While tech advancements are being made, buy-side firms still rely on humans to make sense of alt data.
The last decade has seen Euronext chewed up and spun out following a series of mergers & acquisitions. Once again independent, Courbebaisse is writing the exchange’s IT roadmap.
While the initial go-live date of SFTR is set for early 2020, data availability and legacy processes remain the leading roadblocks.
Citi is the first Series B strategic investor for ChartIQ's desktop integration platform.
It seeks to solve desktop interoperability issues and expand cloud services with this latest investment.
The suite of data and tools will allow sales organizations and investors to forecast sales activity, and hence company income.
Software and flesh-and-blood humans are both important when it comes to protecting an institution, panelists say.
IIROC has used Nasdaq Smarts for market surveillance since 2010, but is consolidating equities and debt market surveillance for the first time.
The Onboarding Accelerator offers a dashboard tool to automate manual client-addition processes.
Finra and the SEC are working on identifiers that mask personally identifiable information.
The plan will lay out a common process to move accounts if a broker-dealer falls into difficulties.
As more sanctions are issued, and become more complicated, firms find greater need for a monitoring service.
Michael Bodson predicts technology will fundamentally change how the markets work.
A look at the massive tech projects (and legal battles) underway at the NYSE, which are being led by Stacey Cunningham.
The service will allow investors to perform deeper analytics on data from Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
As nations and markets become increasingly interconnected, geopolitical risk has become top of mind for portfolio managers.
Data from Esma shows that just 40% of swaps trade reports match under two-sided reporting regime.
Cloud computing expert Michael Baker will lead the way for MarketAxess' innovation strategies.
The planned exchange will source its trading platform from Euronext and is expected to announce more technology partnerships.
Assuming that automated artificial intelligence holds the key to unlocking fragmented datasets, the absence of standardized models coupled with regulatory concerns remain barriers to adoption.
CRM-X uses cloud-like technology to trade and consolidate capital across markets.
The company also launched its new prime brokerage division aimed at small to mid-sized funds.
The initiative seeks to create common language around tokens to foster wider adoption among institutional investors.
The combination of the two technologies is bearing fruit for firms struggling with legacy architectures, but education and talent remain tough obstacles to overcome.