New buy-side forum launches

A new forum for traditional asset managers and alternative investment managers has launched. Called Buy-Side Vision (www.buysidevision.com), the new venture is sponsored by trading systems and IT consultancies City Practitioners and Catalyst. The forum seeks to address asset managers’ technology challenges in responding to new investment strategies, quantitative models, and increased use of complex instruments such as OTC derivatives and structured products. Buy-Side Vision aims to help ass