COVID-19 and the Investment Management Industry
Changes, challenges and opportunities in a post-pandemic environment.
The COVID-19 pandemic has been a catalyst of pre-existing trends within the investment industry.
From increasing demand for digitalisation, regulatory and reputational pressure for sustainability offerings and continuously increasing threats from FinTech, investment firms need to rise up to these challenges to fully embrace the opportunities of a post pandemic world.
This report compiles the insights on the imminent and permanent impact of COVID-19 on three major topics, obtained from interviews with relationship managers and clients and research from the existing literature. Paired with our perspective about the industry, we provide recommendations which trends will persist post pandemic.