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May 28, 2019

MIPIM 2019: Engaging the Future

In March 2019, SS&C sent two teams to Cannes for the largest European real estate industry event of the year, le Marché International des Professionnels de l’IMmobilier, or MIPIM. This was the 30th consecutive year for MIPIM, which hosted nearly 30,000 attendees and exhibitors at the four-day event.

May 21, 2019

SuperReturn International: data is still front and center

The private equity industry has gone through a period of extraordinary growth over the last few years. 2017 set a new fundraising record and 2018 was another banner year for the asset class. However, growth seems to be slowing and the industry is facing a number of challenges - chief among them the high levels of EBITDA multiples of private companies.

May 15, 2019

Clarifying GMP equalisation and conversion to scheme members

The UK Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) released the long-awaited “Guidance on the use of the Guaranteed Minimum Pensions (GMP) conversion legislation” on April 18, 2019. Historically, GMPs could create an inequality in the total benefits a man or a woman received under similar circumstances. Over the past few decades, the UK government has determined that pension schemes must equalise pensions to resolve those inequalities, though there is not a specific method that is required to reach that equalisation.

Apr 19, 2019

Three keys to achieving 40% more efficiency in commercial lending ops

A recent assessment published by the Mortgage Bankers Association estimates that commercial and multifamily mortgage originations increased to more than $573 billion in 2018.

Apr 17, 2019

How equipped are you to support debt instruments?

This blog will focus on the next steps; how can firms’ operations support debt instruments without incurring unacceptable cost or risk?

Apr 8, 2019

Is your outsourcing strategy stifling your success?

How an asset or wealth manager handles the transition from in-sourcing to outsourcing can make or break their business

Mar 26, 2019

The rise of loan investments: why the change in course?

An increasing number of institutional and alternative asset managers are switching to new asset classes.

Mar 7, 2019

HedgeNews Africa Symposium highlights technology’s role in seizing emerging opportunities

The 10th annual HedgeNews Africa Symposium, which took place on February 21 in Cape Town, showed why Africa is one of the world’s most dynamic and exciting investment markets.

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