Articles by Elliot Burr

Kurtosys Spotlight: AGF website, LGBT+ survey, Pauline Bush

By Elliot Burr on March 15, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features a focus on an excellent asset management website, Hermes’ Pauline Bush, important initiatives, our podcast meeting with Scott Stevens and challenges for a…

Connecting the Dots – Scott Stevens [Podcast]

By Elliot Burr on March 11, 2019
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In this episode of the Kurtosys Podcast we speak to Scott Stevens, Head of Business Development at Quilter Cheviot. Scott has a wealth of experience in asset management; in his 25 years in the financial world…

Kurtosys Spotlight: United accelerators, Alexia Barra, ESG: friend or foe?

By Elliot Burr on March 8, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features another digital leader from our updated gallery, ESG: friend or foe?, a new edition of our podcast, fintech accelerator partnerships, the changing face…

Connecting the Dots – Blair Abbott [Podcast]

By Elliot Burr on March 7, 2019
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In our latest edition of the Kurtosys Podcast, Elliot Burr chats to Blair Abbott – Head of Global Strategic Marketing & Business Development Division at Mirae Asset Global Investments – about the regulatory differences between South…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Fund communication guide, Jarlath Forde, N26

By Elliot Burr on March 1, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features the ultimate guide to fund communication, informative webinars past and present, challenger bank expansions, and a visual recap of last year’s fund landscape….

The Mountaineer’s Outlook: An interview with Oliver Williams

By Elliot Burr on February 27, 2019
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Oliver Williams works for Kurtosys as Senior Data Engineer in our South Africa office. Having been one of our original Cape Town employees from four years ago, Oliver explains his love for the company culture as…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Women in finance, Sarah Tatjana Baier, new banks

By Elliot Burr on February 22, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features female empowerment in financial services, Sarah Tatjana Baier, content-focused research, new competitor banks, startup competitions, and a cat-like bank card. Digital Leader Spotlight:…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Important RegTech, Silvia Sechi, podcast series

By Elliot Burr on February 15, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features the importance of RegTech, our very first podcast episode, webinars to watch, social media expertise , an ESG case study and the return…

Connecting the Dots – Dan Sondhelm [Podcast]

By Elliot Burr on February 13, 2019
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In the very first edition of our Kurtosys Podcast, CEO at Sondhelm Partners Dan Sondhelm chats to Elliot Burr about new digital strategies for asset managers: how to best leverage new technologies, and how to stay…

Kurtosys Spotlight: CTI fund explorer, Adam Grimsley, rising insurtech

By Elliot Burr on February 8, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features CTI’s new fund explorer, asset and wealth management pressures, insurtech advancements, the Cross-Border Distribution Conference, more fintech partnerships and the industry’s Super Bowl…

Kurtosys gold sponsors at Cross-Border Distribution Conference

By Elliot Burr on February 4, 2019
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Kurtosys are proud to be gold sponsors once again for the Cross-Border Distribution Conference, now in its 7th year. It will take place in Luxembourg on 12 February 2019, hosted by Deloitte and Elvinger Hoss Prussen…

Kurtosys Spotlight: Colin Bennett, ESG trends, top influencers

By Elliot Burr on February 1, 2019
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Welcome to our weekly digital spotlight! This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features GAM Investments’ digital leader, Hermes IM’s website update, ESG trends, secrets for advisor growth, influencer lists, and the new reality of investment managements….