C-level panelists at the North American Trading Architecture Summit discussed how effective data encryption is when it comes to sophisticated hackers.
The future of Europe is clouded in uncertainty and John says without consolidation, asset managers may find themselves struggling to keep up with international competitors.
Robo-advisors are gradually becoming more popular in Asia, especially among retail investors. While it will take some time, these advancements—and the technologies that underpin these platforms—are likely to seep into the institutional space in years to…
Buy-side firms are being pulled into two different directions by legacy applications and innovative new tools, noted panelists at this year's Asia-Pacific BST Summit.
In part one of this three-part series, Victor Anderson chats to SmartStream's Bharat Malesha about the challenges facing capital markets firms when it comes to fees and expense management.
A blockchain solution seeking to reduce settlement time for syndicated loans is now ready to move to final stages of development.
Dan and Anthony analyze four big deals from the past month and look back on data spend in 2016.
Additions to version 6.0 of the risk management platform for third-party relationships include a risk scoring calculator and remediation ability.
Victor Anderson speaks to SimCorp’s Stephen Butcher about the IBOR proposition facing buy-side firms, the business benefits realized on the back of such projects, and the operational and technology variables asset managers need to consider when embarking…
The collapse of the London Stock Exchange and Deustche Börse deal doesn't come as much of a surprise.
Innovation labs have become the norm for most banks, but that doesn’t mean it’s a fool-proof strategy.
The project was first conceived in 2009, and will last for three years, beginning in August.
The AI accelerators lets financial institutions fast-track programs around machine learning, natural language processing, and robotic process automation.
GreenKey’s new CEO, Nader Shwayhat, discusses the telephony vendor's latest platform release.
Burton-Taylor's latest research shows industry data spend higher than anticipated, driven by spend on data to comply with new regulations.
Elly Hardwick explains why the German bank decided to open its fourth lab in Manhattan, and how all four will work together going forward.
The guys talk about Dan’s feature and Anthony’s trip to Florida for the industry’s biggest futures conference.
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.
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,…
The US firm will experiment with Bing’s data, aiming to develop new ways of predicting asset prices.
Plato Partnership has signed an agreement with Trade Informatics to access the Plia platform in Europe and rename it PliaPlato.
The raft of upcoming regulations has the industry focused on compliance. But to demonstrate compliance, you first need visibility and good data management.
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…
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…