As fraud schemes become more sophisticated, financial organizations can't solely rely on having a sharp eye. Well-established workflows and systems must be in place ahead of time.
Increasing fee pressures, rising distribution costs, the shift to passive investing and regulatory complexity are just a few trends causing asset managers to critically evaluate product structures.
UMB Fund Services hosted its bi-annual Market Insight conference in Austin, Texas, to discuss hot topics across the alternative investment and registered fund industry.
As institutional investors continue to take interest in private equity, transparency and accountability are more important than ever—and they are driving fund managers to open their minds to the outsourcing proposition.