Waters Wrap: The ‘nightmare’ of ripping and replacing an OMS (And ESG regulations)

Anthony explores why it is that bank CTOs are so reluctant to switch out an order management system. He also wonders if changes to the SFDR ESG proposal will make the regulation toothless.

Before I get into this week’s column, first, a question: Are you familiar with the open-source, Google-developed framework known as gRPC? I was speaking with someone recently who said they’re exploring the remote procedure call to speed up middleware interactions. Sadly, I know nothing about it, but if gRPC is something that you, too, are looking at, I’d love to hear your thoughts: anthony.malakian@infopro-digital.com

Also, today marks the start of our first (virtual) conference of the year

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The IMD Wrap: Will banks spend more on AI than on market data?

As spend on generative AI tools exceeds previous expectations, Max showcases one new tool harnessing AI to help risk and portfolio managers better understand data about their investments—while leaving them always in control of any resulting decisions.

Waters Wrap: When looking for tech & data jobs, be curious

Senior executives across the industry tell Anthony that while having the right technical skills as a programmer or data specialist is important, the most desired qualities in new hires are curiosity and the ability to ask good questions.

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