No Surefi re Success When Outsourcing

Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom
June 2012
Money Management Executive;6/4/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 23, p1
The article discusses outsourcing operations of a fund firm which usually centers around saving money including payroll costs, expense of turning over hardware and software, as well as keeping it up to date. According to the company UBS Global Asset Management, there is no surefire success in outsourcing of fundamental functions that serve clients. It is suggested that asset management firms should look at their service providers as partners, not vendors for flexibility.


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