Asset Managers face a myriad of challenges over the coming year, from global political upheaval to more intense regulatory scrutiny. Will greater transparency, along with deeper explanation of product, increase the appetite of investors, both large and small, in an uncertain market?
Today's investors and their advisers face a torrent of change from all quarters. Political, economic and regulatory turbulence is matched only by the speed at which technology is transforming business models, choices and decision-making. The low interest rate and low growth environment is creating real challenges for institutional and retail investors.