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Managing Assets Across the Globe: Rethinking Your Operating Model

As margin pressures grow across the industry, investment managers around the world are rethinking their operating models to support growth, adapt to change and position themselves for the future.

Rethinking Operating Model

What’s driving the change in operating models:


of asset managers predict a fundamental change in their operating model in the next 12-24 months


of asset managers cite regulations as driving factors to operating model change


named technology and innovation as the second biggest driving factor to back office change

Investment managers that focus on five areas can progress towards future-proofing their operations:

  • Use technology to gain a competitive edge
  • Build holistic compliance functions
  • Develop an outsourcing ‘eco-system’
  • Assess if their front office is ripe for change
  • Incorporate fund distribution into their operating model

Leveraging innovative technology and scalable solutions can reduce costs and enhance operational efficiencies– helping firms remain competitive in their drive for Operational AlphaTM.

Download the full whitepaper to learn more.


Ryan Burns

Ryan Burns

Head of Global Fund Services Americas
Clive Bellows

Clive Bellows

Head of Global Fund Services, EMEA
Caroline Higgins

Caroline Higgins

Head of Global Fund Services, Asia Pacific