Wei-Shen joined WatersTechnology in June 2016, becoming the publication’s first full-time Asia-based reporter. Based out of Hong Kong, she writes for both Waters and Inside Data Management magazines, as well as the four subsites of WatersTechnology.com—Sell-Side Technology, Buy-Side Technology, Inside Reference Data and Inside Market Data. Prior to joining WatersTechnology, she was a journalist at Star Media Group in Malaysia. She has a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Auckland.
Robo-advisors are gradually becoming more popular in Asia, especially among retail investors. While it will take some time, these advancements—and the technologies that underpin these platforms—are likely to seep into the institutional space in years to…
Buy-side firms are being pulled into two different directions by legacy applications and innovative new tools, noted panelists at this year's Asia-Pacific BST Summit.
Colt is on an aggressive expansion plan to provide its Colt IQ Network service to more enterprise customers in Asia, but in some countries, this requires some groundwork first. Wei-Shen Wong outlines the vendor’s plans in the region.
The global insurer will use the Bloomberg tools to support its Asia operations, focusing on trade order management and routing, compliance, risk analytics and research.
Edelweiss Singapore will be using the latest version of Horizon’s high-frequency trading solution.
Wood has more than 20 years of experience in transformational change management teams in Macquarie Bank and Deutsche Bank
The vendors expect to conclude the deals before the end of the first quarter, officials say.
Shuman was former managing director and deputy general counsel at the CME Group.
Contineo's I/O provides financial service providers and market participants with proprietary analysis and data on the structured products market.
Banks and asset managers are able to customize 8 Securities’ robo-advisor platform for their own customers.
Matthew Chamberlain, chief operating officer will serve as interim chief executive of LME
Depending on their activities, MiFID II's regulatory requirements could still impact firms in Asia.
The expansion is part of Colt's plan to invest significantly in Asia over the next three years.
Regionally-governed utilities could help make up for slower-than-expected takeup of global KYC services.
The fines are part of ongoing efforts to unravel a litany of failures by firms associated with the 1Malaysia Development Bhd fund.
The Trading-Atrium, a multi-asset, ultra-low latency trading platform open to all exchanges will leverage Horizon’s high-frequency trading solution.
R3 and eight financial institutions will conduct a pilot program for interbank payments and cross-border foreign currency transactions.
Under Rowcliffe's leadership, Icap sees opportunities to expand its offerings to clients in the region.