Understanding how the machines 'think' could open a new world of investment styles for quant specialists.
Tianhong and China Merchants Bank show the power of digital technology and distribution beyond best-performing products.
Many buy sides are at risk of seeing their top clients such as GIC leap ahead – and win the best new talent.
Martin Jennings, Parmenion CEO, explains how the digital IFA platform works with the parent (now Standard Life Aberdeen).
Dean Chisholm, Invesco’s Hong Kong-based Asia COO, discusses data, A.I. and robo advisory.
But as the PRC joint venture learns how to distribute digitally, Invesco remains unsure of robo’s role in Asia.
Investors on digital platforms are beginning to look to other products, says BEA Union’s Rex Lo.
Ajai Kaul, regional head, says the buy-side battleground is moving to banks’ evolving digital distribution.
The Indonesian arm of CBA thinks digital will let it double AUM growth rates.
With its core systems reset, the asset manager is also experimenting with fintech initiatives, starting in Indonesia.