Calculating the effects of 2018’s spectacular industry-wide spending spree.
Nearly one year on from the fundamental changes to Europe’s trading rulebook brought about by Mifid II, its overall impact is still unclear. Although experts talk of greater transparency in the markets, it’s had its share of issues, some of which are…
The pair--who share common backgrounds in the industry--will contribute to expanding the startup and driving client adoption.
The story of how the double volume cap began is just as important as what's happened in 2018.
FCA report find that growth in periodic auction trading is not a result of dark-trading bans.
The fintech landscape has changed markedly in recent months as a result of M&A activity. Here are five of the most notable deals.
BNP will offer Fidessa's front office execution platform for derivatives to its global client base.
After its eleventh-hour bid deal for Fidessa fell through, SS&C is back on the hunt for an acquisition (or acquisitions). Anthony and James speculate on what that could mean for the industry.
SS&C CEO Bill Stone said that the company is flush with cash after the failed Fidessa bid and will look to use it to continue its acquisition spree.
Anthony and James look at some of the negative effects of bitcoin mining and take a quick look at Fidessa’s new suitors.
Esma has released the first figures to support Mifid II’s caps on the percentage of equities trading that can be transacted on dark pools. However, critics warn that although the delay has given Esma more time to validate data and clean up queries, the…
Anthony Malakian says that in just the first two months of 2018, some big headlines are proving just how effective fintechs are at competing with the big players in the capital markets space.
Led by OpenFin, FDC3—which includes the likes of RBC, JPMorgan, AllianceBernstein, Citadel and Barclays—aims to create a common language for desktop app interoperability.
European regulator sends a message to the market that Mifid II will be enforced with this data release, experts say.
Waters examines how this recent wave of consolidation is different than previous periods of contraction.
Victor Anderson, editor-in-chief of Waters, joins the podcast to discuss Temenos’ potential acquisition of Fidessa.
Temenos looks set to snap up the London-based vendor with a billion-pound deal as 2018 becomes white-hot for mergers and acquisitions.
WatersTechnology's editor-in-chief on the proposed Temenos-Fidessa deal, CEOs-turned-cricket umpires, and fintech maturity.
Fund managers, vendors and trade associations release joint paper on making distributed-ledger technology work for the buy side.
Delays to a key aspect of Mifid II have triggered tensions between market participants and regulators.
Lansdowne will help the vendor expand in Europe and Asia, where it has identified growth opportunities, officials say.
ABN Amro Clearing has extended its partnership with Fidessa, adding futures markets to its EMS.
FactSet had previously built its own charts, but decided to look at third-party options for this iteration
European regulators landed a body blow against the UK, but not all participants are convinced it will work