The pandemic has caused setbacks in electronification and streaming in the US government bonds market.
Ratings toolkit includes features to help investment teams grade securities and funds to meet sustainability mandates.
The industry and researchers are challenging the touting of privacy-enhancing technologies as a cure-all for KYC/AML failures, and advocating systemic reform.
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
PanAgora and Manulife have incorporated alternative datasets and internal industry handbooks, respectively, into their ESG strategies.
The Paris-based bank has developed a coding environment to help democratize tech development, and is exploring virtualization.
The UK asset manager is using Owlin's media analytics platform to identify negative news sentiment linked to credit risk.
The vendor will roll out new coverage across OTC derivatives, fixed income, and FX in the third and fourth quarters.
The research provider will release a dashboard that decouples and drills down into the E, S, and G factors of ESG.
The investment manager has developed frameworks to better understand how ESG issues impact individual company performance and sectors.
The institution is banking on financial market firms to drive adoption of the Isda CDM by offering it with new products and services.
Experts from UBS, Unigestion, MIT and QuantConnect discuss the need for nowcasting, and what the alt data boom has made possible in trying to navigate today’s crisis.
Users are also able to onboard customers and interact with them on WhatsApp through the secure messaging platform.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The global market index firm is quantifying innovative investments and mapping them to a company’s performance.
FactSet is the first major data provider to make content available via the cloud-based data-warehousing platform.
Data licensing agreements remain a source of contention for the industry, as suppliers look to differentiate offerings via disruptive pricing structures.
Infusive Asset Management is blending traditional and alternative datasets to find companies and services that bring “joy” to consumers.
The newly fledged UK hedge fund has outsourced its portfolio management tech and operations to third parties, a move that has helped it through the coronavirus pandemic.
The data giant is releasing regional features and functionality to more closely monitor the coronavirus across companies and sectors.
The bank’s research business is using artificial intelligence, traditional consumer surveys, and visualization techniques to monitor the impact of Covid-19.
This is a difficult time for most businesses, but start-ups are particularly vulnerable as they struggle to manage cash flow.
The data service provider is widening its coverage of alt datasets for signals in cyber risk and controversy data.
The Swiss Exchange is future-proofing SDX with post-quantum encryption, ahead of its full-service launch.