Interdealer brokers are looking enviously at the way exchanges have been able to grow data revenues, providing a stable stream of profits as other business lines have declined. But following the exchange model has its own challenges.
Last year, most (if not all) financial technology providers either completed or started major projects that involved moving their products and services to the cloud. WatersTechnology looks at 15 of the more interesting cloud-migration initiatives from…
In this profile of the Intercontinental Exchange, Lynn Martin explains how the company’s ICE Data Services unit is creating a unified offering with fixed income data at its core, after a series of acquisitions that began with its purchase of IDC in 2015.
What do Liquidnet and Trading Technologies (and others) have in common? Anthony explains. He also discusses advancement—and disillusionment—in the quantum space.
As exchanges partner with cloud providers to move more functions to the cloud, Anthony wonders if these partnerships could become competitive in the future.
The combined entity is pushing toward becoming a fully cloud-native, cloud-enabled platform.
WatersTechnology looks at more than 20 cloud-based projects and initiatives to see how banks, asset managers and vendors are embracing public providers, and the inherent problems involved.
Anthony explains why it's important to keep an eye on acquired firms long after the ink has dried on the deal.
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.
Confluence has a big job ahead integrating StatPro’s various analytics tools.
For £161.1 million, Confluence has purchased StatPro. Both companies stand to gain more global clients, and users can expect new products meant to alleviate pain points felt by the buy side.
The performance and risk measurement specialist is also using machine learning to help drill into value-at-risk calculations.
The appointment of Coetzee reflects the importance of Canada as a growth market to StatPro, officials say.
StatPro to introduce managed services after acquisition from ODDO BHF
The increasing sophistication of security operations at cloud providers are outstripping what small firms can do in-house, buy-side executives say.
Lumb joins New York-based risk management technology vendor after nearly a dozen years at UBS Delta.
ICE acquisition follows deal for BAML's global research division’s fixed income index platform.
Entwistle has more than 20 years' experience in sales of technology and data solutions to financial markets clients.
Buy-side panelists agree that the key to unlocking the full potential of performance measurement is to tackle increasing data volumes.
The evolution of sophisticated tools around performance analytics have solved problems but created new challenges