Robotics Process Automation: Balancing Man and Machine

Robotics Process Automation: Balancing Man and Machine
Author: NICSA Attendees of NICSA’s General Membership Meeting examined the role of robotics and cognitive intelligence within the asset management industry during a panel discussion on Thursday, Oct.

Big Thinkers Share Insights on FinTech

Big Thinkers Share Insights on FinTech
Author: NICSA On October 5, asset managers attending NICSA’s General Membership Meeting learned how to harness the power of FinTech as it shapes the financial service landscape. Christine Parker, Executive Director, Financial Services Digital Advisory at Ernst & Young LLP moderated the panel, which featured experts from Vestigo Ventures, BlackRock, Accenture LLC and Fidelity.

Putting Tech Into Practice at the GMM

Putting Tech Into Practice at the GMM
Author: NICSA When contemplating a focus theme for this year’s General Membership Meeting, one subject dominated the discussion: TECHNOLOGY. Amid the uncertainty ever-present in our industry today, one thing is for sure: technological advances are beginning to take a real foothold in the everyday lives of asset management professionals.

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.

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

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”

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.

NICSA’s GMM is Coming to Boston

NICSA’s GMM is Coming to Boston
Beyond the Basics Learn how industry leaders are putting plans into practice at the 2016 GMM  We know your time is valuable. That’s why NICSA has set out to make the most of this year’s General Membership Meeting (GMM), taking place September 19-20, with content that is meant to inform and inspire, and that includes actionable items for you to take back to your home teams.

NICSA Industry News Digest | March 2015

NICSA Industry News Digest | March 2015
Here’s our recap of the stories that mattered to operations professionals in the investment industry last month.

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.

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