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Best Investment Industry Paper 2016

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WINNER: Boston Consulting Group

The Global Asset Management Industry 2016 
This report by the Boston Consulting Group provides insights from a recent survey of nearly 140 leading fund managers representing over 55% of global industry AuM. It provides insight into the state and outlook of the asset management industry, examining how business models are evolving and describing the winning asset management models of the future. It explores the main sources of profitability, in order to help asset managers build a prosperous future.


How can Fintech facilitate fund distribution? by Deloitte
Fintech is proving to be an asset management industry game changer. This report by Deloitte seeks to describe the impact this recent phenomenon is having on the distribution model of the industry and the strategies to be adopted by incumbent players.

The Future of Asset Management by Robeco
The business of investment management will change significantly in the years ahead. Demographic and regulatory trends have imposed gradual change upon the industry, but technological developments are now injecting more urgency into the pace of change. In this white paper, Robeco examines the forces that are driving change, and how this will transform the industry. The authors examine the growth of index funds, the consequent separation of alpha and beta, and the growth of multi-asset and LDI solutions.

How will Blockchain impact the Financial Industry? by Robeco
There is growing agreement that Blockchain technology, though overhyped, is here to stay. This excellent report from Robeco explains the distributed ledger technology, transaction flows and the eco-system. It then examines the ways in which it might transform the asset management industry in the future. 


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