"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.
When it comes to KYC demands, while the sell side still has it the roughest, over the last two years, the buy side has had to take on a greater share of the burden.
An inside look at how APIs are gaining traction, but there are still challenges, including a lack of standardization for newer, web-based systems.
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...
Blockchain may remove the need for post-trade activities like reconciliation but it is still a long way from being complete.
Improving UX isn't just coming from the 20-somethings crowd.
Paula Walter didn’t take the shortest, most direct route to her current role as CTO of Newton Investment Management. For starters, she grew up literally on the other side of the world from the UK, while her tertiary education prepared her more for life...
More than $19 billion was poured into fintech startups in 2015, as investors chased big profits in acquiring or simply funding innovative solutions to the market.
Users of financial software are more in tune with what makes for good and bad user experiences than ever before. And while small capital markets firms excel at reaching out directly to their customers, large banks and asset managers struggle to offer the same experience.
Interest in FIBO is high as banks like State Street complete successful tests.
Restrictions on the use of dark-pool trading waivers come into force as part of MiFID II but some in the industry believe the rules will do more harm than good.
What still lies ahead for the Consolidated Audit Trail?
Anthony ties the movie Top Gun to HFT, IoT and AI...naturally.
Comparisons between Formula One racing and high-performance trading technology and data infrastructures are overused, Max says. So strap yourself in and step on the gas for a few laps around the similarities between our industries.
Points made at the annual New York-hosted North American Financial Information Summit illustrate how blockchain and data science can or should pivot to better serve data management operations. Michael considers what legal entity identifier efforts could...
The unbundling of research and execution functions is one of the most widely anticipated and debated pieces of regulation amid the storm of measures introduced by the European Commission that will have a significant impact on how the buy side and sell...
More firms need to be granted access to the CAT.
While it’s important to focus on the technology that drives our industry, it’s similarly important to acknowledge the human aspects.
The firm’s electronic execution platform provides access to 215 markets globally.
Autonomy launched in February 2015
This win makes it four in a row for the New York-based specialist risk provider.
The New York-based vendor has been around for over 40 years.