Josephine Gallagher is a London-based news editor for WatersTechnology.com and the WatersTechnology magazine. Prior to joining she was a content producer for a start-up tech company and previously worked at CNN International and Highland Radio, an Irish radio broadcaster. She has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism with a Language from Technical University Dublin.
Recent actions against Bloomberg and Ice for violations relating to evaluated pricing services suggest the US regulator may be setting the stage for stricter regulations to govern the sector.
While some trading firms are welcoming the use of a new non-proprietary code for identifying digital tokens, the onus will be on local regulators to enforce its adoption.
While there weren’t many headline-grabbing acquisitions in 2022, the year contained a handful of deals that point to expanding trends in the exchange technology industry.
End-users are worried about the repercussions of handing over a data monopoly to the heavyweight operators in the fixed income space.
Market participants say cloud has the potential to reimagine data licensing. But moving to the new operational model comes with a raft of unanswered questions.
Venue-led consortium plans to pick a winner before EU regulators begin tender process – anticipated in third or fourth quarter of 2023.
Josephine joins the podcast to discuss what went down at the World Financial Information Conference (Wfic) in Prague.
The data vendor has 19 points of presence from where it will provide co-located access to the new managed services by Q2 2023.
The banks’ vision is for vendors and consumers to be able to distribute and access all data sources in a multi-cloud environment. They’re mapping the way to get there.
The EU regulator’s expanded supervisory powers and big data capabilities have caused some confusion on how the data will be used and how Esma’s new role will shape reporting regimes.
While the new rules will eat into financial services resources, regulators say they will also offer safeguards for managing cloud agreements.
The FCA is in the middle of a tug of war over the definition of a trading venue. Will it diverge in a bid to present itself as a competitive market internationally or align with its EU partners?
A wave of regulatory reviews is renewing interest in unified data repositories. But Josephine says a centralized utility for trade reporting is never going to happen.
Ex-head of CME Group’s repository services looks to disrupt regtech with his startup, recruiting talent from market structure firms that have scaled back regulatory reporting businesses.
The non-profit will provide a neutral, open-source repository to help the trade associations govern and maintain the CDM.
Buying off the shelf can be cheaper and faster than building in-house, but giving up IP rights to critical platforms is a trade-off some firms aren’t willing to make.
The market operator has onboarded about 500 new clients and aims to create new revenue streams to ease the ongoing cost and margin pressures.
Move to shorten the settlement cycle in the US could have knock-on implications for other markets, as the EU grapples with a new penalty regime.
Bloomberg, MarketAxess and Tradeweb will join forces to create an independent company and will submit a request for information in search for a third-party vendor to partner with.
The London-based investment manager spent four “long and intense” years rewriting its data science platform, Arctic.
Market participants and industry groups are challenging the UK government’s approach to a competitive framework for the consolidated tape.
As the bank has moved 33% of workloads to both public and private clouds, UBS spent the past 12 months building out its enterprise security controls as part of its containerization efforts.
Firms worry that regulating a broader net of firms could unravel progress in fixed income electronification and raise costs for market participants