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Have You Embraced The Death Of Fees As We Know Them?

Have You Embraced The Death Of Fees As We Know Them?

Fees aren’t coming back. Margins aren’t rising. The competition that brought them down isn’t going anywhere. In data operations for funds, the trick now is learning to evolve and adapt to the new normal. That task is doable. It’s also vital. The breakout leaders of...

What’s The Benefit Of Data-Centered Fund Operations

What’s The Benefit Of Data-Centered Fund Operations

In the private fund world, it seems we’ve all been working on widgets; on extract, transform and load solutions, and on APIs that allow data to be moved efficiently and securely to gain more efficiency. But when we get into the place where performance really happens,...

7 Essential Qualities For Modern Fund Operations Leaders

7 Essential Qualities For Modern Fund Operations Leaders

​It’s no secret, the way private funds share data is changing, rapidly and dramatically. A lot rides on data operations decisions that appear more complex than ever. Deftly navigating the new landscape would seem to command a unique array of skills. There are certain...

Have You Considered An Outsourced CTO?

Have You Considered An Outsourced CTO?

​Think Advisor quotes Doug Fritz of F2 Strategy saying recent fintech closures are the tip of the tip of the iceberg. We come back to that 1992 Steve Jobs presentation at MIT we’ve shared before. He cited the work of famed CIO Paul Strassmann who pointed out that...

COVID-19… Private Funds Are Starting to Lean into The Fight

COVID-19… Private Funds Are Starting to Lean into The Fight

Four weeks into COVID-19’s assault across the U.S., private funds are starting to regain their footing and fight back. BlackRock has ridden into the fray to reinforce the New York Federal Reserve and buy up bonds. The alternative assets industry, despite taking early...