Over the last few years asset managers have been aggregating disparate asset trading desks and consolidating Order Management Systems (OMSs) to support these multi-asset trading desks. There are powerful external drivers pushing the industry in this way including market evolution and regulation.
Not to be overlooked are the equally powerful internal drivers which include changing portfolio management dynamics, cost savings, risk reduction, efficiency and liquidity.
The combined effect of these drivers provides a compelling argument to get with the program.
Read Matt Gibbs’s market insight, When Less is More: Are Market Changes Pushing You Towards a Single, Global Multi-Asset Order Management System?