Waters Wavelength Podcast: Bloomberg’s Tony McManus

Tony McManus, global head of enterprise data division at Bloomberg, joins the podcast to talk about the importance of data in the context of AI and GenAI.

Wei-Shen Wong, Asia editor, and Anthony Malakian, editor-in-chief of WatersTechnology, record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology.


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Tony McManus, global head of Bloomberg’s enterprise data division, joins the podcast this week. They discuss Bloomberg’s approach to AI and GenAI from a data perspective, getting the infrastructure and architecture right to leverage these technologies, and the skills necessary for graduates interested in joining Bloomberg.

5:30 – Tony McManus joins the podcast and gives an overview of his role

10:30 – How Tony keeps up with everything

14:00 – They discuss the biggest challenges from a data perspective

16:00 – What ‘data quality’ means

18:00 – Cloud’s role in evolving access to data

22:30 – Getting the foundations right

28:00 – How Bloomberg deals with point-in-time data

31:00 – The interconnectedness of data

36:30 – Skills and talent necessary for Bloomberg


Contact Info: 

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Wei-Shen Wong: + 852 3411 4758;  wei-shen.wong@infopro-digital.com

Anthony Malakian: + 1 646 490 3973; anthony.malakian@infopro-digital.com

Past 10 episodes:

Episode 274: The issue with corporate actions

Episode 275: Bill Murphy on getting the foundations right

Episode 276: Dos and don’ts for PR People, Part Four

Episode 277: BMO on market structure

Episode 278: Tim Baker on Cuip lawsuit, data copyrights, and innovation in market data

Episode 279: Looking into the EU regulatory landscape

Episode 280: An exploration of the DeFi world

Episode 281: Countdown to T+1

Episode 282: Broadridge’s Joseph Lo on GPTs

Episode 283: S&P’s CTO on AI, data, and the future of datacenters

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