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.
Barclays Global Investors’ ex-CEO has been elected as a member of Axioma’s board of directors.
The company partnered with post-trade payments solution provider Baton.
Vendor signs deal with CLSA in Japan and plans to displace incumbent platform.
Clearinghouse COO steps up to CEO position as Suneel Bakhshi takes on LSEG chairman's role.
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.
ABN Amro Clearing has extended its partnership with Fidessa, adding futures markets to its EMS.
Fintech developments and implementation requires greater regulatory supervision, according to the European Commission's vice president.
Miller's appointment will support the vendor's continued growth, officials say.
Spark and Zou will support the UK-based vendor's growing presence in the Asia-Pacific region, officials say.
Banks have already completed test submissions stipulated by Germany and Ireland.
Next phase of FIRDS gives market participants access to reference data needed to comply with Mifid II and Mar.
Trade Information Warehouse will go live with new blockchain-based system late next year.
California-based Berkeley Research Group hires Naomi Bowman to lead EMEA Financial Services practice in London.
Understanding the impact of outwardly innocuous changes can reveal a company's true situation and deliver potential alpha, officials say.
One-size-fits-all approach inappropriate, and interoperability is key, blockchain trial report finds.
To support the entire US equities market on one appliance, the vendor's engineering team quadrupled the ticker plant's processing power, officials say.
The new piece of technology aims to tackle issue of erroneous trades at the source.
Jenny Knott vacates chief executive role of NEX Group's post-trade division following a profit warning earlier this month.
Three new global head roles appointed for State Street Currenex, FX Connect and GlobalLink businesses.
Financial Conduct Authority has started issuing approvals to entities that applied to act as ARMs under Mifid II.
The French bank looks to make a "big" acquisition, and will go live with an internal blockchain for corporate actions within "weeks."