Neal Pawar, the former CTO of AQR and current COO of Qontigo, chats with Anthony about some of the major trends that are changing how asset managers interact with the vendor community, and how this shift mirrors the most significant evolutions in capital…
Capital markets data specialists are finding their skills in high demand—but not from where you might think.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Linda Avery (pictured), who joins the EDM Council's board of directors.
The vendor is leveraging its back office capabilities and platforms to integrate Itiviti, and bolster its LTX bond trading platform.
The asset manager wants the industry to move faster in adopting a “single source of truth” model.
Upstart Snowflake hopes to be the global data network that brings true interoperability between data and trading platforms across the capital markets. Anthony says it’s an audacious plan, but one worth watching.
Consultation on democratizing odd lots data closes next week, but more solutions to order protection concerns may be needed.
Market participants and industry groups are challenging the UK government’s approach to a competitive framework for the consolidated tape.
A summary of the latest financial technology news.
BlackRock won the best integrated front-office platform category in the 2021 BST Awards, thanks to its Aladdin platform.
Building a startup is hard. Building a blockchain startup is harder. More than 10 current and former financial blockchain builders and users detail their experiences of trying to cut their teeth on a once-darling tech, and the lessons they’re still…
Asset management firms still struggle to consolidate their data so that it speaks the same language across different business lines. Some new SaaS-based investment management vendors are aiming to solve this.
Top dealers clear crypto futures for select clients despite smorgasbord of risks
Despite the development of digital assets overall, and interest in cryptocurrencies remaining strong among individual investors and niche firms, widespread institutional adoption remains muted. Wei-Shen Wong looks at the tools being developed to support…
To show how ML and NLP are spreading across the industry, WatersTechnology highlights 20 stories from the last 12 months that feature unique uses of AI.
In Anthony’s mind, eight topics will dominate the headlines in the New Year. They are…
Training models to interpret text can be dull; but doing it poorly can be costly.
Buy-side risk survey 2021: Even the keenest searches fail to find a reliable system of climate disclosure.
Product: Aladdin Climate
For all the talk of interoperability within the capital markets, Wei-Shen wonders just how far firms are willing to go.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Ahsan Raza (pictured), who has joined Calastone as chief financial officer.
The business unit of the new equities data plan could revolutionize pricing and accessibility in the public feeds of NMS data, say hopefuls to the role, but litigation and lack of clarity obscure the path forward.