The pandemic has spurred an uptick in the adoption of technology, but for some private equity managers and investors implementing the change has not been easy.
Like some of its big rivals, the bank has repositioned its securities services arm, appointing a new head in Asia and putting more emphasis on collateral and clearing, and on cross-selling opportunities.
Hedge funds in Asia are said to be sizing up the need for using shadow administrators as a secondary check, amid heightened regulatory and compliance demands.
Mark Porter, global head of fund services at UBS, says regulation and tax compliance is eroding profits and forcing administrators to rethink their business aims.
Northern Trust's Paul Finlayson and Peter Sanchez analyse the source of stress faced by investors in the administration of alternative assets, and how to evaluate outsourcing decisions.
Northern Trust's Paul Finlayson and Peter Sanchez will set out to explain what asset owners need to pay attention to when administering alternative investment portfolios.