A summary of the latest financial technology news.
Enhancing its Elektron Data Platform to include data on the cloud and embedding data into SAP’s Market Rates Management platform are the first steps of Thomson Reuters’ cloud strategy.
The Openlink deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by ION as it consolidates power in treasury, derivatives and commodities, with the help of Carlyle Group.
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Social media and blockchain advocate resigns from Swiss bank to pursue external opportunities.
Project reduces cost and complexity at global insurance firm
Buy-side digitization has traditionally focused on making the client-facing portal right, often spending years and millions of dollars in the process of perfecting a front end. While that still remains a priority, technologists tell Tim Bourgaize Murray…
Simon Paris, former global head of financial services at SAP’s Industry Cloud, has joined Misys as the firm's president and chief sales officer.
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Benchmark and economic data provider Rimes Technologies has appointed Renaud Larzillière the new president of its Paris office.
Interactive Data's users can now plug their applications straight into the data provider's database
SAP operates across 25 industries. Four years ago, according to a representative of the German software giant, financial services was the 16th most significant of those, squeezing just in between chemical and footwear and apparel.
Renaud Larzilliere has been appointed director general for the French operations of the managed data services vendor, after four years at the company
Data management and analytics technology provider SAP has named Ross Wainwright global head of financial services industries in Chicago, responsible for the vendor's banking, insurance and capital markets clients worldwide.
SAP, the Walldorf, Germany-based software company, today announced the appointment of Ross Wainwright as its global head of financial services industries.
It wasn’t long ago that it was acceptable for capital markets firms to manage their risk on an overnight basis, computing their various measures through lengthy batch processes while the markets slept. But that all changed with the 2008 credit crisis as…
Waters gathered leading industry experts for a webcast on June 26, 2013 to discuss how financial trading firms are looking to aggregate their risk exposure on a real-time basis and the challenges they face.
SAP has announced that it will bring its portfolio of cloud offerings into alignment with the HANA platform, giving a single point for cloud-based technology from the vendor.
Complex, dated and unwieldy data infrastructure is not uncommon among even the most progressive companies in the world of finance. As financial regulations continue to expand and new markets produce a growing influx of data for companies to collect,…