Whether dealing with utility startups or commercial offerings, should you throw your weight behind making something a "standard," or back alternatives in the spirit of healthy competition?
Members of law firm Ropes & Gray's intellectual property team discuss the legal precedents behind licensing disputes, and share advice on how firms should treat datasets that might contain copyrightable IP.
Legal entity identifier backers turn their focus to quality, but volume is still an issue
John introduces himself as the new deputy editor for Buy-Side Technology and considers how in times of upheaval, we look for the comforts of the past.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 26: Wei-Shen Wong, Waters Hong Kong Reporter, Talks Fintech in Asia
Dan talks with Waters Hong Kong-based reporter, Wei-Shen Wong, about fintech hubs in Asia.
Virtual reality headsets could make their way into financial firms and onto trading floors sooner than you think.
The importance of data governance is gaining recognition, making collaboration and leadership more important -- and more challenging
Anthony introduces John Brazier as the site's new Buy-Side Technology deputy editor.
"Consumers must be able and willing to walk away and either buy elsewhere or forgo something."
The key to successful implementations, Victor says, is to sweat the small stuff.
Anthony says that while it’s not often cited as the main reason to move away from email, when it comes to know-your-customer, cybersecurity should be near the top in a pitch meeting.
Dan and Anthony discuss their July features.
Solving data management and regulatory compliance issues requires having correct and accurate data, but also using the right measures for evaluating the data and the right identifiers as barometers of information. Michael checks out schools of thought on…
Improving UX isn't just coming from the 20-somethings crowd.
As four nations ready themselves for battle on the field, Waters determines the winners in both football and Fintech stakes.
If the UK's departure from the European Union is carried out, its financial data professionals will still have plenty to do
Even as Form PF has largely been solved for, blending those solutions with solutions geared toward other reporting structures will continue to cause headaches.
On the morning of the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme, Victor Anderson explains what Brexit and the current political turmoil might mean to our industry's third-party technology community.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 24: Blockchain Adoption with Richard Johnson, Greenwich Associates
Dan and Anthony chat with Richard Johnson, vice president of market structure and technology at Greenwich Associates.
Dan makes a prediction on what the long-term effects of Brexit will be.
Looking for exposure to alternative investments? You'll need alternative types of data.
Dan and Anthony look at the impact of Brexit and recap a couple of events they attended during the week.
Will fintech in London falter? Will it be tougher to attract talent? Will it be more difficult to raise money? Will jobs be slashed? These are just some of the questions that have arisen post-Brexit.
The growth of technology is enabling the human aspect of asset management to flourish, to the benefit of both the industry and individuals.