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The CEO tapes: robo-advice can save us from start-up rivals

Are traditional asset managers responding strongly enough to tech-driven trends and the rise of robo-advisers? Leading chief executives believe not enough is being done to keep established players at the top of the food chain.

Uncovering where true valued is being added, the shift towards systematic investing and how to tailor technology to all parts of the asset management industry were the topics up for debate in the third of our exclusive CEO tapes series.

To read the first instalment in this series, which covers the asset management’s masculine culture and why ‘prima donna’ portfolio managers won’t last much longer, please click here and here. Stayed tuned as our expert panel tackles passives, regulations and costs.

·         Martin Gilbert, Aberdeen Asset Management

·         Richard Buxton, Old Mutual Global Investors

·         Anne Richards, M&G Investments

·         Hendrik du Toit, Investec

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