Part II | Distribution Trends and Best Practices for Mutual Fund Firms

Part II | Distribution Trends and Best Practices for Mutual Fund Firms
The asset management distribution landscape is undergoing rapid change. Share class definitions are shifting and use of “alternative” products is expanding. As a result, operational challenges abound.

Part I | Distribution Trends and Best Practices for Service Providers

Part I | Distribution Trends and Best Practices for Service Providers
The shifting landscape in asset management distribution is changing how managers define share class structures, leading to evolving operations and technology needs. Transfer agents and record keepers are particularly affected by shifts in service needs and pressure to reduce costs.

Science, not Art | Regulation and Technology in the Post-Crisis World

Science, not Art | Regulation and Technology in the Post-Crisis World
NICSA 2015 General Membership Meeting Keynote Speaker Robert Mathisen provides a preview of his session on: Embracing Transformational Change: Turning Uncertainty into Opportunity: "...BNY Mellon is often a first call for regulators working through complexconcepts. This constant contact has helped the firm embrace regulation as an opportunity. Mathisen will share insights from those exchanges along with the benefits of an open dialogue with regulatory agencies."

20.5 Reasons to Attend NICSA’s 2015 General Membership Meeting

20.5 Reasons to Attend NICSA’s 2015 General Membership Meeting
The NICSA 2015 General Membership Meeting (GMM) will take place October 29 - 30, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Boston. With 1.5 days, 3 tracks, 12 breakout sessions, 4 keynote speakers and endless networking opportunities, this is a must-attend event for anyone in the global investment management community!

Bitcoin to blockchain | Seeking the next killer app

Bitcoin to blockchain | Seeking the next killer app
NICSA 2015 General Membership Meeting Keynote Speaker Garrick Hileman provides a preview of his session on: Bitcoin and Monetary Innovation in the 21st Century: "According to Hileman, the exciting thing about bitcoin’s disruptive technology is not how it’s used now, but how it can be adapted going forward."

VIDEO PREVIEW | Darby Hobbs | #GMMnicsa 2015 Keynote Speaker

VIDEO PREVIEW | Darby Hobbs | #GMMnicsa 2015 Keynote Speaker
Darby Hobbs provides a preview of her upcoming keynote on the Global Trends in Social Innovation and Impact to Sustainable Living at NICSA's 2015 General Membership Meeting (GMM), October 29-30, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Boston.

VIDEO PREVIEW | Garrick Hileman | #GMMnicsa 2015 Keynote Speaker

VIDEO PREVIEW | Garrick Hileman | #GMMnicsa 2015 Keynote Speaker
Garrick Hileman provides a preview of his upcoming keynote on Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies at NICSA's 2015 General Membership Meeting (GMM), October 29-30, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Boston.

Shifting the balance in global pensions | The “teenage” years

Shifting the balance in global pensions | The “teenage” years
NICSA 2015 General Membership Meeting Keynote Speaker Josef Pilger provides a preview of his session on: What's Shaping the Global Pension and Retirement Sector: "Conservatively, Pilger says worldwide pension and retirement assets of $500 trillion would be a good goal to start. However, we are nowhere near that goal today..."

Guest Blogger | Jack Tierney on Closed-End Fund Discounts

Guest Blogger | Jack Tierney on Closed-End Fund Discounts
NICSA member Jack Tierney, Head of Product Development, Management and Investment Research at Invesco, shares his latest blog: Closed-end funds: Discounts widen, yields increase pending rate rise.

Recognize a colleague or team with a prestigious NOVA Award!

Recognize a colleague or team with a prestigious NOVA Award!
Make your nomination today! NICSA and Money Management Executive announce the opening of nominations for the 2015 NICSA/NOVA Awards. These awards recognize outstanding service, creative, effective and operationally efficient efforts by fund companies, and individuals, who strive to serve clients, build business and improve overall service experiences.

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