Afshar, a former academic and Goldman Sachs exec, will be responsible for building a proprietary AI platform and supporting team of data scientists.
The new dataset provides signals based on sentiment analysis of statements made during corporate earnings announcements.
In addition to deals to supply its technology to BNP Paribas and Quincy Data, Enyx has annonuced a performance-boosting overhaul of its underlying FPGA platform.
The data and trading technology management veteran returns to the firm where he spent 11 years earlier in his career.
Spark and Zou will support the UK-based vendor's growing presence in the Asia-Pacific region, officials say.
Next phase of FIRDS gives market participants access to reference data needed to comply with Mifid II and Mar.
Understanding the impact of outwardly innocuous changes can reveal a company's true situation and deliver potential alpha, officials say.
Artificial intelligence is gaining traction among regulators, exchanges and financial firms sifting through massive amounts of data to spot potential pricing manipulation. Kirsten Hyde asks whether the industry is ready to go all in on AI.
The firm has changed its relationship status with Microsoft Bing, saying that it finds more value in orthodox sources of data, reports Risk.net’s Luke Smolinski.
Financial Conduct Authority has started issuing approvals to entities that applied to act as ARMs under Mifid II.
ISN's new VendorScape service will help firms rationalize and optimize their spend with vendors, across data and other areas.
Axon's new ACT tool will provide speedier and more accessible data on a firm's application data usage, as well as—when used with its PEAR tool—helping to understand the cost impact of exchange policy changes.
The veteran of the Brazilian and Latin American market data industry is seeking new opportunities in the US.
In addition to bolstering its research capabilities, the company is also turning to artificial intelligence to revamp its trading platform.
Cheyne Capital is using Red Deer’s management solution to help meet MiFID II’s research unbundling requirements.