The immense growth of online data is driving an increasing number of asset managers to deploy web-scraping tools to find unique investment insights.
Investment firms are turning to pictures from the sky to understand environmental impacts for alpha generation.
Fee compression and regulations have forced some asset managers to rethink what is core to their business, including the trading desk. Enter the outsourced trading desk.
As cloud computing becomes an ever more critical component of any modern financial technology infrastructure, cloud deals are coming under increased regulatory scrutiny.
As the regulator looks at new ways to handle data, there are still a lot of paths to consider.
At Risk Live, executives from Goldman Sachs AM, Societe Generale and Morgan Stanley talked about the benefits and concerns for using alt data.
Despite technological advancements, the onboarding process is still a slog. Banks and vendors are trying to change that.
Confluence provides asset manager clients with automation capabilities for financial and regulatory reporting amid growing pressure and shrinking industry-wide headcount.
The product is scheduled for release in early 2020.
Members of the Commission's TEG say that data availability and flexibility will serve as the greatest challenges.
The CDO highlights the importance of implementing a strong governance framework that's consistent across the organization.
The initiative is part of JP Morgan’s plan to harmonize its internal systems.
The threat of high-frequency traders have forced banks to spend big on tech.
While the industry has been granted a delay for SEC Rule 606, more guidance is necessary to move forward.
Third-party partners and clients to begin testing SFTR messaging and connectivity to its Global Trade Repository in two months.
Investment bank is anonymizing data to meet cross-border data protection and cybersecurity regulations.
The CFTC's new chair could reopen the controversial algo-trading rules—if he gets time.
Jennifer Bang and Amena Ross will be responsible for federal government relations.
In light of new and proposed rules in the US and Europe, firms are having to rethink their privacy guidelines.
With alternative data on every firm’s agenda, Max looks at efforts designed to make it easier to integrate new data sources into investment strategies, and why standards for alternative data represent an important step forward.
FpML has been a key enabler of automation in the derivatives industry, but its value could be further enhanced by providing value-added web services with open connectivity.
Marc Mercuri of Microsoft explains where the tech giant sees room for blockchain solutions in the future.
As regulators and industry bodies ramp up efforts to deploy machine-readable models for derivatives reporting, adoption of industry-wide standards has more than a few challenges to overcome.
OpenFin has deployed Exate’s data privacy technology to its operating system to help with new rules, such as GDPR.