As the use of derivatives in mutual funds continues to grow, so will buy-side firms' reliance on third parties to handle post-trade processing, along with the search for employees who truly understand these complex trading contracts, according to a report from Celent.

That's because buy-side companies simply haven't made automating derivative processing a priority.

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