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From Comment / Editor's Analysis June 14, 2018

Banks could learn lessons from innovative CIOs

Only a handful of private banks have truly embraced the realities of the tech revolution, although their chief investment officers have long been targeting the themes which underpin the evolution of a digital society

From Comment / Consultants' Corner May 8, 2018

Regulation a chance to better align interests of clients and their advisers

It is predicated that the fiduciary rule in the US will mean mass affluent clients miss out on financial advice, just as they did in the UK following the Retail Distribution Review. Wealth managers must respond by filling this advice gap with technology-led solutions such as robo-advice

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From Comment / Editor's Analysis April 17, 2018

Lick of paint not enough to save private banks

Private banks may talk a good game about how they are transforming themselves, but most are really only repackaging existing services. A much more significant change is required, in areas such as ESG investing and in the digital arena, if they are to engage with a new generation of clients

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From Comment / Consultants' Corner April 6, 2018

Fintech on Friday: Should wealth managers cash in on crypto currency craze?

Crypto currencies are surging in popularity and wealth managers must decide whether to act now to take advantage of the opportunities or to play it safe and wait to see how things develop

From Comment March 23, 2018

Fintech on Friday: Cyber security must be central pillar in wealth managers’ digital journeys

Clients may take care to keep their online bank accounts safe, but are much more relaxed when it comes to social media. Wealth managers must ensure not only that their online platforms are secure, but educate their customers how to protect themselves online

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From Comment / Great Debate February 23, 2018

Should investors stay well away from bitcoin?

Mark Haefele, global CIO at UBS Wealth Management and Nigel Green, founder and CEO of deVere Group, argue whether cryptocurrencies are in a bubble or the next big thing

From Comment / Consultants' Corner February 21, 2018

Client-centric business models help performance rocket

Integrated business models which are aligned with client needs are more likely to boost assets under management and wealth manager’s profits

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From Comment / Editor's Analysis February 21, 2018

Asia can set tails wagging in Chinese Year of the Dog

There are huge opportunities to be found across Asia, but both local and global investors risk missing out 

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From Comment / Consultants' Corner January 12, 2018

The world of wealthcraft

Wealth managers are both trying to manage the fortunes of millennial gamers and incorporating gaming elements into their own offerings

From Comment / Consultants' Corner January 5, 2018

Wealth managers must raise game to meet needs of internationally mobile

High net worth individuals are increasingly likely to move around, but wealth managers are falling short when it comes to offering international services

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