Anthony joined Waters in October 2009. He currently serves as editor at large at WatersTechnology, writing deep-dive features and investigative reports. Prior to joining Incisive Media, he was a senior associate editor covering the banking industry at American Banker. Before that, he was a sports reporter at daily newspaper The Journal News. You can reach him at [email protected] or at +646-490-3973.
Anthony and James look news pertaining to cryptocurriences and blockchain deployments, as well as AI and cloud.
A new study finds that while large asset managers are investing in big data analytics and alternative data, it’s a fraught process.
This week, Anthony and James talk about the fight unfolding over exchange data fees and then explain why there' so much unwarranted hype around cryptos.
Also: A look at Sibos 2018 and an examination of the alternative data marketplace.
Banks are looking to cash in on the alternative data boom, but an in-depth investigation of the alternative data market shows that they may be in for an uphill battle to claim territory.
After buying ThreatMetrix at the beginning of the year, LexisNexis explains the need for digital and physical identity oversight for KYC.
Also: Trading Technologies is developing an OMS for the sell side and Orbital Insight is embracing a platform-as-a-service model.
As the startup expands the number of retailers it tracks and adds geolocation data to its offering, it will eventually deploy a PaaS model for do-it-yourself geospatial analytics.
It’s a trio of problems: Mifid II’s data problem; blockchain projects stalled; and data quality issues for machine learning.
Octavio Marenzi joins to talk about the web data extraction market and Anthony and James delve into Refinitiv.
Also: A look at IHS Markit pulling MarkitSERV off the market and Algomi pivoting to Alfa.
Usman Khan sits down with WatersTechnology to discuss how the vendor will look to change course in 2019 and focus on the development of the Alfa platform.
A look at Nasdaq's potential acquisition of Cinnober and whether Wall Street has learned anything 10 years after Lehman's collapse?
Bloomberg's Gerard Francis comes on the podcast to talk about how data fragmentation issues are becoming more challenging.
Anthony Malakian and James Rundle record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology. This week: blockchain and politics.
The Trade Information Warehouse overhaul, which had been slated for late 2018, is now scheduled for February 2019.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
After speaking with C-level execs from across the industry, Anthony and James try and connect some dots as to which technologies will most influence the capital markets in the future.