Platforms / Wraps
Russell Investments has announced that it will acquire On-line Partnership Group Limited (OLPG), significantly expanding Russell's relationships with UK independent financial advisers (IFAs) and enhancing the way in which the OLPG's advisers work with retail investors.19 Nov 2013
John Mayr, Marketing and Partner Development at Danish software and financial expertise provider SimCorp analyses the impact of technology in the financial industry.19 Nov 2013
Carmignac Gestion has made its funds available over Cofunds, one of the UK's largest investment platforms managing over £50bn in assets for more than 800,000 investors.07 Nov 2013
Fatca has been cited as one of the areas that can be better addressed through the merger of technology companies, more specifically in the form of the recent acquisiton of US based AnalytX by eFront, the specialist in solutions for alternative asset managers.24 Oct 2013
Technology provider StatPro has released an update of its Revolution cloud-based service for portfolio analysis, including decomposition of fixed income OTC derivatives.16 Oct 2013
Five years on from its launch, transaction network Calastone's chairman and CEO Julien Hammerson has explained his thoughts on how the company will continue to grow.01 Oct 2013
Schroder Investment Management (Luxembourg) has implemented a solution from Milestone Group that automates daily Nav validation of some 1,400 prices in a 45 minute timeframe.24 Sep 2013
SimCorp has released SimCorp Dimension version 5.4 which includes new FX hedging functionality and the introduction of new trading limits in the compliance manager.23 Aug 2013
Global provider of foreign exchange trading services OANDA has announced improvements to fxTrade Mobile applications for iPhone, iPad, and Android smartphones and tablets.20 Aug 2013
StatPro, the provider of cloud based IT services for asset managers, has released an upgrade to its Revolution offering, which includes a new liquidity risk dashboard.12 Aug 2013
Martin Porter, global sales director at b-next, says that buy side firms need to consider the implications of increasing regulatory scrutiny of markets.01 Aug 2013
SimCorp and AcadiaSoft have partnered to offer an improved solution for automating margin between counterparties active in collateral management.23 Jul 2013
Lagos, Nigeria based MBO Capital has selected technology provider eFront's Frontinvest solution to support the establishment of an investment platform for alternative investments.16 Jul 2013
Jersey-based Fidusys Online, which offers an online fiduciary management solution, has struck a deal with ACPI to use its system for investment management, the first time it has been used this way outside its core trust management market.10 Jul 2013
A survey of wealth managers representing more than $1trn in assets under management has found that the industry faces significant challenges in getting a grip on rising IT costs and the threat this poses to business margins.09 Jul 2013
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) is gaining ground across the European asset management industry, but Italy's is still weighted to the retail investor.
Henderson Global Investors has won the Group of the Year category at the InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards, with Polar Capital taking Specialist Group of the Year.
InvestmentEurope's Pension Fund Forum is taking place today, 21 November, in Zurich - offering a programme of individual speakers and panel discussion throughout the day.