Since the financial crisis, the middle office has emerged as a critically important operational component of all types of asset management firms.
As consensus builds that middle office operations are largely untapped sources of value, they are being placed under considerable stress from a variety of sources, including increased regulations, more demanding investors, stronger competition, and the growth of complex, global products and strategies.
As managers have increasingly come to realise that there is value throughout their organisation, focusing on improving middle-office functions has become conventional thinking.
To provide you with unbiased transparency into the considerations in selecting a service provider as well as advice on preparing for a transition, SEI enlisted the help of Citisoft, a specialised operations consultant in the asset management industry.
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