Data wrangling crucial to AI development
Seeing data through the same lens as AI creates the transparency needed for trust. Dan Barnes reports.
Data wrangling and governance will be key to optimising the use of artificial intelligence (AI) within investment management. Continue reading “AI development : Data wrangling : Dan Barnes”
Schroders and BlueOrchard Finance have entered an agreement for Schroders to take a majority stake in the microfinance and impact investing pioneer. Founded in 2001, it was an early commercial manager of microfinance debt investments.
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Investors want to see simplified risk models and lower costs, creating the need for change.
Over the past few years, active asset managers have been under intense scrutiny for charging high fees but delivering disappointing performance. Passive funds have been the beneficiaries of inflows which has forced these buyside firms to up their game. They are not only having to re-evaluate their pricing structures and strategies but also talent pool and technology in order to enhance their investment decision making and operational processes. Continue reading “Industry evolution : Why asset managers need to become more systematic : Lynn Strongin Dodds”