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.
Asset managers are a bit afield from realizing the benefits of blockchain.
Passive investments will make up nearly a quarter of institutional assets by 2020.
Diverse offerings only increase their attractiveness.
The asset manager readies for MiFID II's research de-bundling requirement.
The asset manager banks on the continued growth of separately managed accounts.