Business Development at DiligenceVault. Former Research Analyst at Aksia. Columbia University alumnus.
Differentiation has become the touchstone of the future, and those funds that strategically embrace change in a way that responds to investor demands will be the ones that prosper going forward. – Paraphrasing E&Y (Global Hedge Fund & Investor Survey) Creating differentiation in an increasingly competitive landscape not only requires innovation in investment product/strategy and best-in-class operations, but also a strategic focus
With the over increasing focus on independent administrations to support controls around valuations (i.e. AML/KYC and so forth), it’s interesting to visualize the state of the industry: Based on sheer number of funds, who are the top service providers? We are a bit hesitant in adding up gross assets or regulatory AUM, so we’re showing you an info-graphic based on
The investment management industry has been leveraging terabytes of data, even before the phrase “big data” got coined. Firms like Bloomberg and Reuters led the first big wave in capital markets. Today, big data is being recognized and packaged in many forms, and comes from various sources: social media, corporate data, consumer data, environmental data, or even industry specific data (shopping, shipping, healthcare, consumer,