Gartner Research

Hedge Funds Need to Avoid the Siloed Technical Junkyard

Published: 04 June 2008

ID: G00158412

Analyst(s): James Wolstenholme

Summary

Hedge funds' technical needs are rapidly growing beyond one-system IT departments. Now, technical infrastructure, data management and application services are needed to unify trading, trade processing and financial functions.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Hedge Funds Reach a Technology Threshold
  • The Common Path
  • Pulling It All Together
    • EDM
    • Middleware Messaging Infrastructures
  • Future Direction

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