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FundsTech panel to discuss digitisation of investor communications

The quest for more personalised communication between asset managers and their investors is set to be the next issue to be discussed during a FundsTech webinar. Global asset managers have been challenged by the need to scale and digitise their investor communications process and also remain compliant with various rules and regulations. This becomes more complex when it involves investors across multiple jurisdictions. In addition, investor engagement has become a much more important issue in recent years thanks to the rise of impact investing and stewardship. The panel will discuss how technology could provide the answer to this challenge by enabling the necesary scale as well as the ability to provide a more bespoke and targeted communications process, covering performance reporting as well as sales and marketing. The panel will comprise Michaela Collet-Jackson, head of distribution EMEA at UK fund manager Columbia Threadneedle; Vincent Forestier, global head of retail, wholesale and institutional segments marketing at Axa IM; and Joerg Grossmann, chief product officer at investment fund data provider FE fundinfo. The webinar, Transforming Investor Communications Across Border, will be held on June 27th at 10AM BST. More details, including registration, can be found here.

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