When Scott O’Malia was sworn in as commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), the regulatory body was still relying principally on fax machines to receive data, which staff members would then manually enter into the CFTC’s own systems. No, this was not 1999—it was late 2009, a full year after the near collapse of the financial system and a few months before the largest regulatory overhaul in history was signed into law.
When it comes to technology, the CFTC is a little too
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.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails