Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 97: C-Level Execs Talk Bitcoin, Fintechs, Cognitive Computing & Open-Source Tech
In separate interviews, executives from AQR, JPMorgan, Cboe and IBM discuss topics permeating the capital markets.
Panelists at the recent WatersTechnology Innovation Summit highlight two of the main challenges to greater use of AI-based systems.
More complex regulatory and competitive environments inevitably create more complicated data requirements.
Mifid II will force sell-side firms to unbundle research fees from dealing commissions they charge to buy-side clients. The banks claim their front-office notes meet the criteria of being a minor non-monetary benefit, but EU watchdogs aren’t convinced,…
John details his key takeaways from the first WatersTechnology Innovation Summit.
Influential lobby group urges European authorities to consider how technology could resolve outstanding issues with its single-market project.
Panelists at the WatersTechnology Innovation Summit said working with startups is the key toward increasing innovation, not just for fintech.
Anthony and James look at developments pertaining to the Consolidated Audit Trail and wonder if big-tech companies could challenge traditional asset managers.
Large corporations must create innovation strategies to produce the best solutions for their customers, their employees and their tech stacks.
The European Central Bank has intervened to rescue stalling benchmark reform and find a new risk-free rate for swaps. But the Eonia rate has seen dwindling transaction volumes in recent years, and while the ECB’s new overnight rate is regarded as the top…
Axel Pierron of Opimas looks at five blockchain projects set to go live in 2018 that the industry should keep an eye on.
Asset managers could find themselves disrupted by technology companies in the near future, a study finds.
Market Data Protection Act will increase security requirements for market data held by the SEC and FINRA, lawmakers say.
Chairman criticizes European Commission proposals for clearinghouse oversight.
Anthony and James take a look at some of the biggest news events from the past week.
A report on WatersTechnology's first-ever webinar on workplace equality
Neptune network embeds Symphony chat functionality to boost communications and trade workflows.
John previews the upcoming WatersTechnology Innovation Summit and talks Super Mario.
Deutsche Bank head of innovation Elly Hardwick discusses what innovation means to the institution ahead of the inaugral WatesTechnology Innovation Summit.
Schroders CTO Stewart Carmichael discusses what innovation means to the firm ahead of the inaugural WatersTechnology Innovation Summit.
Burton-Taylor report shows spending on AML and KYC Data Solutions tops nearly $500 million as firms continue to invest in and adjust their KYC programs.
CME plans to launch futures on bitcoin in Q4 2017, while the FSB looks at AI as a threat.
The younger generation's knowledge of technology makes them far easier to teach cybersecurity policies to.
This webinar—which features speakers from Axa Investment Managers and RBC Insurance—will look at specific applications of machine learning and other forms of AI in finance.