A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
While progress was made in the desktop application interoperability space in the last year, Anthony Malakian says 2020 is likely to see some major developments that will help to push this movement forward.
WatersTechnology looks at 16 projects in the capital markets that involve machine learning to show where the industry is heading.
The investment bank has eliminated thousands of roles and revamped its approach to outsourcing over the last two years.
UBS Asset Management’s CDO & Element22's founder look at some of the challenges facing the alt data space.
The bank is rolling out a project using machine learning and natural-language processing for KYC and AML activities.
As more financial institutions are starting to expand their usage of AI, they are turning to the cloud to help scale up. However, there are things to consider before doing so. Wei-Shen Wong examines.
Post-trade company looks to stay ahead of DLT curve with plans to act as CCP for firms trading on permission-based blockchains.
Led by Bryan Cross (pictured), the asset manager's QED team aims to blend quant and fundamental to find unique solutions to new problems.
An examination of how long-serving industry veterans are finding a home at fintech startups.
The investment bank is completing a proof-of-concept with Cloud9, aiming to automate front-office functions.
Also, a look at new hires for IHS Markit, UBS, TickSmith, BitGo and Amber Group.
A deep-dive into how capital markets firms are using open-source tools to experiment with machine learning.
Banks have long been using synthetic data to validate solutions, but tech advancements and regulatory pressure have established this practice as a crucial step in the development and testing of technologies.
Waters Europe: Data requirements are driving better data for consumption across the bank.
In a career spanning more than 20 years, Esler has served in senior market data management roles at some of the biggest banks on Wall Street.
Cohee highlights cloud, big data and machine learning as disruptive changes forcing innovation at financial firms.
Bayesian analysis can replace random forest with a single, powerful tree, writes UBS’s Giuseppe Nuti.
Traders in Europe face rising data acquisition costs and increasing regulatory reporting pressures argue that a pan-European consolidated tape is long overdue.
DTCC can now focus on expanding coverage of the MTU with the addition of leading dealers.
Beatriz Martín, UK CEO and global COO of UBS Investment Bank, received WatersTechnology's woman of the year award at this year's Women in Technology & Data Awards.
The 26 category winners from this year's Women in Technology and Data Awards were announced on the afternoon of March 8 at a sit-down lunch in London.
Tech providers are emerging from all corners as the final phases of initial margin rules closes in, which are expected to capture over 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms over the next 18 months.
Bryan Cross, who heads UBS Asset Management's QED group, joins to discuss alternative data and AI.