Asset managers are facing a perfect storm. A combination of mounting regulatory pressure, the shift to low capital market returns and increasing competition have left margins looking wafer thin.
There are a number of reasons why asset managers are increasingly looking to integrate their performance measurement and risk analytics systems.
Coming soon: GIPS 20/20, the latest update of the performance standards to which more than 1,600 fund managers around the world now subscribe.
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How many asset managers have made a serious study of the total cost of ownership (TCO) of their on-premise performance measurement system?
Many Asset Managers don’t have a way of measuring different asset classes on the same platform and this can lead to some serious issues.
Past performance may be no guide to the future, but asset managers and investors still want meaningful data that tells them what has (or hasn’t) been achieved.
"Asset managers today face a fundamental and indisputable fact: the world they are analyzing in order to make and execute investment decisions is increasingly complex and rich in data."
"In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks."