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.
Startup enters closed beta with ambitions to create regulated processes around bitcoin trading.
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.
Network provider successfully completed the first phase of a distributed ledger proof-of-concept test.
New EU rules suggest London-based clearinghouses may be forced to relocate to the eurozone.
Suite of algorithms, combined with Northern Trust liquidity panel and fee structure, to provide holistic view of FX trading process.
The offering adds an additional 19% of volume to the original block execution and will absorb 9 out of every 10 blocks that appear in the minute following the initial block, according to Liquidnet.
Hung parliaments are rarely a good thing for stable democracies or buy-side strategies.
The vendor partnered with CloudMargin for an end-to-end cloud-based solution to calculate margins and manage disputes.
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.
Emilia looks at how technology has been able to bring transparency into even the most opaque of markets.
Australian investment firm Merlon Capital Partners was the first SimCorp user to test the OTCX platform.
Bloomberg's acquisition of the Barclays Port intellectual property has caused a storm in the fixed-income technology space for investment firms and vendors alike.
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.
Regulations requiring trade data reporting has helped push municipal bond market participants to electronic trading platforms.
Algomi to acquire and distribute Automated Liquidity Filtering and Analytics solution in ongoing partnership with Alliance Bernstein.
Stephen Morse gives a presentation on how traders are using information created via Twitter to derive trading insights.
Certain advancements are leading to more collaborative efforts between vendors. At the same time, M&A in the analytics space is still red hot. Anthony sorts through what this means for the industry moving forward.
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.
ChartIQ describes Finsemble as "all that glue that makes everything inside a Bloomberg terminal work perfectly well with everything else.”
The bank's quant team discovered strange patterns around the timing of trades that neither they--nor quants at other firms--have yet been able to explain with certainty.