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    Improve Accuracy, Effectiveness and Decision-Making with Data Modeling

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    Not only is the amount of data firms must manage growing, so too is the way data is interconnected throughout the organization, being leveraged by numerous uses and across countless systems. One small error at any point, can throw off results across the board. Consider the ramifications that an incorrect close price on a trade can have on other related financial products and business functions. T...

    Insights from TSAM NY: Data, Digital and Regulations Remain the Top Themes

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    What’s the role of operational efficiency in better understanding customers and boosting the top line?  This topic was part of the broader conversation at TSAM NY this year, where leading professionals from the buy side came together to discuss technology from a strategic perspective. Much of the dialogue in the conference sessions focused on the following: ·     &n...

    Digital: Are You Managing Initiatives or Transforming Your Business?

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    Everyone is doing digital. But have you considered the difference between digital initiatives and digital transformation? Digital initiatives can help your organization address a variety of short-term challenges: unifying and enhancing the customer experience through back-end data integration and a new digital front end, for example, or plugging data analytics into your IT infrastructure. Digital...

    Congratulations Sudeepto Mukherjee, VP General Management, on your 20th Anniversary

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    What was your background before Sapient Global Markets? ·        I graduated as an Electrical Engineer in India and was completing my Masters in Computer Engineering in Boston when I first came across Sapient. At that time, my roommate told me, “There’s an interesting new company called Sapient—you should check them out.” Why Sapient at the beginning? · &nb...

    From Client Focused to Client Centric: How Investment Managers are Driving More Business

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    In the next few days, I will be chairing and presenting at the third TSAM conference in New York. During the conferences that I’ve participated in so far this year, I’ve led discussions with many people in the investment management industry who are responsible for marketing and distribution.  The conversations have evolved, even throughout the past year, and a common theme has risen to the t...

    Energy Risk Europe: Making Sense of MiFID II and Taking Control of Compliance

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    With this year’s Energy Risk Europe (June 23 to 26) just days away, I’m looking forward not only to attending but also to participating in a panel discussion on MiFID II’s impact on commodity trading firms. I expect a great deal of conversation about the very real cost and operational challenges firms are facing to achieve full-stop compliance. “Compliance fatigue” is an issue that continues to p...