As the Internet of Things grows in popularity, companies are figuring out what it's advantages are even as they fear its very real security issues.
The Internet of Things is seeping into the workplace. Wary of vulnerabilities in IoT devices, firms are now having to worry about this new security threat that’s inside the house.
ESMA has published a Q&A intended to address some of the uncertainty surrounding benchmark index usage under the new Benchmark Regulation.
Sharing analysis of cyberattacks helps build up the industry's knowledge base against threats.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 77: A Look at Mifid II Developments & the Use Cases for Behavioral Analytics
This week, Anthony and James take a look at recent developments pertaining to Mifid II and then they talk about how firms are increasingly turning to behavioral analytics platforms to better examine trading decisions.
It seems inevitable that trading is destined for the screen, but that shouldn't remove the human element entirely
Could Denmark compete London as Europe's biggest fintech hub?
FactSet had previously built its own charts, but decided to look at third-party options for this iteration
Integration will support buy side's best execution requirements under European regulations.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 76: Radziemski Talks Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation & Public Cloud Adoption
Former-Lord Abbett CIO Michael Radziemski sits down with James and Anthony to talk about three big topics: machine learning, robotic process automation and public cloud adoption.
Based in Switzerland, the non-profit association will represent and promote the interests of consumers and providers in the regtech field.
John reviews recent announcements from blockchain consortium R3 and the Digital Trade Chain Consortium
Minus the impact of Interactive Data's acquisition, the underlying increases in exchange data revenues overall show no sign of slowing.
The regulator began using machine learning after the 2008 financial crisis and is working on creating more machine-readable documents.
The awful inevitability of cyberattack—and how the threats are only growing
The evolution of sophisticated tools around performance analytics have solved problems but created new challenges
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 75: An Update on the Julia Programming Language; AI & Alternative Data; Digital Currencies
Julia Computing's Viral Shah talks about the programming language he helped create and what's ahead for it. Then James and Anthony talk about the pairing of AI & alternative data, digital currencies, and Game of Thrones.
Max Bowie examines the opportunities and challenges of firms trying to manage governance, risk and compliance together.
Stella Farrington reports on how a hold-up in data from ESMA is causing havoc for commodity firms that need to perform tests to determine whether they fall under the scope of MiFID II.
By some estimates, investment in alternative datasets will exceed $7 billion by 2020. At the same time, machine learning and other AI techniques are evolving at a rapid pace. The combination of the two will be significant.
Max says firms can find opportunities in the data challenges presented by regulation.
Blockchain consortium will work with trade body for common standards on smart contracts and distributed-ledger development
Anthony and James look at why London clearinghouses may be in danger and the use of cognitive tools to monitor employees.
John reviews some of last week’s top sell-side stories, including the European Commission’s proposals for new rules on the supervision of non-EU CCPs.