The alternative data sector is still relatively nascent, and as such buy-side firms have struggled with how best to incorporate these non-traditional sources of information. While sources say that there will be continued M&A in the market, how those…
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.
What do Liquidnet and Trading Technologies (and others) have in common? Anthony explains. He also discusses advancement—and disillusionment—in the quantum space.
The company's Investment Analytics unit is the combination of OTAS, Prattle, and RSRCHXchange deals.
A look at some of the key people moves from the past week, including Vicky Sanders (pictured).
WatersTechnology looks at 16 projects in the capital markets that involve machine learning to show where the industry is heading.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the last week, including Deborah Hrvatin (pictured), who joins CLS.
The new business unit will unify Liquidnet's last three acquisitions: Prattle, RSRCHXchange, and OTAS.
Adopting an optimal and sustainable business model, as well as staying on the cutting edge of analytics, are two hurdles still to be overcome by alternative data providers looking to keep their heads above water.
Liquidnet plans to use Prattle's natural-language processing and machine learning capabilities to boost its analytics offerings.
The dedicated section on ESG disclosures will include research conducted by independent research specialists and ESG research from banks and brokers.
Buy-side users of research platform are now able to book analyst meetings and conduct them with full audit trail.
Executive says he expects CME group to continue investing in fintech startups after takeover.
Officials say Quant Insight's quantitative analysis will complement the traditional research already available via RSRCHXchange.
Mifid II will force sell-side firms to unbundle research fees from dealing commissions they charge to buy-side clients. The banks claim their front-office notes meet the criteria of being a minor non-monetary benefit, but EU watchdogs aren’t convinced,…
New tool allows buy- and sell-side users to organize research content more efficiently.
The enhancements are designed to make it easier to access and manage research, while the hire of Harold Bailey is intended to respond to demand from North American firms.
Surveys of asset managers find disparate levels of readiness for new regulations among the buy side.
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…
Amendments to rules on best execution and investment research confirmed by regulator for UK firms ahead of January 2018 implementation date.
Cloud-based commission management platform to run as part of wider Eze Investment Suite, broadening coverage of Mifid II rule changes.
RSRCHXchange is to make research consumption data available through the CorpAxe platform to help consumer firms comply with the research components of the upcoming MiFID II regulation
The new application is available to all RSRCHXchange clients, and it will connect to the firm’s existing platform.
The research platform has bolstered its advisory expertise with the appointment of several industry veterans to management and board roles.