Having an effective Back Office Operations function is as crucial as a heart in body in a well working company. To succeed in financial sector, monitoring and controlling excellence in different process is essential. Top priorities in the area of back office operations are including but not limited to:
Staying Updated about Regulations, which have stormed the market during the past couple of years, such as Basel III, Dodd Frank, and how to successfully comply with them.
Investigating the dilemma of out-sourcing vs. in-sourcing as a common issue in financial institutions, mainly from the cost-saving point of view. Gaining insights into the innovative techniques, benefits of automated systems, and principles of centralization processes in order to maximize operational performance.
Back Office Operations Forum is organized to bring together professionals from leading financial institutions all over Europe, and discover trends and tendencies that have an either positive or negative impact on the future of the banking environment.
Mon, 13/04/2015 - 11:30
Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »
Wed, 15/04/2015 - 13:05
In an extract from the Preqin Special Report: Asia-Pacific Hedge Funds, we provide an overview of the industry in Asia-Pacific, covering assets under management as well as key locations, strategies, fund structures and more. ... »
Tue, 14/04/2015 - 12:14
Assets under management for sovereign wealth funds globally reach USD6.31tn as of March 2015, increasing by more than USD900bn over the past 18 months. This information has been revealed in the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review, a comprehensive guide to these influential investors. ... »
Tue, 07/04/2015 - 09:57
Read the complete list of Winners and profiles at the sixth edition of the Hedgeweek Awards, presented in London's Mayfair and sponsored by Morgan Stanley, which brought together the leading names in the global hedge funds industry to celebrate the achievements of the best performing managers and service providers in 2014... »
Wed, 01/04/2015 - 09:12
As revealed in this Hedgeweek Special Report sponsored by eVestment, the data, analytics and market intelligence provider to the institutional investment community, experts agree that investing in hedge funds represents a good way for institutions to access manager skill, which is key in constructing a diversified portfolio to achieve risk and return targets. ... »