Industry Issues & Initiatives
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As CME Group prepares to close its open-outcry pits, John Sussex, a former Liffe trader and founder of Sussex Futures, reflects on a different time, when the buzz of the pits was as valuable a piece of information as the volumes of high-frequency data...
Over the course of the next two years, large numbers of derivatives transactions will need to be collateralized, requiring capital markets firms to automate their collateral-processing capabilities if they have aspirations of efficiently meeting those...
One novel but little explored option that could result from a Greek exit (or Grexit) from the Eurozone would spell an exciting technological challenge. Tim doesn't expect for it to happen, but allows himself to dream.
From smart beta to liquid alternatives, Tim Bourgaize Murray explores the benefits of early adoption of new investment strategies and the need to think creatively about the technology required to get there.
The Internet of Things (IoT) has proven to be a revolutionary technological development in many retail and wholesale industries ... but what about the capital markets? While IoT may not be obvious when it comes to trading, Anthony Malakian explores the...
Tight budgets continuing from the fallout of the financial crisis are prompting firms to consider alternatives to incumbent data solutions. But sometimes incumbents are so tightly integrated that they become expensive and time-consuming-if not technically...
In speech earlier this week, the managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Ravi Menon, officially announced the creation of a Financial Sector Technology & Innovation (FSTI) scheme.
Mediolanum's Furio Pietribiasi talks about how the firm turned to Misys and other third parties to rebuild its data infrastructure.
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