, explains the benefits of global data standards and how the fir...
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