RPA: Breaking Down the Hollywood Factor

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.

GMM Planning Underway: New Location and a Nod to Tech

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.

NICSA SLF: Warm Up With Some Heated Discussion

NICSA SLF: Warm Up With Some Heated Discussion
DOL rule implementation, unfolding political change, and an army of emerging technologies are sure to make 2017 one for the books. NICSA’s Strategic Leadership Forum couldn’t come at a better time.

Quick Take | How Data Breaches Happen

Quick Take | How Data Breaches Happen
At the NICSA East Coast Regional Meeting in mid-April, in a breakout session on “Cybersecurity: How do breaches happen?” representatives from AB Global, Acadian Asset Management, Broadridge, Brown Brothers Harriman and EY Global Services discussed how cybersecurity breaches happen, who are the hackers, and best practices for preventing and managing a security breach. Here’s the quick take from that session.

Quick Take | Big Data in the Fund Industry: The State of Play

Quick Take | Big Data in the Fund Industry: The State of Play
At the NICSA Strategic Leadership Forum in February, in a breakout session on “Big Data -- Get a Competitive Edge,” representatives from Pegasystems, Virtusa and session sponsor BNY Mellon talked about practical uses of Big Data in the fund industry. Here’s the quick take from that session.

Quick Take | 5 Tips for Keeping Your Systems Safe

Quick Take | 5 Tips for Keeping Your Systems Safe
At the NICSA Strategic Leadership Forum in February, in a breakout session on “Unauthorized Access: Data Breaches,” representatives from AllianceBernstein and session sponsor DST Systems talked about the challenge of cybersecurity. Here’s the quick take from that session.

Breakout Session Recap | Big Data–Get a competitive edge

Breakout Session Recap | Big Data–Get a competitive edge
This NICSA News Guest Blog feature was written by Chuck Gallant, Managing Director, BNY Mellon. This post is a recap from the BNY Mellon sponsored breakout session: "Big Data-Get a Competitive Edge" at the 2015 NICSA Strategic Leadership Forum.

Breakout Session Recap | Harnessing Data & Technology to Propel Distribution Efforts

Breakout Session Recap | Harnessing Data & Technology to Propel Distribution Efforts
This NICSA News Guest Blog feature was written by Beverly Dube, Vice President of Client Services, at Celera. This post is a recap from the Celera Systems sponsored breakout session at the 2015 NICSA Strategic Leadership Forum.

Guest Blog Feature | Uncovering the concept of data visualization

Guest Blog Feature | Uncovering the concept of data visualization

This guest post was contributed by the NICSA Technology and Innovation committee.

Have you been spending time organizing wordclouds, treemaps and balloon races? If you have, then you probably know more than the average person about Data Visualization.

5 tips for attracting and retaining millennials

5 tips for attracting and retaining millennials
Brave, confident and ambitious, workers from the Millennial generation will make up 75 percent of the U.S. workforce by 2025. When will we come to grips with this shift? Are we ready for the generational shift in leadership that’s ahead?

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