Despite technological advancements, the onboarding process is still a slog. Banks and vendors are trying to change that.
Third-party partners and clients to begin testing SFTR messaging and connectivity to its Global Trade Repository in two months.
Orangun brings to the role a history of successfully revamping data platforms in previous roles at IHS Markit.
The Onboarding Accelerator offers a dashboard tool to automate manual client-addition processes.
IHS Markit wins another data management awards this year, thanks to its Markit EDM offering, initially developed for the buy side, but now used by all types of capital markets firms.
IHS Markit's efforts to embrace innovative ways of adding value faster and reducing delivery times helped secure it the best use of the Agile methodology category at this year's SST Awards.
This year's SST Awards were held on the afternoon of April 12 in London. Here are this year's 31 category winners.
Tech providers are emerging from all corners as the final phases of initial margin rules closes in, which are expected to capture over 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms over the next 18 months.
As alternative data companies battle for capital and a coveted spot in investment managers’ portfolio strategies, they are turning to bespoke marketing and partnerships to stand out in an industry where firms still struggle with data science resources.
Isda joins forces with AcadiaSoft as the industry prepares for the final phases of the initial margin deadlines.
Maude brings more than 20 years of experience in fixed income and equities data sales roles to Cboe.
The final phases of initial margin rules are expected to capture over the next two years more than 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms, which technology providers see as potential customers.
Fintech hires SFTR specialist and beefs up its reporting tool.
Failure to comply by 2020 will result in EU supervised entities’ inability to invest in products that reference benchmarks not approved by Esma.
The automotive dataset is the first of many predictive offerings planned that leverage existing data assets from the former IHS business for use by systematic investors.
Financial firms with a data or technology ‘vendor’ arm developed in house are finding that separation can benefit both business lines. Max Bowie speaks to companies that have spun out from other organizations about the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects…
Anthony and James look news pertaining to cryptocurriences and blockchain deployments, as well as AI and cloud.
Also: A look at IHS Markit pulling MarkitSERV off the market and Algomi pivoting to Alfa.
The new service will help firms struggling with the complex calculation requirements resulting from the implementation of new initial margin calculation rules by ISDA.
The information provider will now keep MarkitSERV, despite putting it up for sale earlier this year.
Anthony Malakian and James Rundle record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology. This week: blockchain and politics.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
Artificial intelligence can hone in on small-scale data issues that are a big deal in the face of intense cost pressures.
While waiting for the regulators’ final word on SFTR’s technical specifications, SFT market participants and counterparties are planning their compliance strategies amid concern that the regulation goes too far in its goal to bring shadow banking into…