Now more than ever, selecting the right technology is critical to the successful operations of any organization. Given the advances in financial services industry, this is particularly true in the Investment Management and Hedge Fund industry. The fervent controversy surrounding Michael Lewis’ new book ‘Flash Boys’ illustrates how technology has become the most important competitive differentiator for hedge fund managers. Selecting the right IT services for hedge funds is critical to addressing investors’ growing desire for secure, robust and reliable infrastructure.
SoftBank Corp.’s abrupt decision to break off pursuit of wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc. has shifted focus to how the Japanese company will turn around its U.S. Sprint Corp. unit without the deal, and what other acquisitions it might be planning. Full story is here