Buy-side traders are more empowered than they ever have been.
Digital assets raise the bar for due diligence.
Innovation and regulation have redefined financial technology.
Firm expects a mid-December decision regarding Toronto-based asset manager.
Managers and asset owners look for more transparency, cost savings.
New report examines discontent with ticks, bumps and maker taker.
Liquidity and data transparency were top buy-side trader worries.
The asset manager is in trials with multiple custodians.
Looming data-privacy regulation raises bar on remote storage.