Technology Trends and Innovations


Driving Performance in the Family Office: 3 New Approaches for the Data Driven Chief Financial Officer
Sage Intacct
Financial reports and other real-time operational data are often lagging indicators of performance. These metrics, although perhaps lacking precision, may have been sufficiently effective in the past
An Interactive Exploration of Machine Learning Techniques
Michael Mundt, Revolution Capital Management
This paper explores how machine learning may be integrated into systematic strategies, in this case, CTAs, to potentially improve performance from these quantitively-driven models.
Technology: A Means, Not an End
Northern Trust
Technology was critical to the foundation of asset custody more than 40 years ago. As the industry has evolved, custodial technology has provided support to asset owners and asset managers making
Not All Clouds Are Equal: Demystifying the 'Public vs. Private' Debate
External IT
Ask a wealth management colleague to define “the cloud” and you are likely to get a vague response. Even among information technology experts, the term “cloud” may refer to
As Fintech Platforms Grow Up, Investment Management Firms Face the 'Problems of Tomorrow'
Jesse P. Kanach, Andrew P. Cross, and Mary C. Moynihan, Perkins Coie
Fund groups face disruptive developments, as advances in financial technology, often called fintech, continue at an ever more rapid pace. Even as new efficiencies and opportunities blossom,
Risk Management: Governance, Culture and Technology
In the introductory paper, Risk Management: The Intelligent Pursuit of Risk, it provided a glimpse of the qualifying framework of striking the right balance of specific risk exposures—with the goal
Navigating Your Way Through the Cloud Journey
The cloud is one of the largest drivers of emerging technology solutions, and for many organizations, it has become one of their most valuable information technology (IT) tools. It enhances data
IoT Case Studies: Companies Leading the Connected Economy (Part 2 in a Series)
The pace of change that innovative technology, including the Internet of Things (IoT), brings is everywhere we look. In an AIG poll of global risk managers from large multinational companies,
Internet of Things (IoT): Risk Manager Checklist
The University of Chicago Law School and AIG
With people, assets, and services becoming increasingly connected by software and hardware—the Internet of Things (IoT)—physical risks are now directly intertwined with digital risks.
The Internet of Things: Evolution or Revolution? (Part 1 in a Series)
The rise of the connected objects known as the Internet of Things (IoT) will rival past technological marvels, such as the printing press, the steam engine, and electricity. From the developed world