Roundtables & Panels

Roundtable: New age thinking

Jul 07, 2021

Our panel of experts discusses the state of innovation in the industry and whether technology and the pandemic have created a once-in-a-generation opportunity to change. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Specialist fund admin roundtable: Technology and the human touch

Mar 26, 2021

Our expert panel looks at how the specialist fund admin industry is handling issues such as technology and cyber crime, discusses the threat of global competition and lays out an agenda for the year. Chaired by Alex Rolandi.

Roundtable: Data updated

Dec 23, 2020

Our panellists revisit the subject of data and review the progress made in terms of standards, timeliness, quality and technology.

Roundtable: From fundtechs to fund managers

Oct 22, 2020

Our experts discuss Covid-19, innovation labs, institutional attitudes and what makes a successful start-up. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

VCC roundtable: Catching Singapore’s money and talent trains

Feb 19, 2020

Ahead of its launch in January, Funds Europe discussed Singapore’s VCC framework with panels in Frankfurt and Paris.

Roundtable: Where does FX hedging sit in your development priorities?

Jan 08, 2020

Our panel of experts discuss approaches to share-class and portfolio FX hedging, management of FX data and analytics, advances in governance and oversight, and application of technology and automation to the FX hedging lifecycle. Bob Currie reports.

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Roundtable: New age thinking

Our panel of experts discusses the state of innovation in the industry and whether technology and the pandemic have created a once-in-a-generation opportunity to change. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

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Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have a huge carbon footprint but, as Nicholas Pratt discovers, environmentally friendly alternatives exist.

Inside view: Who owns the data?

SteelEye chief executive Matt Smith finds that firms’ increasing use of third parties to store and manage data is creating tricky issues over data ownership.

Proxy voting: Making every vote count

With stewardship more important than ever and digital technology to the fore, surely it is time to solve the problem of proxy voting? Nicholas Pratt investigates.

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