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Jun 6, 2019

Why passive investment strategies demand active performance attribution

In an environment where passive strategies look set to dominate the future investment landscape, are vendors providing technology solutions that meet the needs of today’s asset managers?

May 13, 2019

SS&C - shortlisted in eight categories at Waters Rankings Awards 2019

We’re pleased to announce that SS&C has made the shortlist for the Waters Rankings Awards 2019. These awards celebrate and recognize financial services providers, technology vendors, service providers and regulators that have demonstrated operational excellence over the past year.

Feb 1, 2019

Slow & steady wins the race when approaching your data analytics strategy

Firms want to win the data game. Fast. All too often we see firms sprint ahead to invest in a data analytics platform without first having a holistic data strategy in place.

Nov 1, 2018

DST Health Solutions named an IDC MarketScape Major Player

We’re pleased to share some good news:  SS&C’s DST Health Solutions was named as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: U.S. Population Health Analytics 2018 Vendor Assessment.

Oct 11, 2018

What is the future of distribution for asset management organizations?

What is the future of distribution for asset management organizations? We posed this question to attendees of our 2018 Distribution Summit in New York. 

May 29, 2018

Firms need to sharpen the focus on influential pro buyers

Asset managers dedicate an enormous amount of resources to reach advisors. But as advisors increase their reliance on models, their share of assets over which they have discretion has fallen to about 36%.

Apr 25, 2018

Trends that are rewriting the future for asset managers

My first time at SXSW in Austin, Texas last month provided a number of stimulating and thought-provoking takeaways for asset managers. Most of the sessions I attended were in the “Intelligent Future” track and focused on artificial intelligence (AI) and new technologies which are embedding intelligence in every part of our lives.

Jan 26, 2018

Big data vs. bad data

According to a well-known proverb, “a little knowledge is a dangerous thing.” In the world of asset management, making an investment decision based on half the facts or incomplete understanding can have alarming consequences. However, with the emergence of big data and advances in technology enabling faster and more comprehensive analytics, many believe it will provide managers with unparalleled amounts of information, facilitating better performance. Or will it?

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