ISC provide consulting services to ensure the credibility of this business critical function. Data supports all other areas of the asset manager; acquiring, checking, enhancing and maintaining all market and reference data.
ISC has direct experience of working with a number of Data Management systems including:
In addition to ISC Data management knowledge gained over many successful projects we have specific Data Management services that we offer the Investment Management Industry.
Data Maturity Health check
ISC has produced several White Papers and Articles
Exploring Data Governance Data; It provides a granular activity for analysts, whilst being a component of every project, an underestimated cost and is essential in facilitating internal and external communication. As an industry we need to appreciate the positive consequences of managing data efficiently and the negative consequences of managing data badly. How then to get it right, first time, every time?
Why managers should demand consolidated positions data Consolidating positions data is a particular challenge to all Investment Managers. A common perception is that positions are reflected in the back office record keeping system that promotes a start of business feed to support the daily activity in the front office...
The drive to scalability in Data Management What is driving this? Strategic thinking and planning. Strategic initiatives are being instigated by IT departments, however most of these initiatives are being driven by the business. For many years the business has had to support multiple similar initiatives with scarce resources with the consequence being the business is forcing prioritisation and more strategic thinking...
Data Management Challenges - A Vendor Review Interest and debate concerning Data Management continues and shows no sign of abatement. Following a year of turmoil during which many in our industry have been forced to re-examine priorities and budgets, we took the opportunity to pose a short series of questions to some of the leading data management vendors to assess their views on the state of the market and their thoughts on the immediate future. Our thanks go to Cadis, SmartCo, GoldenSource, Asset Control and Eagle for participating...
Successful Data Management Projects Data Management has been the subject of increased focus in recent years. Many firms have realised that without a coherent data management strategy, success in a wide range of projects cannot be guaranteed.
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