Flexibility is key when navigating the Chinese water, says Wei-Shen Wong.
While the initial go-live date of SFTR is set for early 2020, data availability and legacy processes remain the leading roadblocks.
Buy-siders have limited their usage of deep learning techniques due to haziness over their inner workings.
As some firms are pushing forward with blockchain projects, others are saying it's not yet ready for prime time.
While digital currency prices endure what enthusiasts call a ‘crypto winter,’ the problem appears to be far more acute when it comes to institutional appetites. James Rundle and Rebecca Natale report.
IIROC has used Nasdaq Smarts for market surveillance since 2010, but is consolidating equities and debt market surveillance for the first time.
The Onboarding Accelerator offers a dashboard tool to automate manual client-addition processes.
Finra and the SEC are working on identifiers that mask personally identifiable information.
Traders in Europe face rising data acquisition costs and increasing regulatory reporting pressures argue that a pan-European consolidated tape is long overdue.
As more sanctions are issued, and become more complicated, firms find greater need for a monitoring service.
IEX’s John Ramsay joins to talk about the SEC’s proposed Transaction Fee Pilot and why he thinks it should move forward.
A look at the massive tech projects (and legal battles) underway at the NYSE, which are being led by Stacey Cunningham.
The new offering will directly connect TR’s regulatory feed and IBM’s OpenPages with Watson platform.
As European market participants bemoan the lack of a consolidated tape, a senior SEC executive debunks the idea that a pan-European tape, similar to the US, will resolve issues around data access and costs.
Data from Esma shows that just 40% of swaps trade reports match under two-sided reporting regime.
The initiative seeks to create common language around tokens to foster wider adoption among institutional investors.
The combination of the two technologies is bearing fruit for firms struggling with legacy architectures, but education and talent remain tough obstacles to overcome.
Torstone will add a risk management component to its post-trade platform through its acquisition of the vendor.
The transition away from Libor is a mammoth task for the banking sector—one that the industry is increasingly finding itself woefully unprepared for. By Hamad Ali
Sources say that this will allow the information giant to focus on more valuable business lines.
While the large-scale exchange mergers of yesteryear may be over for now, regional bourses are still finding themselves in the M&A crosshairs. Yet for those operators that pick up smaller rivals, technology and data integration often prove to be trickier…
With more frequent and granular reporting for fund managers looming, firms have had to figure out how best to connect all the data needed to meet the new requirements. This has necessitated a widespread change in how data is moved throughout an…
Banks are trying to split responsibility for their operating environments with the major cloud providers. Regulators are having none of it.
If you want the definition of a circular argument, talk to anyone involved with clearing about resilience and recovery. But more pernicious risks remain unaddressed.