Waters USA 2013 brings together CIOs, CTOs and senior technology professionals, from investment banks, asset management firms, hedge funds and other financial institutions, to address the latest financial IT strategies being implemented across front-to-back office in preparation for 2014.
The event will focus on how leading financial firms are employing the latest technologies to enhance their efficiency and cut their operating costs, while developing bespoke products to improve customer service. Waters USA 2012 is set to build on the success of last year’s waters’ conference, which saw more than 400 of the nation’s leading financial technologists in attendance.
Structured Products magazine is delighted to be hosting an important forum focusing on the most recent developments in the legal, regulatory and compliance landscape for structured products. This must-attend seminar is the only event entirely focused on all aspects of legal and compliance issues affecting structured products.
The Great Debate: Lawyer and commercial adviser - can you be both? Sponsored by EY
11th December 2013
The Great Debate: Lawyer and commercial adviser - can you be both? Sponsored by EY. Legal Week cordially invites you to attend the inaugural Great Debate, sponsored by EY, taking place on Wednesday 11 December 2013 at EY, 1 More London Place, London SE1. THIS EVENT IS FILLING UP FAST - RESERVE YOUR COMPLIMENTARY PLACE TODAY: firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial firms’ data managers are always trying to improve upon the quality of the data they work with, and feed on to their colleagues. Yet there is a widespread perception that the tools available for data management, particularly for ensuring data quality, are rudimentary. The complexity of data reporting rules and the webs of data warehouses most firms put together, along with the expenses involved in complying with those rules and maintaining those data stores, may be compounding the problem, if the management tools available are insufficient. Our webcast will explore how the industry views the current state of data quality measures and tools, and will examine what improvements may emerge.
The undercover Insurer is a 5 part video series which brings to the forefront Zurich’s desire to learn from those on the coal face. Highlighting broker perception Vs Insurer reality, three senior Zurich bosses each spent time at a different personal lines broker under the guise of being a local college media studies tutor. Only the owner of the brokerage and Incisive were in on the truth, allowing the these insurer manager to get a behind-the-scenes insight they would otherwise have not been able to grasp, speaking to those who make these brokers tick on a daily basis.
WatersTechnology is delighted to announce a breakfast briefing to be hosted in New York in November 2013 to debate the issues around the IBOR (Investment Book of Record), and the benefits it can provide buy side firms.
The investment management business continues to become ever more competitive and complex and combined with front office demand for actionable, reliable and up to date information to support trading decisions, the buy side is starting to recognise an IBOR as a means of improving data quality and maintaining competitive position.
WatersTechnology will bring together senior executives from leading buy side institutions to debate the issues and bring together industry thinking. The programme will examine the business case for having an IBOR; what they key constituents are and how vendors can help investment managers deliver a robust IBOR solution.
The Legal Week Private Client Forum Americas will unite the most senior private client lawyers from North America, Central and South America to address key issues facing private client practitioners. Taking place from February 5-7, 2014 at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, Sonoma, California, USA, the forum will provide the perfect combination of thought-provoking sessions, together with ample opportunity to meet and network with fellow industry peers, enabling you to build new and existing friendships. We are privileged to announce that Joshua Rubenstein of Katten Muchin Rosenman will be chairing our forum. Joshua is known by many in the private client world to be not only a top level trust and estates lawyer, but a charismatic and extremely influential character who will lead our forum with great expertise. Sarah O'Donnell on +1 646 736 1850 / +1 646 430 1380 or email email@example.com