The Changing Role of the Buy-Side Middle Office

Karl Kutschke
Senior Director, Product Management
Charles River Development

Chang Suh
Senior Product Manager
Charles River Development

Moderator: Frank Smietana
Product Marketing Manager
Charles River Development

Supporting new investment products, keeping pace with expanded regulatory reporting requirements and providing the front office with timely cash and position data places increasing demands on the buy-side middle office. The industry drive toward shortened settlement times and collateralized derivatives transactions present additional challenges. Against this backdrop, firms need to consider whether to outsource their middle office or maintain these critical functions in-house. Join product specialists to hear how a unified front and middle office platform can help firms deal with these challenges while streamlining their investment processes and reducing operational risk and cost.