SmartStream Sibos Series
SmartStream Sibos Series
After years of initial resistance, the capital markets have come to depend heavily on the compute capacity of the public cloud. But increasing market volumes are rapidly outpacing the cloud capacity that organizations thought would be sufficient for…
A summary of the week's financial technology news.
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…
Victoria Harverson, global head of business development for SmartStream Air, chats to Victor Anderson in the run up to Sibos 2021.
Peter Hainz, global head of product management for cloud & managed services at SmartStream Technologies, chats to Victor Anderson in the run up to Sibos 2021.
Mark Morris, head of sales for managed services at SmartStream Technologies, chats to Victor Anderson in the run up to Sibos 2021.
Haytham Kaddoura, CEO of SmartStream Technologies, chats to Victor Anderson in the run up to Sibos 2021.
The superior computational grunt of neural networks is attractive to lenders, but a lack of explainability presents a significant downside.
The best uses of the cloud so far have been as an enabler of performance and innovation. The best uses yet to come could reshape AI. So, Max warns, if you think cloud is about cutting costs, you’re thinking about it all wrong.
Anthony says that banks should be more concerned with cleaning up the technical debt accumulated in the back office, rather than dumping money into bleeding-edge technologies.
Lou Maiuri, chief operating officer at State Street, joins the podcast to discuss State Street’s acquisition of Brown Brothers Harriman’s Investor Services business.
Sinara explains how it is leveraging its software expertise to overhaul and modernize business processes that have traditionally been focused around outdated and less efficient manual touchpoints
The exchange’s customer Daml sandpit has been up and running since January and has had over 20 firms log on. The next phase—its DLT cloud environment—will be ready in early October.
The Aladdin platform, which holds trillions of dollars, aims to show whether funds are burning the Earth or saving it.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Since launching DataCare in April 2020, the vendor has signed up eight clients, including Zurich Group Investment Management.
More realistic job requirements and in-house training programs could boost recruitment in face of increased cyber threats
Based off of Max Bowie’s recent deep-dive feature, Anthony says that the world of alt data M&A—and the factors that drive these deals—is likely to change in the near future. For an analogy, just look to sushi.
New research highlights predicted growth areas for cloud computing—and the tools it enables, such as AI and machine learning—in the capital markets. Spoiler alert: Google says cloud is becoming as ubiquitous as the search giant itself.
The alternative data sector is still relatively nascent, and as such buy-side firms have struggled with how best to incorporate these non-traditional sources of information. While sources say that there will be continued M&A in the market, how those…
The Figi is free to use, and becomes the second reference data standard alongside Cusip, authorized for financial instrument identification by the American National Standards Institute.