Data Display & Analytics

Acadian Taps Microsoft for Predictive Signals

Boston-based quantitative fund manager Acadian Asset Management’s recently announced partnership with Microsoft will see the firm implement a combination of trading signals received from Microsoft’s Bing Predicts tool with its own predictive analysis to…

Buy Side Struggles to Integrate Analytics

Linking performance attribution and risk has clear benefits, but fragmented approaches are making it hard for firms to unify processes and underlying data. Clive Davidson outlines the key challenges, and how firms are addressing them.

Kx Releases Kdb+ V3.5

Version 3.5 of Kdb+ is faster will increase developer productivity., officials say.

The Rise of #AltData

Max Bowie explores the opportunities arising from new, alternative datasets, and the challenges of managing them.

Updata, Trayport Tighten Charting Linkage

Users of Trayport's Joule Direct can now link directly to Updata Analytics charts from their Joule screen, giving energy traders faster access to analysis of price histories to support pre-trade decisions.