The future of asset management


The future of asset management

Davids and Goliaths?

Starting with the facts, 2013 looks like it will turn out to be a very good year for the asset management sector. Assets under Management (AuM) are growing once again and are in fact at an all-time high.

Executive summary

  • The industry has picked up once again and at first sight it seems that the 'Goliaths' of the industry are taking advantage of the after-crisis situation
  • Asset management is a very dynamic industry and although funds outnumber equities, few actually beat the index
  • Five drivers push boutique success forward in comparisonto other markets trends: talent, performance, reputation, distribution and differentiation
  • Boutiques fight back through the creation of the Group of Boutiques Asset Managers (GBAM), recently launched in Abadia Retuerta, Spain
  • At the end of the day, talent is what really matters
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Performance issue 12 - September 2013

Performance is a triannual digest, dedicated to investment management professionals, which brings you the latest articles, news and market developments from Deloitte’s professionals and clients. 

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