Technology

EMEA Big Data Datacenter Infrastructure Market to Triple by 2019, Reaching $5.4B, Says IDC

Read this great research from IDC this week on the growth of big data solutions within the EMEA region.  This echoes what we are seeing with iPM Epic’s growth in EMEA, as firms globally continue to realize the potential that big data technology can bring and the value it creates.  Below are some of the […]

SEC’s Proposed Changes to Form ADV: Time for RIAs to Prepare?

Good article in Institutional Investor regarding upcoming changes to form ADV. Among the salient points are that RIAs need to take stock of their reporting tech and also modify their systems to capture information in a way they haven’t captured before and also that compliance requests will probably involve third parties like custodians and market […]

Data Governance Needed for Effective Compliance

Interesting article in FundFire recently regarding compliance.   Apparently, there is between a 25% and 40% rate of error in the coding of compliance rules within the typical investment management firm.   If true, this is indeed a “shocking” statistic as the title of the article effectively conveys.  In delving deeper into the article, however, it seems […]