Perhaps appropriately, ahead of Tuesday's North American Financial Information Summit, this issue of IMD features a special report on options data. And while there are many issues affecting this segment of our industry, the major challenge is the sheer volume of data that firms have to deal with-like a catcher facing 100 pitchers all throwing the ball at once. Very fast, and very hard.
Meanwhile, the number of "catchers" is falling-according to research from UK-based Kimsey Consulting, 12,000
Bill Murphy, CTO of Blackstone, once again joins the podcast to discuss the private equity firm's new offices, designed to house its innovations team.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails