SS&C experts frequently speak and share their expertise at conferences and customer forums, and are available to speak to the media on a wide range of topics. Talking points include global financial industry trends, regulatory best practise, technology developments and business process outsourcing. SS&C spokespeople have first-hand experience of the business and technology challenges facing firms of all sizes from hedge funds, private equity funds, fund of fund and wealth managers through to institutional investment management firms, insurance companies, pension funds and real estate investment trusts.
Best practice recommendations and industry viewpoints
To meet the stringent requirements of regulations such as AIFMD, EMIR, FATCA and FormPF firms need to put the appropriate data aggregation, analysis and reporting procedures in place. A range of best practice recommendations and industry viewpoints authored by SS&C GlobeOp’s regulatory solutions is available here.
Trends in fund administration
Increased regulation and the demand for greater transparency around risk and performance from investors are among the challenges facing fund managers and administrators. Experts from SS&C GlobeOp can provide insight into how fund administration technology and services have evolved as well as industry best practice around asset valuation and OTC derivatives. SS&C has extensive experience in servicing hedge funds, fund of funds, managed accounts and private equity funds.
Growth in outsourcing
Viewpoints on outsourcing best practice
The trend to outsource middle and back-office functions has been growing steadily. As well as offering significant cost savings outsourcing can deliver operational efficiencies and improve ability to execute investment strategies. SS&C experts can discuss the merits of outsourcing back office functions including accounting, compliance processing and reporting and middle office functions including asset valuation, investment performance, reconciliation and collateral management.
Trends in Investment Management
An increasingly complex operational and regulatory landscape faces investment management firms of all descriptions, from asset and wealth managers to mortgage REITs, insurance companies and third party administrators. SS&C experts can discuss the specific business and technology challenges facing each of the different players, covering topics such as best practise in delivering operational efficiency, investment accounting, performance measurement, investor transparency, client reporting, risk management and regulatory compliance.