The move towards smart contracts and DLT presents a new opportunity for custodian banks to grant client access to their own data.
The paper found measurability and comparability of non-financial performance is holding back asset managers embracing ESG within their portfolios.
The focus on increased transparency through transaction and trade reporting have led to a surge in demand for data generated from financial market infrastructures.
Think about what blockchain technology can do internally for your organisation, says Digital Asset CEO
Blythe Masters believes internal benefits of blockchain technology might be being overlooked.
Europe’s data protection laws and the incoming CSD Regulation could prevent implementation of the technology in the post-trade area.
The portal will combine data drawn directly from around 150 agent banks and the multiple loan market services provided by IHS Markit.
The Series A round of funding for the FinTech firm is the latest move for fund administrations expanding their front-office data capabilities.
Traditional long-only managers have been launching hedging strategies in the face of asset manager consolidation and the growth of passive investing.
Having been dramatically oversold, custodians are becoming more rational in what robotic technologies can and cannot be used for.