Unprecedented volatility in March is leading the bank to double down on its AI systems in a big way.
Highlights from the past week's financial technology news.
With the uncleared margin rules deadline extended, firms have an additional year to prepare, but they must do so while navigating the coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout.
As the private markets grow, so does investor appetite for them, particularly as public markets hurt. Emerging technologies are helping.
Financial industry experts say the time to start future-proofing was yesterday.
The ESG data space has seen a fair amount of M&A activity in recent years, and that is likely to continue, sources say.
In addition to consolidating the Port risk models for terminal users and enterprise clients, the data vendor is looking to use advanced risk models to create better hedging strategies for equities.
The former MarkitSERV CEO joins Symphony as the collaboration platform vendor prepares to release a new videoconferencing service by the end of June 2020.
The service will be released through its Market Intelligence unit. The same unit will also launch a new data platform in May.
Despite the coronavirus, the exchange is on track with plans to offer near 24-hour derivatives trading, new interest rate contracts, and increased transparency into ESG risks.
If hedge funds and VCs tighten their spending in 2020—a likely outcome—it could be the alternative data market taking the brunt of the punishment.
The location data specialist has been sold after falling upon rough times last year.
It’s business as usual—except when it’s not. Traders, investment bankers, asset managers, and the vendors who serve them will operate using their business continuity plans indefinitely. Tech innovations over the last decade have made these plans better,…
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Calculating risk sensitivities—the main point of FRTB—took on new importance as the markets dropped amid the Covid-19 global pandemic.
Following initiatives with S&P Global Market Intelligence, Kensho Technologies is tackling new projects for sibling department S&P Global Platts.
With the growth of alternative data in the capital markets, firms are struggling to find value, and are disillusioned by the loss of time, human capital, and money. Goldman Sachs’ Matthew Rothman believes this has created a situation where vendors and…
Tier-1 corporate bond dealers are still holding out from contributing their quote and pricing data to the two-year-old platform.