Hamad Ali is a European staff writer at Waters, based in London. Previously, he worked as a research journalist in the European IT and telecommunications sector. He has written for different publications, including Gulf News, The Guardian, The Scotsman and The Independent. He can be reached by email on [email protected], or on Twitter at @Hamad_Ali.
Two years ago, Avelacom was a name that many in the capital markets community were not familiar with. But the Moscow-headquartered company has grown rapidly and is this year’s recipient of the best infrastructure provider to the sell side category in…
For busy capital markets professionals who are always on the move, this is a particularly important category, given that trading has increasingly become a mobile activity. Last year, the award was taken home by London-based Dealogic for its mobile app of…
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Reporting platforms told by regulator to substantially improve quality of publicly reported data.
Asset-servicing initiative is currently live in three markets and will become available globally in the coming weeks
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The increasing sophistication of security operations at cloud providers are outstripping what small firms can do in-house, buy-side executives say.
With Mifid II's deadline in the rear-view mirror, Hamad Ali gives a "State of the Union" for the fixed-income market and electronic trading platforms.
Speakers and attendees at TradeTech Europe called, with varying degrees of subtlety, for a relaxation of regulatory reform.
Experts warn venue reports will be unreliable and effectively bereft of value for investors.
Guidelines seek to establish best practices for a key cybersecurity measure.
Identifying what constitutes true trading activity and addressable liquidity is key to analyzing the success of market reform, experts say.
AI specialist will use the funds to spread its reach into other areas.