The French bank contributes to Euronext Fund Service, offering foreign institutional investors easier access to French mutual funds.
The not-for-profit company has collaborated with LiquidMetrix for research on setting the standards to block trading execution performance.
FlexAR is set to enhance the trading experience, using Microsoft’s HoloLens augmented reality headset.
New platform places emphasis on optimizing liquidity and execution management ahead of significant challenges presented by Mifid II.
On the surface, the concept of shadow IT seems simple: A project is started without proper authorization because those involved want to avoid having to jump through the various hoops required to get the green light to build the technology. In actuality, shadow IT is much more nuanced.
Dan explains that the only way to properly handle the presence of shadow IT at a firm is recognizing that it’s likely not going anywhere.
The GDPR will mainly affect less organized asset managers, as well as vendors that might need to provide modifications to their CRM systems.
With an unenviable raft of new regulation imminently coming into force, market participants anticipate a flurry of adoption of compliance-related technology, which is expected to prove lucrative for RegTech providers. Joanna Wright and Max Bowie talk to some of the key players about the drivers behind this trend, and RegTech’s potential over the long term.
For years, sophisticated data monitoring and analytics have been a key component of developing trading strategies. Now, as Joanne Faulkner discovers, firms are taking approaches first developed for use by traders and turning the tables, and are using them outside the trading flow to monitor the traders themselves.
Even after Britain leaves the European Union, financial firms wanting to do business within the EU will need to comply with MIFID II. But removing the UK from EU markets could still derail new European trading and transparency rules. Samuel Wilkes investigates, with additional reporting by Philip Alexander
Dan and Anthony talk about how technologists—and traders—are portrayed in TV and on the big screen, and just how accurate those portrayals are.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails