HSBC wants Prism, its BlackRock-enabled platform, to move Asian private banking beyond transactions.
For the custodian, it’s about bringing order to the fragmented world of emerging-market asset managers.
The partnership with BlackRock brings end-to-end investment management solutions across emerging markets.
The asset management giant behind the Aladdin platform is working with cloud integrator Snowflake.
In Asia Pac, private banks sell products, not advice. BlackRock wants to change that with technology.
The bank is forming alliances to connect data to front offices – and affirm the custody business model.
With its core systems reset, the asset manager is also experimenting with fintech initiatives, starting in Indonesia.
Lufax’s wealth-management debut app in Singapore is, for now, just an online funds mart.
The Hong Kong robo advisor backed by Jack Ma will bring tech disruption to wholesale fund management and pensions.
Nomura's investment reaffirms the viability of the robo B2C business model in Asia, but with caveats.