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Data Breaches Changing Security Vendor Roles

For vendors in the data security realm serving asset managers, banks and other financial institutions, the Morgan Stanley data breach incident serves as a reminder of the greater roles they now have.

Morningstar Names Fund Managers of the Year

PRIMECAP, Dodge and Cox, Western Asset and Boston Partners are the latest winners of the Morningstar U.S. Fund Manager of the Year awards.

BlackRock Leads Funds Raising Credit Lines Amid Review

BlackRock’s chief executive officer has warned the retreat of banks as counterparties in credit will create severe volatility. Regulators are preparing new rules for mutual funds to ensure that a sudden stampede out of funds won’t result in a downward price spiral that threatens the financial system.

Will Fed Take Aim at Large Fund Providers?

Federal authorities are considering expanded regulation of large mutual fund companies, a move that opponents say threatens to bleed value out of the fund industry and aims to solve a problem that doesn't exist.

Fidelity-BlackRock Group Prepares Dark Pool for Big Stock Trades

A group of nine fund managers is said to be planning to start a dark pool dedicated to large stock trades later this year. The new market -- named Luminex -- will admit asset managers who bet on prices to increase, sources said.



State Street's Global CIO Talks Change

Last month, State Street Global Advisors revealed numerous changes meant to modify its core teams in the traditional asset space.

Executive Briefs

Broadridge Financial Solutions has agreed to acquire Bonaire Software Solutions, a provider of fee calculation, billing, and revenue and expense management solutions for asset managers including institutional asset managers, wealth managers, mutual funds, bank trusts, hedge funds and capital markets firms.

SEC Chair Gets Some Advice

By now, the Securities and Exchange Commission's newly-minted Chair Mary Jo White must be inundated with advice on how to succeed at her job from sources near and far.

Executive Briefings

Franklin Resources has acquired the remaining 80% stake of alternative investments specialist Pelagos Capital Management.

2013 Tech Survey: Productivity On the Go

Thirty eight percent of fund firms across the country said that they will increase technology-related costs while a total of 17% of respondents said they expected no change in whether their firm's technology costs would rise or decline for the rest of 2013, according to the 2013 Money Management Executive Technology Survey.