The Chicago-based custodian is leveraging new technologies to provide a suite of investment analytics tools for global institutional clients.
Apex has launched a new ESG data and ratings solution that will sit alongside its reporting service.
The partnership is the latest in JP Morgan’s strategy to collaborate with FinTech firms and provide its clients middle and back-office data to front-office decision makers.
Citco Institutional Services will provide new range of services aims to relieve legislative and regulatory pressures on institutional investors.
Custodians are moving to becoming one-stop-shop platforms, enabling investment managers to access a wider range of data and analytics tools.
Securities lenders and borrowers will be able to analyse their performance against best matched peer groups.
Big data is coming under growing scrutiny in certain quarters, as the risks of bad data could have an adverse affect on machine learning tools.
The platform, called Matrix, will aim to centralise and process all of the data captured by underlying custody, fund administration and transfer agency platforms.
With increased requirements on fund transparency, it could provide further opportunities for custodians to offer analytics services to asset managers.