External and internal factors can affect even your greatest ambitions. Knowing what is holding you back is as important as setting the strategic direction.
Rigid IT hampers compliance
With many firms relying on costly and risky manual workarounds for compliance, is it time for asset managers worldwide to re-assess whether they have what it takes to trade in a market that demands optimum efficiency?
Pressure on fees
Lower fee demands new strategies and assets
Clients are demanding much more value and accountability from their investment advisors. This, combined the rise of passives, puts pressure on fees. Should you be focusing on other areas in order to make expansion worthwhile?
The right data at the right time
Companies may struggle to capture data, or their infrastructure may not facilitate real-time position data. But how big a problem is this in actuality?
Manual processes and time to market
Manual processes impede growth in any field. Automation is the surest way to minimize the risk of human error and optimize time. How worthwhile a financial decision is it?
Data management needs to keep pace with business development
Investment data can be both an enabler and inhibitor to growth. Regardless of what your growth strategy is, you need to have a solid data foundation to succeed. What does that entail?
Benefits of a fully integrated trading architecture
Product and service innovation is seen by many, if not most, investment executives as key to long-term competitiveness and growth. This guide provides you with insights on how to optimize your investment management platform to enable innovation and realize growth.