Anthony wonders if AML platforms are being scrutinized enough by banks and regulators, then looks at Wells Fargo's tapping of HPR for its quant division and Northern Trust’s blockchain plans.
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.
A look at some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Experts from IBM and Bank of China say they're on the lookout for this emerging threat, as machine learning gains in popularity.
The exchange is currently working on building its enterprise data bus for better internal data management, but Wei-Shen finds that the exchange is still short on long-term answers.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The vendor has added several video conferencing platforms in the past few months to better support clients.
Private network limitations and variable internet connectivity have challenged operational resiliency and business continuity plans.
Execs From UBS AM, Lazard AM, DWS, and East Capital look at incorporating ESG data into their investment practices for more holistic views of risk and opportunity.
Hedge funds are using geolocation data to both spot signs of a pandemic recovery and to see its ripple-effect damages.
The exchange is currently working on building its enterprise data bus, for better internal data management.
The former MarkitSERV CEO joins Symphony as the collaboration platform vendor prepares to release a new videoconferencing service by the end of June 2020.
The fintech company, which provides recon, onboarding, compliance, risk, and data services, is also looking to expand its alternatives coverage in the US.
The event-driven application tool will help firms discover, create, share, and manage events.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Capital markets firms are continually looking for new ways to package and visualize a rising tide of information. It turns out there’s another industry looking to handle the same challenge—the video game industry.
Beyond new latency reductions between Tokyo and Hong Kong, Colt will continue to optimize its routes and expand its network coverage.
The new interest group will help provide collaboration, networking, and mentoring opportunities for women seeking to advance their careers in the data industry.
The vendor's software allows firms to train machine-learning models to better recognize and extract the data in documents.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from the last week.
The increasing importance of data is introducing new roles to the financial sector. Wei-Shen looks to the future.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the past week, including Renaud Oury (pictured), who joins Apex.
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.