[Video] AlphaChats: Data Management

James Milne, Head of Product at AlphaCert sat down with Stephen Huppert, Independent Consultant and Advisor in July, for another Alpha Chats session. In this episode, James and Stephen discuss the fundamentals of data management for investment management professionals and share insight on the value of the soon-to-be-released, AlphaCert Data Management Maturity Model. If you …

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What can investment fund managers learn from Covid-19?

Building a resilient investment management business Covid-19: something we should have seen coming, or a true Black Swan event? Ever since Covid-19 hit, there’s been a lot of discussion – not just in the investment fund sector, but everywhere – as to whether or not the pandemic qualifies as a ‘Black Swan’ event. As an …

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[Video] Alpha Chats: Non-Fungible Tokens

On Wednesday, June 9, James Milne, Head of Product at AlphaCert sat down with Stephen Huppert, Independent Consultant and Advisor, to discuss the emerging and popular trend of non-fungible tokens. In this episode, James and Stephen chat on what a non-fungible token is, its purpose, its environmental impact and its investment potential. James Milne: Hi, …

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Alpha Chats: Climate Change Financial Risk

On Friday, 7th May, James Milne, Head of Product at AlphaCert sat down with Stephen Huppert, Independent Consultant and Advisor, to discuss climate change financial risk. In this episode, James and Stephen chat on the legislative differences between Australia and New Zealand, the difference between ESG and Climate Risk Legislation, and what data is involved …

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How to effectively respond to transparency pressure from regulators and investors

Increasingly, there is greater scrutiny around how investment managers operate, and a demand by regulators and investors for more transparency and clarity over fund managers’ decision-making processes. This increased scrutiny is having a big impact on investment data – how it’s managed, who sees it, the role it plays in decision-making – meaning it’s crucial …

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Making ESG work: A recap from our Virtual Roundtable event

Practical tips for integrating ESG into investment decision making Global interest in environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) investing is greater today than it’s ever been yet implementing ESG strategies can be a complicated process for superannuation funds and other institutional investors. Currently there are no clear, regulated guidelines to follow. And while the increased …

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The Top 3 Key Takeaways from IDT Summit 2020

Key investment management trends to watch The Investment Data and Technology Summit returned this year for its 5th annual event, which unlike previous years, was held online. As sponsors of IDT, AlphaCert was pleased to see wide adoption of this new virtual platform by Summit attendees – which included investment management sector professionals and senior …

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Market volatility puts a premium on investment data quality

With the New Zealand election and US election happening within weeks of each other, the post-election period can cause market volatility and uncertainty in the financial sector. According to the New York Times, the spectre of a disputed election result in the US is heightening investor nerves, after a period of strong growth. Market uncertainty …

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