RPA: Breaking Down the Hollywood Factor

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA Technology seems to be a central theme, one that permeates every business line of the asset management industry today—and RPA is beginning to take center stage.

DOL: Soft Launch Kicks In

Author: Jim Fitzpatrick, President, NICSA Today, the DOL fiduciary rule officially goes into effect – partially!. This ends weeks of speculation as to whether the Department of Labor would again delay its implementation.

COMMUNICATING WITH FUND BOARDS IN THE DIGITAL AGE: WEBINAR RECAP

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA What is the state of attorney-client privilege in the asset management industry? What constitutes legal advice? Recent rulings in this area have uncovered myriad considerations for fund management teams regarding the protection of confidential and proprietary info.

CYBER TOPS CORPORATE RISK DASHBOARD: WEBINAR RECAP

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA Cyber is number one on the corporate risk dashboard across the globe NICSA recently hosted several data security experts from Multifonds, Invesco, and the FBI to talk about the current landscape of cyber threats within financial services.  

GMM Planning Underway: New Location and a Nod to Tech

Spring is finally emerging, and so are plans for the next General Membership Meeting (GMM) event. NICSA is looking forward to seeing a new location and the development of rich programming help to create a productive meeting experience for its members.

INTEL ON AI: #ECRM Wrap Up

NICSA’s annual East Coast Regional Meeting, which took place April 6 in Boston, focused on Artificial Intelligence and its impact on the financial services industry. A full house was indication that this is a timely and compelling topic.

How to Lead Change in Financial Services: Webinar Recap

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA We recently invited a panel of industry experts to share their insights on new technologies and the impact on client servicing and human capital management.

Industry Leaders: Transformation in Next Five Years will Outpace the Last 50

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA Last week, NICSA President Jim Fitzpatrick sat down with several industry senior executives from OppenheimerFunds, American Funds, Fidelity and MFS to discuss the rapid pace of change within financial services and how these asset managers are evolving in response.

BLOCKCHAIN WEBINAR RECAP: “ALL BETS ARE OFF”

Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA Through our work across the financial services sector, it is clear to us that blockchain technology has the potential to transform our industry.

What Would Belichick Say?

Author: Jim Fitzpatrick, President, NICSA “To live in the past is to die in the present.” Hey, if the motto is good enough for Bill Belichick, it’s good enough for me. Team loyalties aside, I think we can all agree that victory in business (as it is on the field) requires leaders who are change agents that promote teamwork and an unrelenting desire to persevere.

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