The awful inevitability of cyberattack—and how the threats are only growing
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.
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.
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.
John reviews some of last week’s top sell-side stories, including the European Commission’s proposals for new rules on the supervision of non-EU CCPs.
Victor says artificial intelligence (AI) has reached its tipping point, and its march forward in the capital markets is unstoppable.
Anthony and Emilia take a look at the municipal bond market and the proliferation of electronic platforms.
The platform, called NEX Infinity, will test reconciliation and data services for FX and cash equities.
The adoption of a technology-centric strategy will be the difference to those that survive in the face of a changing buy-side environment.
Adam Sussman joins Anthony Malakian to talk about Liquidnet's acquisition of OTAS, machine learning and AI, and what the buy side wants from analytics platforms.
The component helps financial institutions spot booking errors, anomalies and unusual activity with machine learning.
AI and automation free asset managers to do more for clients, according to panelists at Sifma Ops.
Why the lack of gender diversity in finance leads to less revenue for the buy side.
Marc Andrews of IBM sits down with Anthony and Dan to discuss the company's use of Watson for regulatory compliance and surveillance.
Emilia David profiles US Bank's chief operational risk officer Jodi Richard and looks at how the bank tackles op risk and the extent to which its risk disciplines are integrated into the business.
At the North American Trading Architecture Summit in New York, artificial intelligence came under the spotlight with industry participants discussing the extent to which it might replace humans across the capital markets.
Cutting Through the Hype: Finding the Difference Between True Innovation and a Good Use of Buzzwords
Tech executives’ ability to sort through bogus claims around new technology is more important now than ever before.
Dan and Anthony discuss the North American Trading Architecture Summit.
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.
Financial institutions looking to automate processes shouldn’t keep the technology in only one area of the business, speakers at a recent DTCC forum say, but rather make it into a holistic solution to add more value to the business.
In honor of the NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournament starting this week, Dan creates a bracket of the biggest financial technology trends.
Artificial intelligence is becoming more sophisticated. And, while she understands the benefits of this evolution, Emilia confesses that every new advancement in AI also scares her.