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.
Blockchain consortium will work with trade body for common standards on smart contracts and distributed-ledger development
Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love the distributed ledger.
Network provider successfully completed the first phase of a distributed ledger proof-of-concept test.
The Smart Oracle, called BlockOne IQ, will push external data into the blockchain.
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.
Corda platform set for public release as R3 builds to 1.0 release.
The technology will benefit industry participants the most as a record-keeping network, according to panelists at the recent Sifma Fintech Conference in New York.
Blockchain could be more than just a disruptive tool for the financial services industry.
The platform, called NEX Infinity, will test reconciliation and data services for FX and cash equities.
Euronext makes its play for FX through hefty M&A investment, while R3 announces a sizable intake from its own investors.
The consortium calls the first two of three funding tranches the largest raised for distributed-ledger technology.
The project is designed to provide a further understanding of distributed-ledger technology and its impact on financial services.
JPMorgan becomes the latest bank to withdraw from the R3 blockchain consortium as the industry body seeks to raise $150 million.
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.
The pilot aims to increase transparency in the proxy voting process by tracking vote progress.
The next great battle in the financial services space might not be in the blockchain or AI spaces—although they will play a role. No, the next monumental shift in the technology space is likely to be the public cloud sector. Anthony Malakian looks at how…
A blockchain solution seeking to reduce settlement time for syndicated loans is now ready to move to final stages of development.
Dan and Emilia discuss the pros and cons of implementing an automation solution that’s holistic.
Julio Faura, Santander’s head of research and development for innovation initiatives at Banco Santander, joins trade association’s board of directors.
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.
The two organizations developed their proof-of-concept, RegChain, with the participation of five major institutions.
Banks are exploring blockchain’s potential to reduce settlement times and inefficiencies in the syndicated loan market.
Bussmann will serve as president of Switzerland-based Crypto Valley Association.