Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 75: An Update on the Julia Programming Language; AI & Alternative Data; Digital Currencies
Julia Computing's Viral Shah talks about the programming language he helped create and what's ahead for it. Then James and Anthony talk about the pairing of AI & alternative data, digital currencies, and Game of Thrones.
Highly manual processes in a key European funding market may be forced to automate, industry group suggests.
Cloud-based commission management platform to run as part of wider Eze Investment Suite, broadening coverage of Mifid II rule changes.
Regulators turn their attention from one type of benchmark to another, prompting some firms to hive off index businesses, and leaving those that remain--and the acquirers--with significant compliance burdens.
Chris Davis explains why derivatives dealers are wary of new quoting requirements under Mifid II.
Stella Farrington reports on how a hold-up in data from ESMA is causing havoc for commodity firms that need to perform tests to determine whether they fall under the scope of MiFID II.
By some estimates, investment in alternative datasets will exceed $7 billion by 2020. At the same time, machine learning and other AI techniques are evolving at a rapid pace. The combination of the two will be significant.
Max says firms can find opportunities in the data challenges presented by regulation.
Finastra is the twentieth vendor to join the program since its inception in February.
Collaboration will combine IHS Markit Outreach 360 Deloitte compliance advisory services.
Blockchain consortium will work with trade body for common standards on smart contracts and distributed-ledger development
Anthony and James look at why London clearinghouses may be in danger and the use of cognitive tools to monitor employees.
Stitching together information by using cognitive tech could yield significant advantages for compliance.
Sponsored webinar: SIX Financial Information
IBM marks its first major product launch in the financial services regulatory space with the roll-out of new cognitive solutions educated by Promontory professionals.
New EU rules suggest London-based clearinghouses may be forced to relocate to the eurozone.
The operational implications and the heated debate around the Central Securities Depository Regulation's most controversial provision is impinging on the industry's move toward harmonizing post-trade processes.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 73: The UK Election, Brexit & Fintechs; The Bloomberg Point-Port Integration
An examination of what the UK election and eventual Brexit negotiations could mean for London's fintech space followed by a discussion of Bloomberg's Point-Port integration.
Data analytics are now being used to track manipulative trading, increasingly in real time.
Misys is working with Broadridge on the platform, which will automate reporting ahead of new regulatory requirements
Industry testing for FRTB will begin in 2019 with implementation coming in 2020, though there is hope that personnel changes at the Basel Committee will lead to some extra leeway.
The Financial Instrument Reference Data System (FIRDS) will go live on July 17, 2017.
ESMA says that between June 2011 and December 2013 Moody’s failed to explain decisions for 19 ratings.
Robotic process automation is seen to cut down on inefficient manual tasks.