Articles by Elliot Burr

AMMF #44: Frontier markets, crypto-versity, DJ D-Sol’s mix

By Elliot Burr on July 20, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you a frontier markets fund launch, furthered steps for Women in Finance, crypto-university, and a mix from GSAM’s new CEO, DJ D-Sol. Movers & Shakers…

How financial services tapped into the World Cup

By Elliot Burr on July 17, 2018
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Oh, what a glorious year. The 2018 World Cup, first met with some skepticism, has been one of the competition’s most memorable tournaments for years, and for many reasons. Champions of Brazil’s 2014 effort Germany –…

AMMF #43: Arion Banki website, Alibaba vs Tencent, AC Milan

By Elliot Burr on July 13, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you a Silicon Valley-worthy bank website, Alibaba vs Tencent, a sustainable investment focus, and asset management at AC Milan. Movers & Shakers Daniel D’Souza Is…

How financial services firms embraced Pride

By Elliot Burr on July 11, 2018
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Last week saw 2018’s addition of the burgeoningly popular Pride festival in the UK: a celebration of diversity, inclusion and acceptance focusing on (but not limited to) the global LGBT+ community. In London, partying on the…

AMMF #42: Digital advisor clone, UK sandbox, the ETF Starting XI

By Elliot Burr on July 6, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you new funds in China, a digital clone, the UK sandbox’s latest recruits, and an ETF starting XI. Movers & Shakers Melanie Aimer Is now…

AMMF #41: Canadian mutual funds, fintech friends, Nile Rodgers

By Elliot Burr on June 29, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you low-cost mutual funds in Canada, a fintech friendship, relocation news, and a fund backed by Nile Rodgers. Movers & Shakers Stephan Koschmieder Is now…

AMMF #40: MiFID II backlash, crypto-revisit, Tony Hawk

By Elliot Burr on June 22, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you an ETF partnership, a crypto-fund revisit, MiFID II backlash and Tony Hawk on financial advisors. Movers & Shakers Saphia Gaouaoui Is now ➜ Head…

The Fintech World Series: Portugal

By Elliot Burr on June 18, 2018
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

AMMF #39: Alexa advisors, smarter banking, World Cup special

By Elliot Burr on June 15, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you voice-activated advisory, a six stage fund launch, banking IFTT integration and the start of the World Cup. Movers & Shakers Martina Bozzano Is now…

Hedge fund stars, website stars, in-game advisory [VIDEO]

By Elliot Burr on June 8, 2018
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This month’s video round up presents Brexit’s impact, a new head of AI, stars of the hedge fund world and advisory AR. Please find links to the talked-about articles and features below. Fund Launches Metric Capital…

AMMF #38: Seven new funds, Brexit backlash, Bitcoin rap

By Elliot Burr on June 1, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you a Brexit and MiFID II conundrum, the return of website spotlight, a seven-tier fund launch and a Bitcoin rap. Movers & Shakers Christian Claßen…

AMMF #37: The GDPR Cometh, women in leadership, Bitcoin Pizza Day

By Elliot Burr on May 25, 2018
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Welcome to our asset management marketing focus This week’s round up brings you the coming of GDPR, further insights into workplace gender diversity, advisory malpractices and Bitcoin Pizza Day. Movers & Shakers Mark Davidson Is now ➜…