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Not all reconciliation is created equal

Outsourcing technology has increased in popularity across the investment management community. Over the past few years, however, we’ve seen many of our clients looking to gain efficiency by outsourcing some of their back-office activity as well.

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Posted in Technology, Traditional and Alternative Asset Management, Wealth Management and Financial Planning

World-class technology holds the key to Saudi Arabia’s successful transformation

As we discussed in our previous blog posts (“The transformation of Saudi Arabia” and “IPOs, PIF and PPPs: It All Spells Opportunities for Financial Institutions”), the Saudi government is responding to its over-reliance on hydrocarbons and what has been a

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Posted in EMEA, Global, Technology, Traditional and Alternative Asset Management

Survey: Private equity firms increasingly focused on operational efficiency, governance & transparency

While at the 2017 SuperReturn International conference in Berlin, we surveyed approximately 100 GPs, LPs and other professionals within private equity to learn more about private equity business operations.

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Posted in Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, Traditional and Alternative Asset Management, Wealth Management

More radical restructurings key to banks’ future profitability

“The first cut is the deepest,” according to the Cat Stevens song. But not, it seems, when it comes to the world’s banks. After years of reviews, reorganizations and refocusing—during which banks have revamped business models and taken a scythe

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Posted in Asset Managers, Traditional and Alternative Asset Management

Saudi Arabia’s vision heralds major market transformation

While much of the world has been focused on Trump and Brexit, the potential unravelling of the European Union, and the prospect of trade spats and ‘de-globalization,’ another wildcard event has garnered far less attention—the economic and social transformation taking

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Posted in Global, Region Middle East, Technology, Traditional and Alternative Asset Management

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