The asset management industry faces challenging markets, new regulatory reform measures, and competition for clients and talent – all against a backdrop of heightened expectations from investors, regulators, industry partners and other stakeholders. Find out how a PwC team can help you face your firm's challenges.
The asset management industry stands on the edge of a number of fundamental shifts. PwC highlights a series of predictions—or game changers—for 2020, helping asset management industry participants prepare their operating models, people and processes for the changes that lie ahead.
Major trends shaping the wealth management industry include the huge transfer of wealth underway as Baby Boomers age; the rise of automated advice via robo and virtual advisors; and heightened regulatory scrutiny. PwC can help your company adapt to the rapidly changing wealth management arena.
There’s more pressure on tax functions to stay compliant and manage risk, typically with fewer resources—leaving little time for tax to focus on strategic planning. The tax function is a vital business asset with an incredible amount of data that is often under-used.
Exchange-traded funds are growing at remarkable rates worldwide, making them an important strategic consideration for all asset managers. As firms look to expand their ETF product offerings globally, asset managers and intermediaries need strategies to address changes across the competitive landscape.
The real estate lifecycle encompasses every phase of real estate investment ownership—starting with strategic planning and extending to deals, capital formation and business plan execution, culminating in an exit strategy.
Technological change has forced the asset management industry to change its business model. While some firms are challenged by this gamechanger, PwC’s approach considers the potential impact across several different dimensions—such as customer engagement, digitization, cybersecurity and disruption.
Explore current technology themes and how PwC’s approach can help asset managers better adapt to these changes.
To help asset managers navigate an evolving landscape, we’ve launched Benchmarking insights: PwC’s asset management perspectives and analysis. These tools enable firms to benchmark themselves against the entire asset management industry.
Asset management firms face numerous challenges stemming from the need to manage and implement changes driven by new regulation and strategic risk management objectives.
Our Asset & Wealth Management partners and staff can assist in meeting these key industry challenges. Contact our leaders to learn more.