As data innovation moves from trend to industry standard, Amelia Axelsen investigates whether governance is its enemy, or an essential driver.
A new application to list a bitcoin ETF has reignited the debate over these products, but traders say the solution is far from easy.
Recent studies reveal the prevalence of poor-quality data, exacerbated by increased use of machine learning that allows users to dredge far bigger datasets and identify spurious correlations.
While ESG data is gaining prominence, institutional investors are increasingly looking to incorporate climate change information into the portfolio construction process.
As IT systems are buckling under the pressure of modern day trading volumes and regulatory requirements, some firms are turning to AI to predict and minimize outages.
As the January 2016 deadline passes the 2.5-year mark, regulators are sounding the alarm about a lack of compliance with BCBS 239's 14 RDARR principles as banks grapple with the meaning of data governance. Amelia Axelsen talks with data experts about why…
As RPA has taken hold, there have been both positive and negative developments. Waters takes a look at the good, the bad and the ugly.
Peter Clark, CIO for Greater China and North Asia (GCNA) at Standard Chartered, talks with Waters about the projects they're working on and the team he's built.
Problems and bad practices continue to plague Europe's vision of a new transparency regime. An inside look.
Esma’s ‘No LEI, No Trade’ policy gets real after the official end of a grace period on Mifid II’s LEI requirement, while at the same time Hong Kong regulators have introduced a new LEI mandate to boost identifier use in the region. Jamie Hyman and Wei…
Wei-Shen Wong documents the rise of Asia-based chief data officers, and their place in the structure of both local and global firms.
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The exchanges are currently undergoing arbitration regarding the launch of SGX’s new futures contracts meant to succeed the outgoing SGX Nifty 50 suite of products.
Nearly half a year after Mifid II went live, sticky reference data issues are standing in the way of smooth compliance operations.
Mobile geolocation has opened a new frontier for investors
Financial firms battle it out in a finite pool of talent, for the best and brightest fintech minds.
Shelving early blockchain projects has pushed the technology further into maturity, and offers lessons for the future.
Deutsche Bank's Elly Hardwick discusses her career and how the bank is looking to roll out innovative new solutions to tackle old problems.
Traders say Mifid II transparency is failing partly as a result of questionable practices by trading venues and APAs, which publish pre- and post-trade data, and that the data is not always available to the public for free as the law requires
Applying the principles of analyzing body language to corporate behavior can yield insights into a company’s health or strategies. But what reliable datasets exist in this area, and how effective are they?
Common business practices among Nordic coutries may mean the region is better placed to handle the data management aspects of new regulations.
Indian market regulator Sebi is terminating its three exchanges’ existing market data licensing agreements with foreign partners.
As the field of AI expands across the capital markets, should developers be required to take social science classes? Emilia David examines.