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Coronavirus

Fund managers and exchanges likely to come out of Covid-19 as best performers in financial services, says finnCap

Fund managers and exchanges likely to come out of Covid-19 as best performers in financial services, says finnCap

Fund managers and exchanges are likely to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis as the best relative performers compared to other financial services sub-sectors, according to the latest ‘finn-ancial Times’ published by adviser and broker finnCap Group. While lenders will be at a disadvantage, figures show the sector overall appears in a strong position to recover.

Financial Information

Refinitiv expands real-time data feed to cover Australian bank bills pricing

Refinitiv expands real-time data feed to cover Australian bank bills pricing

Refinitiv is expanding its data distribution agreement with Yieldbroker to provide Bank Bills pricing to customers. The partnership enables Refinitiv to provide market participants with information relating to short-term funding, balance sheet management, hedging strategies, necessary instrument valuation, and risk management.

Data and Analytics

Dynamic reporting and data visualisation tools set to improve GP/LP relationship

Dynamic reporting and data visualisation tools set to improve GP/LP relationship

The alternative fund management industry is witnessing a huge rise in the volume and diversity of data being ingested, as technology innovation facilitates firms in their research and portfolio construction activities; not to mention using advanced analytical tools to improve the quality of fund reporting.

PODCAST

SEI Podcast Series: Technology transformation in investment management firms

SEI Podcast Series: Technology transformation in investment management firms

In a recent white paper entitled Evolution in Asset Management, SEI pointed out that 70 per cent of US fund managers are currently looking to deploy advanced analytics in the front-office. The field of data science and machine learning-based data analysis is helping to transform how fund managers think about data to gain a competitive edge.