Asian fund managers are increasingly making use of technology in their marketing and sales strategies, with managers surveyed by Cerulli ranking an increase in their digital and social media presence as their third-most-important priority.
Technology & software solutions
Glue42, a company that delivers integrated desktop experiences to financial institutions globally, and Leading Point Financial Markets, a financial services advisory and delivery partner, are partnering to help clients provide a 'next-generation' trading desktop experience.
Vanguard Group has consolidated management of taxable money market funds on the cloud-based Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS).
SimCorp, a leading provider of integrated, front-to-back, multi-asset investment management solutions and services to the world’s largest buy-side institutions, today announces the successful SFTR go live at PGGM, one of Europe’s largest pension funds with asset of EUR252 billion, is now live on SimCorp's SFTR solution.
SuMi TRUST, one of the largest financial services groups in Japan, has selected Fund Recs' Transfer Agency bank reconciliation module for its fund services business in Ireland.
ACA Compliance Group (ACA), a provider of governance, risk, and compliance advisory services and technology solutions, has launched the mobile app version of its ComplianceAlpha platform for risk and compliance management.
The combination of technological advancement and a younger generation of investment professionals coming up the ranks is leading to enhanced collaboration, greater productivity and improved efficiency across the investment industry.
Pico has announced a new managed colocation facility at Chunghwa Telecom’s CHT Taipei IDC in Banqiao, New Taipei City.
Allianz Global Investors, a leading active asset manager, has adopted IHS Markit's leading investment management platform, thinkFolio, as the strategic decision support solution for its global fixed income business.
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) is to implement AxiomSL's Global Shareholding Disclosures solution. Under the agreement, AxiomSL will provide cloud-based, automated daily position monitoring and reporting to help MUFG meet shareholding disclosure requirements across its global footprint.