An analysis of some of the major initiatives to improve corporate reporting of environmental, social and governance factors to help investors better price-in risks and opportunities and make meaningful comparisons of company performance.
Calculating the effects of 2018’s spectacular industry-wide spending spree.
Iwanaga is a veteran of the data industry, having served in data management roles at banks as well as data and technology providers in the US and Asia.
Although institutional interest in cryptocurrency trading has grown, the development of the custody space, in particular, is crucial for its next phase of evolution.
Part of Dunlap's role will be managing the integration of prior and future acquisitions by the LSE's data and index businesses.
Banks are looking to cash in on the alternative data boom, but an in-depth investigation of the alternative data market shows that they may be in for an uphill battle to claim territory.
The appointment follows a funding round that also involved Index Ventures, Balderton Capital, and Communitas Capital, in addition to individual investors like Sherwood.
Firms are using machine learning and natural-language processing tools—no longer to grab an edge, but merely to remain competitive.
The vendor’s open architecture model allows it to service new clients in Asia.
Banks and exchanges turn to new technologies to enhance workflows, but it's still early days for the virtual trading floor.
Forays into selling data have been slowed by concerns over confidentiality, internal battles over its use and clean-up work on the data itself. Risk.net's Faye Kilburn reports.
BitGo says the trust license lets it offer regulated and protected custody of crypto assets.
Waters examines some of the most important events in financial technology of the past 25 years.
KYC data requirements and new legislation aim to move cryptocurrency markets into the mainstream, but are the anonymity and illegal activity tied to digital currencies exaggerated?
Brickwood will lead client-focused innovation for Barclays' electronic offerings.
Senior industry figures say it may be too soon to create financial products based on cryptocurrencies.
As data innovation moves from trend to industry standard, Amelia Axelsen investigates whether governance is its enemy, or an essential driver.
Sutcliffe says his experience can help Ipushpull grow to a scale where it can meet the needs of much larger clients
Financial firms battle it out in a finite pool of talent, for the best and brightest fintech minds.
Expert panel struck a positive tone on the future of crypto assets and indicated that it was only a matter time until regulation caught up with the digital age.
Beaton brings to the new role 15 years of expertise in financial services program management, regulatory and risk oversight, and audit trail recovery and management.
Lack of skills for evaluating alternative datasets remains an industry problem, with firms looking to hire data scientists and technologists to make use of the new data.
Regulation is the key to weeding out bad actors in the cryptocurrency and blockchain spaces, bank expert says.
There is no "golden nugget" of information that will unlock value; the entire workflow is important, according to Goldman Sachs' Javier Rodriguez-Alarcon.