Why do some firms automate processing of Asian equities but not fixed income?
The Singaporean asset manager is aiming to boost straight-through processing rates for its fixed-income transactions to hit 75% by the year's end, from 45% now.
China’s biggest asset manager has joined several of its domestic peers in implementing the Charles River Investment Management System.
The bank's recently launched STP fund-administration and custody service in Indonesia is simpler to use than other offerings, says Dewi Aviany.
A new consortium of global fund managers operating in Asia wants to spread automation and standards among distributors.
But the move to shorten settlement times is a dead letter; the new emphasis at the SEC is on same-day affirmation.