NICSA Recognizes Innovators in Asset Management at General Membership Meeting

NICSA Recognizes Innovators in Asset Management at General Membership Meeting

NICSA will be recognizing outstanding leadership in the global asset management industry at its 2019 GMM in Boston this October. The NICSA NOVA award ceremony is one of our most anticipated events, and we very much look forward to recognizing this year’s winners. Nominated by their colleagues within the asset management industry, award winners are…

The Intersection of ESG, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence

The Intersection of ESG, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence

Earlier this summer, NICSA hosted an outstanding panel on ESG in New York. Previously, in part 1 of this three-part series, we discussed how the panelists described learning about ESG as being akin to “Learning a New Language”, while in part 2, we learned about the ways in which institutional investors are thinking about ESG. …

The Institutional View of ESG

The Institutional View of ESG

In June, NICSA hosted a well-attended panel on ESG in New York. This event covered a great deal of ground, and in Part 1 of this three-part series, we discussed how the panelists described learning about ESG as being akin to “Learning a New Language.”  Rosetta Stone secured, the audience was then treated to discussion…

TWO MUST-SEE KEYNOTES REVEALED FOR NICSA GMM IN OCTOBER

TWO MUST-SEE KEYNOTES REVEALED FOR NICSA GMM IN OCTOBER

NICSA will be back at the Royal Sonesta in Boston this fall for its annual General Membership Meeting from October 17-18 to address the top issues facing asset managers and financial service providers.  Here, NICSA members will have the opportunity to share time with two industry powerhouses: Fidelity’s Carolyn Clancy and Morningstar’s Kunal Kapoor.  Upside & Opportunity…

NICSA GMM Takes In-Depth Look at Growth and Innovation

NICSA GMM Takes In-Depth Look at Growth and Innovation

NICSA members are pursuing pathways to industry growth and the 2019 General Membership Meeting in October is set to help firms navigate a crosscurrent of disruptive trends. To address these issues, tenured experts across firm types, business channels, and operating models will converge to focus on delivering better outcomes to investors. The 2019 NICSA GMM will gather…

The Diversity Project North America

The Diversity Project North America

NICSA members enjoyed an update on one of the industry’s fastest-growing initiatives — the Diversity Project North America— during a recent #WebinarWednesday event.  Shaelyn Otikor, Senior Vice President, Global Strategy, Corporate & Institutional Services at Northern Trust, moderated the event, which also featured forward-thinking representatives from NICSA and Aon.  Jylanne Dunne, VP, Diversity Project North America at NICSA, kicked off the…

Jim Fitzpatrick Recognized as Leader in Diversity, Influential LGBT Ally

Jim Fitzpatrick Recognized as Leader in Diversity, Influential LGBT Ally

LGBT Great Launches 50For50 Pride Campaign NICSA is delighted to announce that President and CEO Jim Fitzpatrick is featured in LGBT Great’s #50For50 Executives campaign. The campaign showcases 50 executive leaders across the asset management industry pioneering a diverse and inclusive environment. Jim is a proud ally of the LGBT community and has been recognized for…

Empowering Women in Asset Management

Empowering Women in Asset Management

Women may account for more than half of the entry-level financial services workforce, but that doesn’t mean they will face a level playing field further along in their careers. According to Women in the Workplace, an initiative between McKinsey & Company and LeanIn.org, women are significantly underrepresented in the upper ranks of financial-services companies, accounting…

Face the Membership with CNBC’s Tyler Mathisen

Face the Membership with CNBC’s Tyler Mathisen

NICSA members kicked off the second day of the NICSA’s 2019 Strategic Leadership Forum with an appearance from CNBC’s own Tyler Mathisen. Mathisen, “Power Lunch” Co-Anchor & Vice President of Events Strategy at CNBC, used his vast experience in financial journalism to lead a group of C-suite executives through a discussion around the latest business trends…

Is the Asset Management Industry ‘Data Driven’ Yet?

Is the Asset Management Industry ‘Data Driven’ Yet?

When it comes to data and analytics, Lyndsay Noble, Head of Advance Analytics Practice, SS&C, said asset managers should know where to channel their efforts. “When people think about data-driven companies, they often consider what is known as FAANG: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google,” Noble said during a breakout session at NICSA’s recent Strategic…

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