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Bluefin Payment Systems Selects BackBay Communications as Agency of Record

February 16, 2017

BackBay to provide public relations for the leading provider of PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solutions for the retail, healthcare and higher education sectors. [view [...] Read more

The Great Asset Management Consolidation of 2016

November 30, 2016

With more than $9 billion in asset manager M&As already underway in 2016, consolidation has become—pun intended—quite a big deal. 2015 was the biggest year for [...] Read more

Asset managers forced to update tech systems on regulatory demands

November 17, 2016

A survey has revealed technology and operational projects are on top of the agenda for global asset management firms in 2017, as a result of increasing [...] Read more

Oppenheimer Taps Neuberger Alum, Two Others in Digital Push

November 17, 2016

BackBay president and CEO Bill Haynes comments on mutual fund companies hiring digital marketing experts. "It's become a digital world. Individual and institutional investors and intermediaries [...] Read more

Asset managers prepared for industry challenges

November 15, 2016

Regulation, client demands and cost pressures are posing a challenge for asset managers, but they’re confident in their ability to manage it, according to a survey [...] Read more

TSAM Series: The Future of Asset Management

November 14, 2016

The asset management industry is undergoing a period of significant tumult as technological advancements, changing investor behavior and profiles, new product types and regulatory intervention create [...] Read more

Alignment in the Asset Management Industry: A Study by Osney Media and BackBay Communications, March 2016

March 24, 2016

As asset managers look for ways to reduce costs, gain market share and differentiate themselves in an increasingly competitive marketplace, operational alignment is something that comes [...] Read more

TSAM 2016: Tsunami of regulation and immature data handling are major pains

March 16, 2016

It was a sense of déjà vu at TSAM (The Summit for Asset Management) 2016 in London yesterday (15 March), as the industry still says it [...] Read more

TSAM: Regulations still firmly on the agenda

March 15, 2016

There are still uncertainties in the regulatory landscape for asset managers, according to a panel discussion at TSAM Europe in London. [view article [...] Read more

Asset managers forced to pay 'monopolistic' data prices

March 15, 2016

Regulatory compliance means data providers have the upper hand in negotiations, Andrew Maloney reports from TSAM Europe conference. [view article] [...] Read more