Collateral Management Question Series
For years many firms have considered the move away from siloed processes. However, often such implementations can be costly, time-consuming and turn into multi-year projects. Many institutions still have antiquated infrastructures and internal data issues. Data quality and availability are a real issue throughout the industry and often represent the greatest risk to an organisation’s ability to operate a centralised collateral management infrastructure. Fortunately there are fintech companies, such as VERMEG, in the market place that are offering truly cross-product solutions. These solutions are geared towards both sell and buy-side organisations, providing hosted or a cloud-based infrastructure that removes the technical burdens and enables real cost and efficiency benefits.