Get your asset management news fix right here, right now! What are your thoughts on consumer data and the risk that AI and FinTech pose? How are you keeping up with sustainable investment trends and modern client reporting? There’s even more for you to mull over during your coffee break below.
Data vs. Tech: Is There Too Much Risk to Coexist?
The idea that technological advances are putting data privacy at risk has led to consumers issuing ultimatums, like the use of data must be clear and any security risk of said data should result in regulatory fines. According to Privitar Privacy Pulse’s recently published study, there is a mounting concern from US, UK, and French consumers and businesses alike.
FINMA Estimates 800% Coverage is Required for Crypto Risk
Banks have been advised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) to set cryptocurrency risk at no lower than 800% of the current market value. Why? Crypto investments are still regarded as volatile. Therefore, financial institutions have been recommended to assign enough capital to cover any potential loss. Ouch!
ICOs to STOs: Discover What’s Trending in FinTech
The value of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has been the focus of debate, leading up to a brand-new trend. It seems that Security Token Offerings (STOs) are taking up the mantle from ICOs due to a rising popularity amongst retail investors. However, with shifts and changes, regulatory and jurisdictional issues come into play…
How to Be a Smart CMO: Choosing the Right Data Infrastructure
The marketing buzz has been around mapping the customer journey – well, not anymore! The road to intelligent data platforms is the right direction to take. But, doesn’t this involve setting up complex systems and integrating intricate software? Oh, and isn’t it the process going to be a costly one? If you’re a smart CMO, you’ll follow these 3 steps to put your data first.
ESG to Be Stricter with RSPO Certifications
Over 90 global investors, including Aegon Asset Management and Prudential, have pushed for stronger standards to be implemented when it comes to RSPO certifications. This stance is to ensure RSPO commitments are adhered to by companies – especially those managing sustainable investment portfolios associated with deforestation risks.
Research Report: The Essential Client Reporting Capabilities for Wealth Managers
There’s so much to learn about the client reporting requirements for the modern wealth manager. With the ‘Client Reporting – Regulatory Burden or Client Engagement Tool?’ report now available from WealthBriefing and Computershare Communication Services, you can find out how to take advantage of the digitalised reporting capabilities.
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