Already well established as an alpha-enhancing input to equities trading, sentiment data is now being applied to other asset classes, starting with foreign exchange.
The market infrastructure firm founded a new advisory service last month, which has begun its first client engagement to evaluate regulatory reporting.
Veteran analyst Virginie O’Shea’s new business turns its attention to the ‘soul-destroying’ realm of corporate actions, which is weighed down by inefficiencies, manual processes, and lack of standards.
People Moves: Northern Trust, Solve Advisors, Alerian, Bedford Row Capital, Aite Group, Gresham Technologies
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Jane Western (pictured) who has been appointed chief operating officer (COO) at Northern Trust.
APIs are becoming more important as firms digitize and adopt microservices architectures, but they come with unique security threats. By Joanna Wright
Has the so-called ‘API economy’ been over-hyped, or is there value in recalibrating an open API strategy? WatersTechnology examines.
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
What does the bourse’s planned purchase of the data giant mean for clients and the industry going forward?
The former analyst and capital markets advisor will help steer the standards organization's vision and growth.
In February, UK and EU regulators made announcements expected to shed light on the future of data sharing and alleviate some uncertainty post-Brexit, but industry experts say the latest statements fall short of lifting the real burden on affected firms.
UK and EU regulators agree to share data post-Brexit, but trading firms say this doesn’t go far enough.
The former analyst will be responsible for relationships with all parties involved in securities tokenization, from regulators to promoters.
With the UK preparing to leave the EU in March, regulators have a limited amount of time to figure out how to keep the flow of information going between each other post-Brexit—and the window is closing.
Problems and bad practices continue to plague Europe's vision of a new transparency regime. An inside look.
The data gathering, retention and reporting requirements of Mifid II seem at odds with the enhanced personal data protection rules of the GDPR. But with careful consideration, financial institutions can balance their regulatory obligations under the two…
The Openlink deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by ION as it consolidates power in treasury, derivatives and commodities, with the help of Carlyle Group.
Without adequate standards in place that are globally coordinated, the rampant growth of fintech may introduce more problems than it solves.
Banks and trading venues will be given an extra six months to comply with LEI requirements
The influence of regulation and new technology is prompting a hard look at how post-trade processes can be improved, and perhaps even replaced entirely.
Swiss banking giant focuses on intelligent machines for advisory over distributed-ledger projects
Honoré's hire is part of a broader initiative by the exchange to leverage derived data as a revenue stream.
Technology is creeping into buy-side compliance processes, but to what degree?
Network provider successfully completed the first phase of a distributed ledger proof-of-concept test.
Joanne Faulkner investigates whether the synergy claims associated with M&A activity translate into better deals for data consumers.