In 2016, Anthony wrote that the blockchain revolution was overhyped—unsurprisingly, his opinions have not changed. He also delves into the Ion-Broadway deal, and looks at new consulting/advisory firms that have recently come to market.
Wei-Shen thinks about how the battle for supremacy in AI will evolve in the near future, and what the implications of China’s advances in the field might mean for Wall Street technology.
Banking experts urge firms to consider re-engineering a process before turning to robotic process automation.
Experts from IBM and Bank of China say they're on the lookout for this emerging threat, as machine learning gains in popularity.
Officials say the move makes Tradeweb the only platform to offer electronic trading in Chinese bonds via two different channels.
Banque de France-backed deal pips private consortiums in dummy run for digital currency trades.
Initially, BT Radianz is looking for datasets that could help forecast consumer demand, such as sentiment, consumption, and transactional data.
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.
The data giant is releasing regional features and functionality to more closely monitor the coronavirus across companies and sectors.
The bank’s research business is using artificial intelligence, traditional consumer surveys, and visualization techniques to monitor the impact of Covid-19.
The firm's chief scientist discusses how NLP is being used to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and how it can be applied for financial services.
Smog, traffic data—even movie rentals—help analysts track economic effects of the virus.
Professor Jay Finkelman says that the most successful firms take a three-pronged approach to workplace transformation.
Relationships with Chinese banks and asset managers will help global firms to better develop and distribute products to investors in the country.
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.
A look at some of the key people moves from the last week, including James Uzzalino, who joins Apteo.
The investment bank has eliminated thousands of roles and revamped its approach to outsourcing over the last two years.
The bank is looking to extend this feature to other asset classes in the future.
The LSEG has been involved in several failed international mergers over the last two decades, which begs the question: Is a merger even possible?
If the HKEx–LSEG merger goes through, the LSEG–Refinitiv deal would be scrapped, creating an interesting ripple effect.
There’s an opportunity for Chinese asset managers looking to attract foreign investors, but transparency remains an issue.
Also, a look at new hires for IHS Markit, UBS, TickSmith, BitGo and Amber Group.