When Amazon launched in 1994, it was billed as “the world’s biggest bookstore.” It turned out to be the template for a new kind of business—an online marketplace that could bring together a fragmented, far-flung assortment of buyers and sellers around a product category. Since then, the power of the online platform model has proved […]
Asset managers should do all they can to embrace technology developments or risk sliding out of contention as providers of investment products and services, according to the findings of research into fintech changes affecting the industry. SEI’s paper titled The Upside of Disruption: Why the Future of Asset Management Depends on Innovation comes as an […]
Danske Bank’s private banking and wealth management services in Northern Ireland will continue to use a portfolio management solution from SEI for a further three years, the two groups have announced. The two have been working together since 2011, and Danske said this would facilitate its ability to maintain implementation of technology that gives its […]
SEI, Scorpio Partnership, and NPG Wealth Management have jointly published research into attitudes of up and coming wealth, which suggest that the character of wealth managers may be as important as the value they offer.
Fund services provider SEI has picked Calastone to supply its order routing service for the UK market.
SEI’s investment approach has been widely supported in the US but is less well known in Europe, Addison says. It starts with a client’s attitude to risk at various points in their life. “People have different needs at different times. Yet we find that especially at the retail end of the market, investors tend to buy and sell at the wrong times.”
Baring Asset Management, the London-based investment manager, has agreed to buy SEI Asset Korea.
Business optimism among US investment managers is high, a poll by SEI has suggested.
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