Asset Management

Axyon AI expands advisory board

Axyon AI, the leading AI provider for asset management firms, has added three experienced names to its panel of senior advisors. Manu Choudhary, Luigi Conti, and Marisol Menendez have joined the Axyon AI advisory board, as the company seeks to accelerate its growth in the asset management sector. Read more »

BTON Financial partners with genesis to automate trading for asset managers

BTON Financial, the independent outsourced dealing desk for asset managers and genesis, the Low Code Application Platform for Capital Markets, are pleased to announce their partnership to automate trading workflows, which in turn drives greater trading performance.  The partnership helps drive front office transformation, bringing together genesis’ ability for agile software development and BTON Financial’s independent technology and data driven... more Read more »

“2020 5th Global Asset Allocation Focus” will be held in Shanghai in June

Global Asset Allocation Focus 2020 (hereinafter referred as GAAF2020), founded in 2016. With a four-year proven-track record, GAAF2020 will invite more than 500 participants from more than 10 countries, who are mainly senior executives from private banking, family office, independent wealth, asset management, funds, securities, trusts, insurance, futures, etc. GAAF2020 will invite 40+ speakers to share their insights on the theme of "Chinese... more Read more »

Research Management Platforms Poised for 100% Adoption Among Asset Managers in Next Two Years

Asset managers are rapidly implementing dedicated research management platforms as the push to automate investment team workflows expands across the front-office, according to results from the 2020 Investor Survey: Modernizing Research Management report, published today by  Read more »

Coin Metrics Raises $6M

Coin Metrics, the leading provider of Cryptoasset Data and Infrastructure for institutional investors, announced today that it completed a $6 million round of funding. Read more »

GDF Supercharges Global Regulatory Affairs Capability With New Partnership & Four Senior Appointments

Global Digital Finance (GDF), the industry body advocating and accelerating the adoption of digital assets, today announces its partnership with Washington-based advisory and advocacy firm FS Vector, along with four new senior appointments to supercharge its global policy and regulatory affairs capability. Read more »

43% of pension schemes are ill-equipped to report on their ESG policy

More than two fifths (43%) of UK based trustees and pension managers do not feel properly equipped to monitor and report on their pension schemes’ ESG policy to a high standard, according to analysis from the UK pensions side of the asset servicing bank, CACEIS. From the 1st of October 2019, new UK legislation has required trustees to outline how they approach financially material factors, including ESG and climate change considerations, into... more Read more »

Aegon UK goes live on thinkFolio Managed Service from IHS Markit to support its new multi-asset fund range

IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Aegon UK, one of the world's leading providers of life insurance, pensions and asset management, is live on the thinkFolio Managed Service platform. Read more »

T. Rowe Price, Allianz Global Investors, Schroders, Credit Suisse International and Exane BNP Paribas join Plato Partnership

Plato Partnership, the not-for-profit company bringing real innovation to today’s European equites marketplace, is excited to announce that T. Rowe Price, Allianz Global Investors, Schroders, Credit Suisse International and Exane BNP Paribas are now members of the Partnership. Read more »

Digivault receives UK Government-backed seal of approval on cyber security measures

Digivault, a secure digital asset custody provider, announced today its successful completion of the Cyber Essentials Plus certification, reinforcing its commitment to unparalleled security and providing offerings that meet the requirements of institutional clients.  Read more »

Direxion provides Safe Havens to Investors, Releasing its new Multi Asset Flight to Safety ETF tracking Solactive Index

In times of economic uncertainty, investors search for a fallback-strategy enabling them to securely diversify their portfolios. Investors’ requirements are demanding as their investments should both withstand tumultuous markets and, at the same time, maintain an adequate return. New York-based Asset Manager Direxion tackles this compromise by issuing a Swiss-army knife index strategy, which utilizes three lowcorrelating asset classes covering... more Read more »

Guotai Junan International launches trading operations in Hong Kong with Finastra

Finastra announced that Guotai Junan International (GTJAI) has gone live with Finastra’s end-to-end equities derivatives trading and cross-asset risk solution, Fusion Sophis. The move has enabled GTJAI to launch trading operations in Hong Kong following a short implementation, helping to fuel the firm’s growth and maximize market share. Read more »

Broadridge Launches Forecasting Module within its Asset Management Revenue and Expense Management Solution

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc., a global Fintech leader and part of the S&P 500® Index, announces the launch of a new forecasting module within its leading revenue and expense management platform. Often performed on disconnected spreadsheets and applications or done manually, the process of projecting fees and constructing budgets can now efficiently be performed along with revenue and expense processes within a single technology... more Read more »

Asset Management Report Highlights Quiet Revolution in Attitudes to Oversight and Contingent NAV Capabilities

Asset managers are increasingly acting to adopt resilient oversight and contingent NAV solutions, in the face of ongoing regulatory attention and maturing automation solutions. This is according to new research from institutional fintech firm Milestone Group, who have been directly engaged in developing these capabilities for the global investments industry.  Read more »

Maitland Grows London Business Development Team to Meet Increasing Demand from European Asset Managers

 Maitland, the global advisory, family office and fund administration firm, has today announced two new hires as part of its continued growth across Europe. Natasha Head and Craig Rowland join as Business Development Managers based in London. Read more »

Pages

Magazine
ALL
Free Newsletter Sign-up
+44 (0) 208 819 32 53 +44 (0) 173 261 71 47
Download Our Mobile App
Financial It Youtube channel