Asset managers are prioritising "quick wins" with regard to data analytics and digitisation to sure-up investment performance after a "tumultuous" end to 2018, which has sharpened firms' focus on protecting returns, Linedata research reveals.
The data firm's ninth Global Asset Management Survey showed maintaining investment performance is the biggest business challenge, cited by 34% of respondents, following a fourth quarter that saw major...
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