Investment managers are facing new challenges from regulation and demographic changes, to an acceleration in technology. A new way of thinking is needed to tackle these challenges. Fund Forum International allows us to explore these issues as an industry. Explore KPMG’s key thinking from the conference below.
Emma Walden, FundForum Correspondent, caught up with Andy Masters to discuss how retirement will evolve for consumers in the future, and how the funds industry needs to react to the challenges and opportunities to meet the needs of the customer.
As we retire the pension, changes in long term savings will be far reaching and long lasting. They will, though, offer an exciting new way of working - but only for investment managers who are willing to radically rethink the way they operate and become truly customer focussed.
Investment Management has moved front of stage in the next phase of the policy debate and is being pulled in two directions. Policymakers in many parts of the world are encouraging investment managers to help nurture and drive economic growth.
Social media can influence investment decisions and market stability, provide a route to market expansion, produce early insights and signals into changing wealth management market and client behaviour and enable financial inclusion.