Part 4 of “What Can RIAs Expect from a System Conversion” discusses the importance of a unified vision for the project across the firm and how to manage change orders. By Joan Walker of UNAPEN, Inc.
Business Continuity planning in Financial Services is evolving as the SEC proposes new rules for RIA firms. Many RIAs have taken shortcuts in this area due to budgetary constraints, but new advances in technology have created an affordable pathway for firms to meet the challenge.
Free eBook on how RIAs, Non-Profits and others can avoid downtime with effective BC planning. Additional advice and solutions for Cyber Security and Affordable Fixed-Cost Outsourced IT solutions also provided by UNAPEN.
Part 3 of “What Can RIAs Expect from a System Conversion” discusses the importance of Communication. By Joan Walker of UNAPEN, Inc.
Sage advice from UNAPEN for wealth mgrs. preparing for a system conversion such as portfolio accounting, trading, CRM, billing, etc. – Part 2
The SEC is recommending that RIAs and Funds be proactive in identifying CyberSecurity risks and threats, but firms are finding that this is an expensive proposition that isn’t in the budget.
Sage advice from UNAPEN for wealth mgrs. preparing for a system conversion such as portfolio accounting, trading, CRM, billing, etc. – Part 1
Budget vs. Risk – RIA firms must decide between Network Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing to protect from CyberAttacks.
Today, we are in the era of Big Data. The amount of data that flows through a financial advisory firm on a daily basis is increasing exponentially. And yet, many data functions at these firms are still handled manually—and stubborn manual data entry and retrieval bottlenecks continue to hinder operations.
Over the last decade, CRMs have become an integral part of core RIA infrastructure. Its uses, look and usability vary widely with each CRM and RIA. If your company is thinking of changing CRMs or optimizing the use of your current CRM, then I highly recommend delving into the 5 components that have been outlined in this article. They will be the key to the future success of your CRM and your business.
UNAPEN offers insight into a layered approach to IT security and business continuity for investment mgrs based upon our 17 years of experience – read the article in Family Wealth Report.
Advisors using ClientLogix are poised to not only weather the current market turmoil with higher client retention rates, but also are aggressively acquiring new clients because they are able to provide superior client service and relationship management with less effort.