Data Determines Destiny

Survey Research Series

Data Determines Destiny

Survey Research Series

June 2021


The latest chapter of “Asset Management: Transformation Is Already Here” (our far-ranging study of industry priorities) provides a detailed understanding of the challenges and opportunities presented by harnessing data and converting it into usable, relevant information for growth.

Download to find out what asset managers are saying about their goals and challenges with data and what they need to extract meaningful insights from it.

As sources and types of data have proliferated, the ability to interpret data and convert it into usable, relevant information has become a key differentiator in the asset management industry. It's key to a firm's performance. Having a mountain of data and being able to utilize it effectively, however, are two very different things.

“Data is the connective thread across the front, middle, and back office. It must be integrated in a way that allows our clients to find what they need, mine it, and generate new insights from it."

— Mal Cullen, Head of BNY Mellon OMNI Digital Services, Asset Servicing & Digital

  • By the Numbers
  • 93%
    of respondents in our research said they are looking to deploy data analysis and insights into their portfolio management function.*

* As identified by survey respondents

Discover more in the Asset Management: Transformation Is Already Here survey research series 

Chapter Two – Digital Imperatives Dominate 



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