Get your post-Hump Day financial news fix right here! This week – learn why gaming can be more than just a hobby for asset managers, how client reporting and compliance is becoming more streamlined, and when the blockchain revolution is happening. All this and more to keep you engaged and entertained in between meetings.
It Pays to Play: Why You Need to be an Asset Manager/Gamer
Fortnite – the multi-player, battle-themed video game – is the way to play it forward in finance. That’s right, asset managers should aspire to replicate the rise of the online gaming sensation to improve their business models. From scalability and downstream opportunities to using the latest tech – it’s not just virtual reality, people.
Streamlining the RegTech Horizon: How Client Reporting & Compliance is Evolving
Following the roll-out of the 2018 regulations by ESMA, such as MiFID II, RegTech firms have responded with a series of streamlining solutions for client reporting and compliance. This includes Leverate’s Regyoul8, which offers automated execution capabilities, so firms can reap the RegTech benefits.
CMOs and CFOs Unite: The New Face of a Finance & Marketing
Word around the water cooler is that the finance and marketing departments are closing the chasm due to their mutual business strategies. The Time Value of Money (TVM) and digital marketing campaigns is not alien to how finance brains think. Because of their similar goals, there is a long-term advantage for CFOs and CMO to share more than just office space.
Go Green or Go Home: How Climate-Friendly Projects Benefit Companies and the Planet
Corporate Green Bonds supplied to climate-friendly projects have surged in the past 5 years and are now on trend (with companies like Apple, Unilever, and Bank of America involved – of course, it is!) One of the major concerns has been concerns about the impact of green bonds – do they help the environment and benefit organisations too? The answer is…
Trial by Robot: Finland Tests the AI Waters
Can the future be man and machine instead of man versus machine? Finland is about to answer that uncanny question as 28 employees are set to work alongside 18 robots in a new government trial. With more than €10 million invested in robotics, Anna-Maija Karjalainen, the Director General of Public Sector ICT at the Ministry of Finance, tells all about the Nordic country’s focus on AI.
Blockchain Vision: The Future of Asset Management Starts Here
The industry perspective may be clouded by a lack of transparency and fears about unregulated cryptocurrencies vulnerable to cyber abuse, but Genesis Vision is about to blow our minds with the first blockchain-based platform. The new system operates with efficiency and transparency at its core – will this change the minds of those skeptical private trust managers?
Learn more about the news that affects you by attending our next The Summit for Asset Management (TSAM) London thought leadership and networking event on 28th February 2019