Blockchain’s proponents say faster settlement times make the technology akin to TV’s streaming revolution.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Rana Yared (pictured), who joins the board of Tradeweb as an independent director and a member of the audit committee.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Ahsan Raza (pictured), who has joined Calastone as chief financial officer.
The asset manager's quant research arm, QED, has published a framework for valuing companies in industries like cement or steel that transition to more sustainable tech.
While market data departments are rarely highlighted when it comes to innovation, Max says that doesn’t mean there aren’t disruptive tech projects underway.
A look at some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Professor Jay Finkelman says that the most successful firms take a three-pronged approach to workplace transformation.
The financial industry is losing faith in the LEI initiative as regulatory mandates remain patchy, but some see hope in SFTR’s unique-issuer LEI. By Mariella Reason
Also, a look at new hires for IHS Markit, UBS, TickSmith, BitGo and Amber Group.
The bank is looking to pair this relatively new role with its data scientists as a bridge for business professionals.
HedgeSPA platform combines in-house and vendor ESG data for more comprehensive coverage of a larger target investment universe.
MiFID II’s ban on broker-subsidized free research will leave sell-side firms with a multitude of challenges—not least how to price research so as not to lose customers who might direct trading elsewhere, without appearing to incentivize clients to trade…
Firms looking to capitalize on new cognitive technologies will have to learn how to combine AI, machine learning, RPA, NLP and various other tools to fully take advantage of this revolution.
Rush Kapashi of McKinsey says we should expect further M&A in the space, specifically to bolster analytics and research needs.
Tinaikar has spent a 25-year career in information and technology services, most recently as a managing director at Thomson Reuters.
Principles-based regulation goes live for systemically important firms
Members of FISD's BIPPS working group say participants are putting their own interests first, hampering progress.
Dougan, who served as CEO for eight years, will leave in June.
SIX Swiss Exchange has appointed former AXA Winterthur CEO Urs Widmer as its COO.