The turbocharged asset management evolution: How to bring the industry into the modern world

Covid-19 exposes antiquated systems and practices

Hugh Elwes of Stephens Europe

Hugh Elwes of Stephens Europe

The asset management industry – similar to most other parts of the economy – was severely impacted during the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

News of the escalating severity of the global outbreak sent shockwaves through financial markets, as evidenced by the benchmark S&P 500 losing more than a third of its value during the latter part of the...

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