Afshar, a former academic and Goldman Sachs exec, will be responsible for building a proprietary AI platform and supporting team of data scientists.
The data and trading technology management veteran returns to the firm where he spent 11 years earlier in his career.
150,000 lines of Autobahn code to be open-sourced and integrated into Symphony messaging platform.
Eurozone's financial capital seen as the big Brexit winner as tech vendors begin to follow banks in launching new Germany-based services
Soni and Loznica have more than 30 years of combined software implementation and engineering expertise.
John reviews recent announcements from blockchain consortium R3 and the Digital Trade Chain Consortium
Walker was at Goldman Sachs for 15 years before retiring last year.
Bob Boylan joins Dash Financial from Goldman Sachs, where he most recently led the bank's electronic trading hedge fund sales team, following several years as head of its broker-dealer and international electronic institutional sales group.
Four institutions will adopt and take equity stakes in the vendor's Know Your Third Party (KY3P) risk management solution.
Euronext makes its play for FX through hefty M&A investment, while R3 announces a sizable intake from its own investors.
Tradeweb APA Signs BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale for Mifid II Reporting
Four institutions join Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan on APA Mifid II reporting service.
The importance of adaptability for equities market participants is only set to increase as Mifid II changes the landscape, says TradeTech panel.
JPMorgan becomes the latest bank to withdraw from the R3 blockchain consortium as the industry body seeks to raise $150 million.
Innovation and large-in-scale trading are set to be given a boost as the industry seeks ways to combat the dark pool double volume caps under Mifid II.
From trade reporting to best execution requirements, the fixed-income market is going to change in 2018...but what that change will look like is still to be determined.
The firm’s head of technology announces his retirement on the same day the firm names a new chief information officer.
Investment banks sign up for Approved Publication Arrangement (APA) service for post-trade reporting transparency.
Ipreo’s Electronic Order Submission Solution Premieres with a Deal for Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Backed by major banks, Ipreo’s solution allows investors to electronically submit orders directly to sell-side syndicate banks on fixed-income issues.
Distributed-ledger technology fintech now has over $20 million in funding.
The fines are part of ongoing efforts to unravel a litany of failures by firms associated with the 1Malaysia Development Bhd fund.
ETAS panel says electronification of bond trading will be adversely affected by new regulation unless market, product dynamics are recognized.
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Santander is reported to have left the blockchain consortium as well.