The move towards smart contracts and DLT presents a new opportunity for custodian banks to grant client access to their own data.
Outsourcing partnerships were ranked as a relatively low priority as it is already a core part of many buy-side strategies.
For decades the custody world has operated in the same way, with the same systems and same technology. However, in this new era of technology advancements, data requirements and automation, custodians are adapting and transforming.
The Global Custodian Team are joined by State Street's Nick Wright to discuss the week's news, tax transparent funds, pension funds outsourcing and digitisation.