Victor Anderson is editor-in-chief of Waters magazine and WatersTechnology. He joined the Risk Waters Group, now part of Incisive Media, in 2001. Victor was born and grew up in South Africa and was an English, History of Art and Director of Sports teacher before making the change to journalism. Before leaving South Africa, while working for Redsand Publishing, he edited a number of magazines for the United Cricket Board of South Africa, the South African Rugby Football Union, and the Professional Golfers' Association of South Africa.
Witad Awards 2019 Write-Ups: Vendor Professional of the Year (Trading & Risk)—Susan Estes, OpenDoor Securities
Susan Estes, co-founder, CEO and president of bond trading platform OpenDoor Securities, wins this year's vendor professional of the year (trading & risk) category.
Beatriz Martín, UK CEO and global COO of UBS Investment Bank, received WatersTechnology's woman of the year award at this year's Women in Technology & Data Awards.
SS&C Advent won two categories at the 2018 American Financial Technology Awards: best third-party IT team and best front-office initiative, thanks to its portfolio construction and rebalancing platform, Advent Genesis.
The 26 category winners from this year's Women in Technology and Data Awards were announced on the afternoon of March 8 at a sit-down lunch in London.
AxiomSL won the best collaboration initiative category at the 2018 American Financial Technology Awards, thanks to the CCAR support it developed in collaboration with one of its key sell-side clients.
Vendors enjoy success thanks to new offerings across data and operations, infrastructure, and trading and risk categories at the recent AFTAs in New York.
UBS' COO, Beatriz Martín, and Charles Schwab Investment Management's CIO, James Ferrarelli, won the two highest-profile categories of the 2018 AFTAs: best technology executive (sell side) and best technology executive (buy side), respectively.
Here are the free-to-view write-ups covering this year's 36 category winners, plus a number of winners' circle interviews and video clips from this year's awards function in London on November 2.
TriOptima won the best pricing/valuations category in this year's BST Awards, in addition to its wins in the collateral management and best overall technology provider categories.