A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the last week, including Ryan Gwin (pictured), who joins MarketAxess.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from the last week.
The EMS provider is looking to build out its suite of solutions for the buy side, including a new algo wheel and visualization tools.
A look at some recent key people moves, including Carlo Di Florio (pictured), who joins ACA.
The company is using machine learning and natural-language processing technology to enhance its Tamale and Geneva platforms.
This year's Rankings featured several companies that were involved in major acquisitions over the last 12 months.
Asset managers wanting to thrive in today’s landscape of squeezed margins must learn how to capitalize on innovative AI tech to deliver top-line growth, according to SS&C Technologies.
Calculating the effects of 2018’s spectacular industry-wide spending spree.
Iagatta has spent more than 25 years in the finance and financial technology industries, at both investment firms and technology providers.
When it comes to artificial intelligence, first-mover advantage is clear. But for buy-side firms that do not have the resources of global giants and are finding they are increasingly unable to compete, it becomes a tough question—do you trust third-party…
New platform will use robotics and machine learning to streamline accounting and reconciliations workflows.
One benefit of greater process automation on the buy side is the ability to implement comprehensive data governance workflows targeted at quickly identifying, analyzing and resolving data issues. However, many investment managers still lack a robust…
The latest major deal in the OMS space is valued at $1.45 billion.
Waters takes an in-depth look at the tie-up between two Boston giants, and examines who could be next in the latest phase of OMS provider consolidation.
Anthony and James spoke with some sources about the big acquisition of Charles River by State Street, and right now, there are more questions than answers.
The fintech landscape has changed markedly in recent months as a result of M&A activity. Here are five of the most notable deals.
After its eleventh-hour bid deal for Fidessa fell through, SS&C is back on the hunt for an acquisition (or acquisitions). Anthony and James speculate on what that could mean for the industry.
SS&C CEO Bill Stone said that the company is flush with cash after the failed Fidessa bid and will look to use it to continue its acquisition spree.
Information giant will pick up Goldman Sachs-backed AI startup for over half a billion dollars.
Waters examines how this recent wave of consolidation is different than previous periods of contraction.