As the private markets grow, so does investor appetite for them, particularly as public markets hurt. Emerging technologies are helping.
It’s business as usual—except when it’s not. Traders, investment bankers, asset managers, and the vendors who serve them will operate using their business continuity plans indefinitely. Tech innovations over the last decade have made these plans better,…
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.
When it comes to artificial intelligence, first-mover advantage is clear. But for buy-side firms that do not have the resources of global giants and are finding they are increasingly unable to compete, it becomes a tough question—do you trust third-party…
Fundamental change is coming to how research is paid for under new European rules, and the impact cannot be underestimated.
Banks are warming to the benefits of cloud computing for market and enterprise data storage and resource-intensive calculation and testing requirements. But, as Joanne Faulkner discovers, there are still challenges that must be overcome before cloud can…
Alsmost all data storage will be cloudbased by 2020, the report predicts.
Regulation, KYC Utilities, Data Storage and Analytics Needs Will Create Cloud Data Surge By 2020, Says Colt/Celent Report
The report cites KYC utilities and managed services for regulatory compliance as driving future cloud adoption.
A technologist at Franklin Templeton Investments voices concerns about regulation.
Waters takes an in-depth look at advancements made in this field of artificial intelligence and where there's still room for advancement.
While most were not surprised by the size of the penalties, there are plenty residual effects still to be felt from the news.
Data governance professionals are increasingly of two minds about whether governance is helped or hindered by using multiple data sources and systems
A new consultancy report proposes a new way of thinking about the investment book of record concept
According to a Reuters report, the deal is worth $1.68 billion.
If ICE is most interested in IDC's evaluated pricing business, what happens to the rest of the data vendor?
Analyst firm predicts growth across three global regions
Exchanges in emerging markets are teaming up with developed exchanges for technology and knowledge.
A recent whitepaper published by Celent has revealed that 58 percent of Asian firms are not ready to comply with the shorten settlement cycle that will be implemented across Europe on 6 October.
Anemic technology budget growth—a large portion of which is tied up in compliance—means firms are looking to make the most of the money they do have to spend on IT. Strategies for stretching the available dollars include restructuring budgets and…
The London Stock Exchange plans to consolidate the index calculation and data distribution platforms of its FTSE index subsidiary with those of US-based index provider Russell Indexes—and may migrate the index platforms to proprietary LSE technologies,…
The London Stock Exchange has agreed to buy US-based index provider and asset manager Russell Investments from the Northwestern Mutual Insurance Company for $2.7 billion, in a move to diversify its revenue streams and expand into the US market.
The London Stock Exchange's proposed acquisition of US-based index provider and asset manager Russell Investments from the Northwestern Mutual Insurance Company will allow the exchange to diversify its revenue streams and expand its outreach into the US…