While beneficial, the best examples of machine learning integrate human influence, say execs at this year's North American Buy-Side Technology Summit.
A preview of next week's conference agenda for Buy-Side Technology's flagship event.
Data practitioners have long bemoaned the lack of professional training and standards around data management—especially for those who may unwittingly incur expensive penalties if they don’t abide by licensing policies. Now that industry association…
Aggelos argues that the tech industry needs greater diversity and how Morgan Stanley's new innovation lab can help in that respect.
Watson has spent more than 30 years selling market data and trading floor technologies and services.
Blockchain provides easier communication between parties and boasts an immutable record of transactions, but it remains immature.
The long journey to T+2 finally comes to an end on September 5, 20 years after the US financial industry last shortened the settlement cycle.
The implications of Brexit can wait; Mifid II is a much more prescient concern for sell-side institutions, not just in Europe.
Eurozone's financial capital seen as the big Brexit winner as tech vendors begin to follow banks in launching new Germany-based services
Many firms are creating data science teams to gain insights from new sources of unstructured and alternative data. But finding people with the right skillsets within the financial markets ecosystem is proving to be a barrier that slows firms’ ability to…
John reviews recent announcements from blockchain consortium R3 and the Digital Trade Chain Consortium
The :London office, headed by Timm Schipporeit, will provide specialist M&A advisory services to European fintech clients.
Four institutions will adopt and take equity stakes in the vendor's Know Your Third Party (KY3P) risk management solution.
Integrating data science projects will be key for institutions to get the most out of data in the future, but skillsets and the role of data scientist teams are still evolving. Joanne Faulkner reports.
Euronext makes its play for FX through hefty M&A investment, while R3 announces a sizable intake from its own investors.
Max summarizes the highlights of the May issue of Inside Data Management.
The bank's quant team discovered strange patterns around the timing of trades that neither they--nor quants at other firms--have yet been able to explain with certainty.
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.
JPMorgan becomes the latest bank to withdraw from the R3 blockchain consortium as the industry body seeks to raise $150 million.
With calls for massive investment in infrastructure ringing across North America and Europe, private investment in these projects should be flourishing. Yet, many institutional investors still view these opportunities with a balance of interest and…
Buy-side firms are being pulled into two different directions by legacy applications and innovative new tools, noted panelists at this year's Asia-Pacific BST Summit.
Code modernization is seen as a way to seize on advances in computing power to handle larger amounts of data on legacy systems.
Morgan Stanley triumphs in sell-side analytics initiative category for SPG Access suite for securitized products market.
Is patience with distributed-ledger technology already starting to diminish after a hyperbolic year?