Evolving in the New Operational Frontier

December 10, 2014

There are 9 key challenges spurring a growing focus on operations

Asset managers traditionally have thought of their operating environment as “the back office” or the “plumbing” behind portfolio management. But this view is outdated in an industry that has grown enormously more complex and competitive in the last 20 years.

Investment organizations now face a host of challenges that require them to be operationally adept — from a growing compliance burden and escalating investor demands to shifting economics, the proliferation of investment strategies and vehicles, rapid globalization, and more.  

To gain advantage in a hypercompetitive world, asset managers must not only evolve their operations, but also discover new ways to leverage them. 

Our white paper, Evolving in the New Operational Frontier, includes a detailed look at:

Investment organizations now face a host of challenges that require them to be operationally adept.

  • The nine key challenges that define this new frontier, and their broader implications
  • How asset managers can gain a competitive advantage by evolving their operating capabilities
  • Why having the right operating platform has become a critical success factor

 

Download Evolving in the New Operational Frontier (PDF) to learn more.