NICSA News Monthly | May 2013

NICSA News Monthly | May 2013

The month of April brought us spring showers, tax day and bad allergies, but most importantly great content.

News around the industry was buzzing around retirement, AIFMD, social media, and other hot topics that we captured in the May 2013 issue of NICSA News Monthly.

Super Storm Sandy: Challenges and lessons learned

Super Storm Sandy: Challenges and lessons learned
Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc across the Eastern US and caused the New York Stock Exchange to close for two days—a weather-related closing unprecedented since 1888. The week of October 29, 2012 also marked the beginning of a renewed focus on ensuring the financial services industry is operationally ready for future events of this magnitude and beyond.

2013 NICSA Annual Conference video recap

2013 NICSA Annual Conference video recap

The 2013 NICSA Annual Conference was jam-packed with speakers, presentations and discussions covering all of the most-talked about topics around the industry.

Take a look at the video highlights from this year's event, where you can watch the recap of the best presentations right from your desktop.

Why is your windshield bigger than your rear-view mirror?

Why is your windshield bigger than your rear-view mirror?

At the 2013 NICSA Annual Conference in Miami, keynote speaker, Daniel Burrus, delivered a thought-provoking presentation centered around strategic foresight and certainty.

With your help, we have separated some specific "hard trends" and their corresponding opportunities to better illustrate what's in store for the future of the industry.

Take a look at the results in this NICSA News post and let us know the "hard trends" affecting your business.

Up close and personal with the 2014 NICSA Annual Conference Co-Chairs

Up close and personal with the 2014 NICSA Annual Conference Co-Chairs

With a combined 25+ years of history and experience with NICSA, Karan McClimans, Vice President of Global Business Solutions at T. Rowe Price, and Nick Nichols, COO, Keane have been selected as the Co-Chairs for the 2014 Annual Conference Committee.  We recently sat down with Karan and Nick to talk about NICSA and the upcoming Annual Conference, here's what they had to say...

NICSA News Monthly | April 2013

NICSA News Monthly | April 2013

Here’s our recap of the stories that mattered to operations professionals in the investment industry last month: the outlook for the fund industry, the state of internal audit, biases in big data and more.

Haaga/Pozen: What’s ahead for the fund industry | Part 2

Haaga/Pozen: What’s ahead for the fund industry | Part 2

In Part 1 of this NICSA News webinar highlight, we got answers from two industry experts, Paul Haaga and Bob Pozen, about current events and relevant topics that are creating a lot of buzz around the fund industry. We've saved the best for last in Part 2 of the "What's Ahead for the Fund Industry" webinar recap where you will get the inside scoop on: potential retirement plan changes, the young investor, Omnibus, technology/operations challenges and more. Take a look.

Haaga/Pozen: What’s ahead for the fund industry | Part 1

Haaga/Pozen: What’s ahead for the fund industry | Part 1

At our recent NICSA webinar, we asked two of the industry’s greatest leaders, Paul Haaga and and Bob Pozen, to give us their perspectives on some of the hot topics and current events happening around the fund industry. See what they had to say in Part 1 of this NICSA News webinar highlight series.

 

NICSA spotlight | Volunteer of the quarter: Chuck Booth

NICSA spotlight | Volunteer of the quarter: Chuck Booth

Earning the title as NICSA Volunteer of the Quarter is no easy accomplishment. Dedication, enthusiasm, and integrity are just a few of the qualities that we look for, and Chuck Booth of Citi Fund Services embodies all of these characteristics and much more.

Chuck has played a major role within NICSA and was recently recognized at the NICSA Annual Conference with the 2012 NICSA Committee MVP Award for his service to the Compliance and Risk Management Committee.

Find out more about Chuck and his long history with NICSA in today's featured post. Congratulations, Chuck.

NICSA News Monthly | March 2013

NICSA News Monthly | March 2013

February brought some great content to the investment industry…and now you can find it all in one place.

Take a look at the stories that mattered in the March issue of NICSA News Monthly. From Annual Conference pictures and global aging to member publications and cybersecurity threats we've got you covered.

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