Search posts by category

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.

Aug 8, 2019

From hype to help: AI adds value to process automation

Process automation is critical to any organization's growth in today's rapidly evolving world of business. To achieve their goals, many companies are turning to emerging technology for help, most notably artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotics.

Jul 19, 2019

IMN West Real Estate CFO & COO Forum

On 16-17 May, the IMN West Real Estate CFO & COO Forum was hosted in Santa Monica, California, and professionals from SS&C’s Real Assets team were there offering insight as panelist participants in two separate sessions: technology and opportunity zones.

Jul 18, 2019

Assessing and addressing fraud - An SS&C Deliver Conference sneak peek!

Due to the increased volume of exposed personal records through cyber breaches, it’s much easier for bad actors to combine illegally-obtained information with data gleaned from social media and other web-based, public information sites.  Once armed, these actors have shown incredible creativity in their exploitation of this data to steal money from our organizations and our customers.  Given this information rich-environment, how bad is fraud, and can we stop it?

Jul 16, 2019

Is blue sky compliance like the SEC or the IRS?

All fund compliance has risen to elevated levels within fund boards, and a recent hot topic has become state compliance, also known as blue sky laws.  This is due to obvious reasons– fees and penalties. 

Jul 5, 2019

GMP comparison of male and female scheme members

Previously, we’ve written about the benefits and challenges associated the new GMP legislation. Let’s look at how calculations would play out in a real-world example.

RSS