Aggelos is the European Staff Writer for WatersTechnology. He holds a master’s degree in Financial Journalism from City University London and in Media and Globalization from Aarhus University. Before joining Waters, he worked as a freelancer in Denmark and as a correspondent for major Greek media outlets.
Bitcoin conquered the world in 2017, but the performance of the futures looks like it will have to wait longer for take-off.
Without adequate standards in place that are globally coordinated, the rampant growth of fintech may introduce more problems than it solves.
Eurex Zurich will cease operations at the end of March, citing conflicts between Mifid II and a new regulatory framework in Switzerland.
Repo Order Quotes tool consolidates liquidity from European repo markets in real time.
The French bank's securities services arm successfully tests a full trade cycle with OFI Asset Management on a blockchain platform
2018 is the year when large numbers of participants in the derivatives market expect to see emerging technologies being integrated into their existing technology ecosystems
Glitches and halts mark first few weeks of transparency requirements at systems operated by regulators.
Aggelos explores people’s fear of artificial intelligence and uses the financial services industry as an example to demonstrate that robots and humans are bound to walk together.
SmartStream's win reflects markets' growing demand for regulatory solutions.
Control Centre uses a combination of traditional workflow rules and RPA.
The collaboration led to the integration of the firms' seperate data management solutions.
The Quantextual Idea Lab blends AI with human expertise.
Unigy has become a standard tool for communication across market participants.
Delays to a key aspect of Mifid II have triggered tensions between market participants and regulators.
The French regulator’s ICY platform debuted along with Mifid II on January 3, and by January 8, it had processed 3 million trade and transaction reports from over 50 firms in France.
Updated trading rules to have significant impact across all asset classes.
WatersTechnology extensively covered all the key Mifid II developments over the past 12 months.
Waters profiled 12 C-level executives in 12 months.
Aggelos Andreou looks back on some of the topics of conversation that didn't make his profile of Esma's Steven Maijoor.
EDM serves 210 members of the financial services industry
SimCorp has been the sole winner of since this category was first introduced four years ago.
thinkFolio has become a tool to understand and keep pace of different investment products
Moody's Portal has attracted more than 120 financial services firms over the last three years.
Tradeweb’s competitive advantage lies in that as an execution venue, it has its own propriety pricing mechanism