While we all know that ‘past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance’, a look back at 2023 might be helpful when considering what 2024 might bring to the world of investment operations and data management.
Key themes from IBR Investment Operations Challenges 2023 Forum in Sydney – By Stephen Huppert, Independent Consultant AlphaCert attended the recent IBRC Investment Operations Challenges Conference, and data was a significant theme throughout the two-day event. Following on from our previous blog by COO Scott Taylor on “What is a data driven operating model in
Key themes from IBR Investment Operations Challenges 2023 Forum in Sydney – By Scott Taylor, COO Scott Taylor, COO of AlphaCert recently attended and spoke as a panel member at the IBR Investment Operations Challenges 2023 Forum in Sydney where the following themes were discussed. Our next blog by the panel facilitator Stephen Huppert ,
Our team recently attended the 2023 Investment Data & Technology (IDT) Summit in Sydney where those from the industry discussed how institutions can manage the evolving role of data and technology in investment management. In a series of blogs, AlphaCert senior leadership will share key takeaways and themes from the event. In our first IDT
AlphaCert recently held the Ahead of the Curve Luncheon Event on 2 August 2023 with over 30 people in attendance. Stephen Huppert, an Independent AlphaCert Advisor with over 35 years experience in the investment fund industry wraps up the key learnings from the event. In opening the recent ‘AlphaCert: Ahead of the Curve Luncheon’ event,
Access to high-quality data is a critical component of any successful investment portfolio. But more than just having access to the data, making better decisions is also about knowing how to analyse that data and using that analysis to guide your decision-making processes. In this blog post, we will explore why investment management organisations should use data
In July 2022, the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) released an updated Investment Governance Prudential Standard, SPS 530 that commences shortly on 1 January 2023. APRA announced that superannuation fund trustees, “must maintain a sound investment governance framework, which focuses on managing relevant risks and returns.” Why is investment governance important? Investment governance sees that
AlphaCert is pleased to welcome Daniel McCarthy on board as Executive General Manager, to support continued growth and expansion into new and existing markets. With 30 years of advisory and operational experience across many industries and regions, McCarthy comes to AlphaCert from Mobile Mentor, where as CEO he led the growth of the business into the
AlphaCert COO Scott Taylor summarises key insights from the Fund Summit in Melbourne.
The recent Investment Data and Technology Summit (IDT Summit) in Sydney highlighted the importance of data and technology in investment management and how companies must understand both in order to stay ahead. The summit focused on front office data and technology use cases and considerations, as well as organisational themes around data governance, technology architecture