Full speed ahead: Data and technology to power your back office

Performance Measurement for Alternative Investments Portfolios

In this article series, we examine four key areas where institutional investors can optimize their back-office operations, including powerful data and technology.

July 2024

As servicer to 11 percent* of the world’s assets, we see what others can’t. Our four-part article series, Full Speed Ahead, explores the ways in which institutional investors can enhance their back-office capabilities.

In today’s rapidly evolving financial landscape, institutional investors face a critical juncture. On one hand, they are adapting to the complex and challenging financial environment by embracing innovation and staying ahead of the curve. On the other, they are under constant pressure to reduce costs and streamline operations.

This article series examines four key focus areas to assist institutional investors in strengthening their back-office operations, including:

  • Building a high-velocity back office
  • Harnessing the power of data and technology
  • Consolidating providers (and the benefits this provides)
  • Maximizing back-office flexibility and agility

In the second installment of the series, “Data and technology to power your back office,” we look at how rapidly changing markets are putting greater pressure on the back office to keep up. Gain valuable insights as investors who are several years into data and digital change programs describe how they’ve got data management right.


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