WBR Insights Europe

10 May, 2017

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Benchmarking Reports

Increasing Visibility with Real-Time Data: a 2019 Report

Increasing Visibility with Real-Time Data: a 2019 Report

The logistics industry now has more data on shipments than ever before. With this mountain of new data comes the responsibility for pharmaceutical companies to figure out how best to implement a proactive model so that they can act on data in real-time. In Q4 of 2018 WBR Insights, Controlant and TSS surveyed 100 Heads of Operations from pharma companies across Europe to find out more about the challenges they’re facing and the innovative solutions being brought to the table.

Adapting to the New Liquidity Landscape: A 2019 Report

Adapting to the New Liquidity Landscape: A 2019 Report

In the face of a liquidity drought, equities traders are delving deeper into new technologies and alternative sources to keep their firms competitive. This everchanging landscape has seen a host of new regulations to keep up with. In Q4 of 2018, WBR Insights surveyed 100 Heads of Trading from across Europe to find out more about the challenges they face and the innovative solutions they bring to the table.

2019 North American InvestOps Report: Empowering Multi-Asset Front-to-Back Investment Operations

2019 North American InvestOps Report: Empowering Multi-Asset Front-to-Back Investment Operations

WBR Insights and SimCorp surveyed 100 Heads and Directors of InvestOps, and those of similar standing in North America, to find out more about the challenges they face and the innovative solutions they bring to the table. The survey was conducted by appointment over the telephone. The results were compiled and anonymized by WBR Insights and are presented here with analysis and commentary by the InvestOps US community and SimCorp.

Reliability, Visibility and Quick Delivery: Building Resilience into the Supply Chain, a 2019 Report

Reliability, Visibility and Quick Delivery: Building Resilience into the Supply Chain, a 2019 Report

Consumers in the modern world have the luxury of speedier deliveries and better visibility than many would have thought possible even 15 years ago. For chemical companies though, logistics has not entirely kept pace, and a wealth of complex factors can still wreak havoc. Supply chains need to be flexible enough to withstand the unexpected. In Q4 of 2018, WBR Insights and Alpega surveyed 100 VPs of Supply Chain from chemical companies across Europe to find out more about the challenges they face and the innovative solutions they bring to the table.

Driving Decisions with Real-Time Data: A 2019 Report

Driving Decisions with Real-Time Data: A 2019 Report

Online shoppers today have more choice, more information and crucially, less time. To compete with commercial giants like Amazon, smaller online retailers are finding ways to meet customers wherever and whenever they want to shop- but flexibility is no longer enough. Now, eTailers need to find innovative new ways to personalise their offerings in real-time so they can build a loyal customer base- and they’re going to need to harness customer data to do it. In Q4 of 2018 WBR Insights, Looker Data Sciences Inc, Algolia and dotSource surveyed 100 Directors of eCommerce from across the Germany and Europe to find out more about the challenges they face and the innovative solutions they bring to the table.

Laying the Foundations for the Future of IT Procurement: the 2018 Benchmarking Report

Laying the Foundations for the Future of IT Procurement: the 2018 Benchmarking Report

This year IT has become more personalised and globalised than ever before, and IT Procurement must evaluate supplier relationships carefully before they can lay the foundations for the future. In Q3 of 2018 WBR Insights and Conga surveyed 100 Heads of IT Procurement from companies across Europe to find out more about the challenges they’re facing and the innovative solutions being brought to the table. The results were compiled and anonymised by WBR Insights and are presented here with analysis and commentary by the ProcureCon IT community.

Next Generation Trading: How AI and ML will empower the trades of the future - [2018 Benchmarking Report]

Next Generation Trading: How AI and ML will empower the trades of the future - [2018 Benchmarking Report]

'Tipping points’ occur in all technological evolutions, the point at which advancements in technology reach a wide enough group of users at the very time it is truly needed. In financial services, market complexity, compressed client commission pools, and intensifying regulation have converged with a dramatic expansion of available technological capabilities, such as big data, machine learning, and AI.

In Q3 of 2018 WBR Insights surveyed 100 Global Heads of Trading from buy-side firms across the USA to find out more about the challenges# they’re facing and the innovative solutions being brought to the table.

Transparency, Liquidity, and The Future of Fixed Income - The 2018 Benchmarking Report

Transparency, Liquidity, and The Future of Fixed Income - The 2018 Benchmarking Report

In Q2 of 2018 WBR Insights surveyed 100 Heads of Fixed Income and Chief Investment Officers from buy-side firms across Europe to find out more about the challenges they’re facing and the innovative solutions being brought to the table. The survey was conducted by appointment over the telephone. The results were compiled and anonymised by WBR Insights and are presented here with analysis and commentary by the FILS EU community.

Driving Procurement Transformation – The 2018 Benchmarking Report

Driving Procurement Transformation – The 2018 Benchmarking Report

In Q2 of 2018 WBR Insights surveyed 100 Chief Procurement Officers (CPOs), from across Europe to find out more about the challenges they’re facing and the innovative solutions being brought to the table. The survey was conducted by appointment over the telephone. The results were compiled and anonymised by WBR Insights and are presented here with analysis and commentary by the  ProcureCon community.