The advancement towards greater use of technology has posed both an opportunity and challenge for many industries including the investment management sector. Technology is helping the investment industry to manage costs, improve efficiencies and effectiveness, but also creates new requirements for technology savvy operational professionals, ones keen to work in the finance sector. Lately the coming together of talent and technology to build resilient operating infrastructure, that is future fit and protects profitability, has become a burning priority for larger investment groups concerned by a stalling of growth and critical development projects.
The New Operating Environment: People, Processes, and Technology special report produced in partnership with SimCorp, examines global developments in operating models from the perspective of investment industry leaders from around the globe. The report explores how the recent pandemic has impacted core operating approaches, the long-term changes driven by technology enhancements and evolving operating procedures, talent acquisition and retention in the front to back office, plus data and client reporting developments.