Tough Economy Calls for Tough Metrics
With current narrowing margins and market volatility, effective use of metrics can make the difference for asset managers, according to a new report.
E-Discovery: IT Execs Overconfident and Underprepared
Almost 98% of IT executives rate their ability to respond to litigation as above average or very well prepared, according to a new survey from IDC. But according to analysts, they are vastly overrating themselves.
Scottrade Embraces Web 2.0
Scottrade's Online Community is a simple, valuable social networking site that should allow for greater communication between Scottrade and its clients.
SOA Threatens Security
With customers accessing systems themselves through Internet banking and other self-serving channels, core systems are vulnerable to security threats.
Wachovia Hires BNY Vets
Thomas F. Scaturro was managing director and head of sales for BNY Mellon Wealth Management's tristate region, while John M. Dowd was wealth management director for Wachovia Wealth Management's northeast region.
Measuring Trader Alpha With TCA
Many firms are hesitant to measure trader performance using TCA, but Franklin Templeton is relying on a new benchmark to gauge trader 'value add.'