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Oct 3, 2019

The data age: how data can drive decisions at all levels of an organization

When it comes to technology adoption and data, early adopters and innovators have a competitive advantage. SS&C’s webinar, The Data Age: How Data Can Drive Decisions at all Levels of an Organization covers how data impacts the decision-making process for alternative and asset management firms.

Sep 30, 2019

The power of raising capital by digitizing your investor onboarding experience

SS&C’s e-Investor solution is designed to minimize the error rate of documents submitted by investors, which our research shows can be as high as 80%. Reducing that error rate is especially important during the onboarding process.

Sep 13, 2019

Resident Money Market and Investment Funds return (“MMIF”)

The drive for better trade transparency led to the introduction of the MMIF reporting in 2014, which aims to capture a comprehensive overview of all transactions and positions of funds. The submission must be made on a quarterly basis for all Undertakings for the Collective Investment of Transferable Securities (UCITS) and hedge funds resident in the Republic of Ireland. 

Sep 11, 2019

The evolution and regulations of cryptocurrencies

As the United States and other globalized economies begin to warm to the idea of cryptocurrencies, the approaches of various government agencies tasked with regulating these new types of assets have been inconsistent.

Aug 27, 2019

Retirements and deaths in the context of GMP equalisation

In the last of our GMP equalisation blog series, we take a look at members who have retired and started to draw their scheme pension.  We also look briefly at cases where the scheme member has died and the member’s widow/widower is in receipt of a spouse’s pension from the scheme.

Aug 22, 2019

Digitizing your investor onboarding experience

In today’s environment, there are various key challenges associated with capital raising.  Our experts have found that up to 80% of documents submitted by investors contain errors requiring remediation when onboarding an investor into a fund.

Aug 19, 2019

ESG investing: trends and challenges

ESG investing consists of investing in ways that promote sustainable investments made with the intention of generating measurable social and environmental impact alongside financial returns.

Aug 13, 2019

US recession: past trends and future forecasts

A reasonable number of glum forecasts have surfaced in the recent few months, the majority of which predict an outright recession on the horizon. In a recent Q2 survey by the National Association for Business Economics of 53 economists had 60% of respondents suggesting there is a risk of recession by 2020, while 15% predicted a recession to begin this year, and some 33% foresaw a recession mid-way through next year.


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