Anthony looks at what's become of NEX since the CME acquisition, as well as discussions over odd lot reform and S&P's Kensho implementation.
Isda's CDM leaves banks questioning the way forward; the rise of virtual-desktop infrastructures; generic business intelligence tools become more popular.
Anthony Malakian examines how firms are racing to the cloud to roll out new market data services. He also looks at ChartIQ's name change, the regulatory reporting space, and Lazard's Covid-19 data rollout.
Banque de France-backed deal pips private consortiums in dummy run for digital currency trades.
While many firms have enforced hiring freezes during the pandemic, the regulatory reporting vendor has plans to aggressively grow its staff count.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
With over five months to go until CME unwinds its regulatory reporting businesses, competing firms are pushing to fill the service gaps and grab a slice of the market share.
The custodian bank will receive and transmit European listed options and derivatives orders from buy-side clients.
Sources say the exchange group’s scaleback is a result of pricing wars, unsustainable business models, and the realities of commercially supporting a regulatory reporting business.
Sources say a pricing war and cost pressures are causing service providers to reconsider their regulatory reporting businesses.
To keep its asset servicing functions running smoothly, Northern Trust is using technology from performance management analysis software vendor Enlighten to identify available resources.
Private network limitations and variable internet connectivity have challenged operational resiliency and business continuity plans.
Hedge funds are using geolocation data to both spot signs of a pandemic recovery and to see its ripple-effect damages.
Some machine learning strategies have coped well, but others began to struggle as panic mounted.
A look at some of the key recent 'people moves', including Adam Honore (pictured) who joins Amazon Web Services from CME Group.
The fintech company, which provides recon, onboarding, compliance, risk, and data services, is also looking to expand its alternatives coverage in the US.
The exchange will consult on a new schedule in June, but industry testing of the platform is still on track for July.
The Aussie exchange is to begin industry-wide testing of its DLT settlement program.
While real blockchain rollouts are still few and far between, some firms made progress in 2019. Here are 18 projects in some stage of development.
Chi-X launched MatchPoint to meet the demand for anonymous trades during the closing auction.
The API was recently made available to all registry customers, with plans to offer a 'proactive API' next year to push new and updated data.
A year after issuing the first blockchain-traded bond, the lender says blockchain technology could drastically cut settlement times and costs.
The international standards body says it is working on getting out its first standard for blockchain terminology.
WatersTechnology examines some of the disillusionment permeating the capital markets when it comes to blockchain.