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.
A lack of liquidity and the ability to accurately measure credit risk will be the biggest hurdles to overcome.
The threat of high-frequency traders have forced banks to spend big on tech.
An on-the-ground look at China's growing bond market and the challenges that remain for foreign investors.
As nations and markets become increasingly interconnected, geopolitical risk has become top of mind for portfolio managers.
The data provider recently launched a platform aggregating BRI data.
As they deploy automation to solve regulatory problems, Asian firms are paying closer attention to data’s journey.
Caitong Securities opts for Horizon’s platform to trade ETF options on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Burton-Taylor's annual sentiment survey shows record levels of optimism in some areas for 2018 with slight contractions next year. Max Bowie reports on the trends reported by survey respondents.
Encompass’ recent deal with Wanda Credit Service will provide clients with access to information for assessing customer risk that has traditionally been a challenge to obtain in China.
Local regulators encourage use of technology to streamline KYC and regulatory compliance.
Hong Kong, China, Singapore and Japan driving demand for automated KYC solutions.
The data provider will continue developing new tools and will also be rolling out analytics tools for the offshore dollar Chinese credit market.
Nasdaq looks to broaden distribution in China via Sina, then replicate the partnership in other Asia-Pacific markets.
Saxo Capital Markets Launches 'Essential' Offering in Singapore, with Further Asia Expansion to Follow
‘Essential’, which is targeted toward the retail space, was first launched in the UAE & UK. Saxo will launch SaxoTraderPRO in Asia for hedge funds in April.
After three years as president, Rod Giffen moves to China to lead the vendor's push into the region, while Ryan Moroney (pictured) rejoins the vendor to take over his role.