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Posted on June 22nd, 2017

How much outsourcing oversight is too much?

If you’ve ever outsourced an aspect of your operations—and who hasn’t—then you’re no stranger...
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How much outsourcing oversight is too much?
Posted on June 13th, 2017

Is Asset Management Like Making Music?

The beat goes on…. Remember vinyl records? How about music tapes and CDs? Are they relics?...
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Is Asset Management Like Making Music?
Posted on May 30th, 2017

Asset Managers: Cyber Attack Simulation Testing

The May 2017 WannaCry ransomware attack caused havoc to computer systems around the world....
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Asset Managers: Cyber Attack Simulation Testing
Posted on April 20th, 2017

Three Tips for Asset Managers … thanks to Yogi

The late philosopher of Major League Baseball fame, Yogi Berra, offered many witty, yet generally...
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Three Tips for Asset Managers … thanks to Yogi
Posted on March 7th, 2017

Navigating ‘A Hard Rain’ in Asset Management

When we consider the state of the asset management industry, the title of a song by the recent...
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Navigating ‘A Hard Rain’ in Asset Management
Posted on February 28th, 2017

Asset Management in 2017: Year of the Pricing War?

Nothing is certain except death, taxes and further fee compression… Benjamin Franklin is credited...
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Asset Management in 2017: Year of the Pricing War?
Posted on February 7th, 2017

DOL Fiduciary Standard ─ We Have Crossed the Rubicon

About the Rubicon… In the winter of 49 BC, Julius Caesar led his army over the Rubicon River,...
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DOL Fiduciary Standard ─ We Have Crossed the Rubicon
Posted on January 17th, 2017

Business Continuity Management: Building Resiliency

Recently, when visiting a client in Manhattan’s financial district, I looked out the...
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Business Continuity Management: Building Resiliency
Posted on December 12th, 2016

Three reasons to rethink collateral management (and three ways to do it)

For the longest time, collateral management has been viewed as a routine or perfunctory middle-office...
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Three reasons to rethink collateral management (and three ways to do it)
Posted on December 5th, 2016

In Defense of the Traditional Mutual Fund – Past Performance is Not an Indicator...

Much has been written this year regarding the plight and future of the traditional mutual fund...
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In Defense of the Traditional Mutual Fund – Past Performance is Not an Indicator...