Sell-side firms and data providers are increasingly experimenting with natural-language generation to create new forms of automatically curated reports, emails and alerts, but the technique comes with significant challenges.
Although graph technology is still in the early stages of adoption, banks such as Wells Fargo and ING have begun leveraging it to find previously unknown connections between datasets.
The bank is developing its data analytics platform, Hunter, to better identify financial crime.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
WatersTechnology looks at more than 20 cloud-based projects and initiatives to see how banks, asset managers and vendors are embracing public providers, and the inherent problems involved.
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Consortium weighs building fixed-income software in potential threat to Ion, the dominant vendor
The platform, called Katana, aims to help users find fixed income investment opportunities.
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Quants are embracing the idea of ‘model-free’ pricing and deep hedging.
With Benoît Legrand firmly in the driver’s seat, the last four years have seen ING push to transform its IT landscape and approach to innovation.
With the UK preparing to leave the EU in March, regulators have a limited amount of time to figure out how to keep the flow of information going between each other post-Brexit—and the window is closing.
Troubles still plague reported data and transparency objectives, say fixed-income execs.
The Voltron initiative extends an open invitation for banks and corporate customers to join the network.
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.
Investment spend is largely seen to be going to data management programs before emerging tech initiatives.
During the EFIS 2018 CDO panel, data chiefs discussed how data management has gone from a strictly regulatory response to an essential business driver.
Financial firms battle it out in a finite pool of talent, for the best and brightest fintech minds.
ING data chief says as firms comply with GDPR, they must be ethical when interacting with client data, especially as they incorporate more AI tools.
In addition to its work with Isda, the fintech startup also has projects in the works with ING Bank and the FCA.
Vas Rajan will be responsible for validating security measures for the CAT in a vital phase of the system's roll-out.
ING says its new artificial assistant will help traders price bonds faster, more accurately, and more consistently. Joanne Faulkner reports on how the bank will wield Katana to combat rising RFQ volumes in electronic bond markets.
The fintech "revolution" of the past few years is looking less like it will displace traditional finance, and more like it will join it.
Asset Control has picked Santa Clara, Calif.-based DataStax to power development of new data management services.