With the fund industry growing at exponential rates, Morningstar turned to disruptive technologies to keep pace and ensure it could deliver sufficient coverage without compromising the processes used by its human analysts. Max Bowie chronicles the five…
Three Indian stock exchanges have said they will immediately terminate data licenses that allow non-Indian exchanges and trading platforms to create derivates from their securities and indexes.
While blockchain has not quite lived up to its hype as the replacement for almost every part of the trading lifecycle, financial firms are finding it useful in managing some of the “less-sexy” and data-heavy processes that most firms have to carry out…
Report says credit rating agencies are not providing enough clarity on the fees they charge.
The new module arose from a "groundswell" of demand from clients to manage their index costs alongside the costs of index data.
Holt will be responsible for setting and implementing strategy, Morningstar-wide, while Collins will be responsible for strategy relating to its global equity research.
The behavioral analysis vendor has released a series of 43 “indexes” designed to provide sentiment scores for specific aspects of cryptocurrencies that investors can use to pick potential investments in the growing digital currency markets. Max Bowie…
Seiji Ishii will be responsible for driving the index provider’s growth in Japan.
Finra says Citi's inaccurate ratings led to numerous porblems for portfolio manager clients and retail investors.
The FTSE Global Climate Index Series and FTSE ESG Index Series will support investors who want to incorporate ESG factors into passive investment strategies.
New benchmarks provide price information for US government bonds.
Chau brings more than 15 years' experience of indexes, exchange-traded funds and structured products to his new role, including stints at two major rival index providers.
FTSE Russell hires two “ESG specialists’” in Rory Sullivan and Aled Jones.
The ESG data vendor has opened a new Americas hub in Toronto.
The new software introduces a number of preassigned factors for fund analysis on more complex products.
Vollmuth's previous role at the German Derivatives Association saw him work closely with regulators and industry bodies on structured products regulation.
FTSE Russell, index provider, to roll out series of updates to ICB standard for end of 2018.
Young will bring more than a decade of experience at OppenheimerFunds and S&P to creating insights and solutions for FTSE Russell clients.
Redstone has spent 40 years in the financial markets, much of that time in data and trading technology-related roles.
The indexes will help investors increase their exposure to emerging markets currencies, and track them against the US dollar.
Partnership aimed at delivering series of derivatives products based on Morningstar benchmarks bears fruit
Vendor launches EBS FX Benchmarks – a series of 30-minute FX snapshots across 15 currency pairs
The ownership stake will support the continued joint development of sustainable investment products and related tools.
The new hires bring almost 60 years of combined experience in financial markets, indexes, and structured products.