After DBS switched supplier, a row broke out, raising questions about entertainment and influence
Though the standard has always been operated by a private entity, industry sources say its new operator could create a perception issue for FactSet. For its part, the vendor says the purchase (for a “stunning” total of nearly $2 billion) is meant to…
Despite the development of digital assets overall, and interest in cryptocurrencies remaining strong among individual investors and niche firms, widespread institutional adoption remains muted. Wei-Shen Wong looks at the tools being developed to support…
Veteran risk manager and former trader Senthil Kumar gives his views on “intelligent” risk-taking.
Now that cloud has become widely adopted by financial firms, Big Tech companies are seeking to leverage their other services to become more ingrained in the workflows of the capital markets.
To show how ML and NLP are spreading across the industry, WatersTechnology highlights 20 stories from the last 12 months that feature unique uses of AI.
In Anthony’s mind, eight topics will dominate the headlines in the New Year. They are…
For decades, market data platforms have been critical components of financial firms’ trading infrastructures. But with changing user needs and emerging technologies gaining ground, will the platforms of the past be replaced by upstart challengers—or can…
As data and analytics change, so too must the CDO function. Anthony also looks at the appointment of Lynn Martin as president of NYSE.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
The community group is building a referencing architecture to test the theory that all participants in the data supply chain behave as originators, providers and users.
With the post-trade space poised for major change, startup clearing firm RQD says a new cloud-based platform will help it respond to client needs and new business opportunities.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Sources ID Ice and DTCC as suitors, but new owners may not bring relief to users paying millions.
Anthony explores some of the unanswered questions—and potential ripple effects—that come with the new partnership between CME and Google.
The exchange is partnering with DataBP to offer an online portal that includes customer-facing tools and back-office automation.
Through partnerships and acquisitions, communications vendors are integrating voice data into different parts of the trade lifecycle to offer more sophisticated analytics and easier user interfaces.
Financial services firms are increasingly embracing public cloud offerings, but there have been stumbles along the way, including around scalability, throttling, and a lack of true multi-cloud connectedness. These are lessons that must be learned if…
The vendor has been in the process of overhauling its entire tech estate for almost seven years, with the aim of offering modular, flexible services.
The tech giant believes its AI tools have a multitude of applications across some of the complex data challenges of financial markets, and it’s starting with the manual and complicated world of corporate actions. Some believe it will be an uphill battle.
The Danish vendor is in the early stages of moving into accounting services. In later phases, it plans to expand services across the back and front office.
Modernization will help numbering agency data hub adapt to new technologies and improve data quality post-Isin review.
Closing the growing gap between adequate enterprise cybersecurity protection and available resources is fraught with obstacles, so Bank of America and HSBC are pursuing an unconventional approach: seeking out neurodiverse talent with a knack for pattern…
Some fund admins prefer to build ESG products in-house, while others, notably Northern Trust, consider it ‘inefficient’ from a cost and time perspective.