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Dark Pools in the Firing Line

As the New York attorney general, the SEC and Finra set their sights on dark pool trading, larger market structure issues are coming to the fore that will...

Waters | Feature | High Frequency Trading | 01 Sep 2014

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Firms Eye Disaster Recovery Amid Increasingly Interconnected Markets

After the recent cyber-attack against the European Central Bank, the financial industry is taking another look at business continuity and resilience. As the marketplace grows in complexity and participants become increasingly interconnected, disaster...

Waters | Feature | Business Continuity & Outsourcing | 29 Aug 2014

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Ghost in the Shell: AI Expands Beyond Algos

As market movements become faster and more complex, it is impossible for humans to react quickly enough to those changes, requiring machines to step in. Now, artificial intelligence is extending its reach beyond algorithms, permeating other aspects of...

Waters | Feature | Algorithmic Trading | 28 Aug 2014

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Choosing Tools and Setting Models

Efforts to raise data quality require both coordination of data processes and resources, and clearer definition of expectations in data modeling and contracting with service providers. Michael Shashoua reports on data managers' insights about how to improve...

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Data Management | 06 Aug 2014

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Facing Up to the New Regulatory World

The BCBS 239 risk data aggregation principles, CCAR and FDSF stress tests, and COREP and FINREP reporting frameworks are some of the most significant new measures developed by regulators and are having a major impact on data management, writes Nicholas...

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Regulation & Standards | 05 Aug 2014

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New Approaches to Corporate Actions

In a July 8 webcast, four industry experts analyzed the approaches firms should take to capture and process the data they need about corporate action events and fully understand the impact of these events

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Corporate Actions | 05 Aug 2014

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IBOR: No Walk in the Park

The investment book of record (IBOR) phenomenon currently sweeping the buy side shows no sign of slowing down, as asset managers on both sides of the Atlantic start moving down the road toward managing their investment positions and cash, not only on...

Waters | Feature | Buy-Side Operations | 04 Aug 2014

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Technologically In-Klined: Seer Capital CIO Jack Kline

Seer Capital, founded only a few years ago in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, today invests in a broad array of securitized credit. That’s possible because of the flexible architecture implemented by CIO Jack Kline, who knows that traders can’t...

Waters | Feature | People | 01 Aug 2014

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The Critical Asset: Buy Side Embraces Data Governance, but Challenges Remain

While the concept of data governance has been around for several years, regulation is providing a fresh impetus to convert theory into practice. However, changing the perception of data and established cultures in buy-side organizations is harder than...

Waters | Feature | Data Governance | 31 Jul 2014

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Fits and Start(up)s: Chasing New Fintech Innovation Models

Incubators, accelerators, and mentoring programs have gained favor in recent years as start-up financial technology providers look to partner with clients—and potential strategic investors—earlier in the launch process, and global financial centers...

Waters | Feature | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 30 Jul 2014

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Tackling Teething Troubles: Examining the Current State of the OTC Derivatives Market

The over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market is in the midst of a global regulatory restructure. Authorities in Europe, Asia and the US are currently...

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A data-centric approach to portfolio management

A fast, flexible and reliable investment decision-making process must be based on access to accurate and consistent information throughout an organization....