Will Mechem, managing director of high-frequency trading (HFT) firm Pan Alpha Trading, believes that big data is the most exciting thing happening right now in technology and financial services. The opportunities that exist for higher levels of intelligence through greater computing power and analytics are enticing, he says.
Mechem, speaking at Waters USA on a panel discussing the evolving trading landscape, acknowledged that big data means a lot of different things to different people. For him,
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails