The Edge: Do Fund Managers Need to Reinvent Themselves?
This article by The Edge Malaysia entitled ‘Do Fund Managers Need to Reinvent Themselves?’ which features Executive Director/ Chief Executive Officer Ismitz Matthew De Alwis, discusses technological disruptions within the industry and how passive funds are eroding the position of actively managed funds, while external factors such as political instability and lower-for-longer rate environment are challenging fund managers to stay on their toes. De Alwis believes that fund managers need to be self-motivated, with a strong thirst for knowledge, as it is a lifelong journey of learning.