Anthony Malakian says that in just the first two months of 2018, some big headlines are proving just how effective fintechs are at competing with the big players in the capital markets space.
The past two weeks have seen some major announcements that point to fintechs being even more disruptive than in years past.
Flexpoint Ford is backing a management buyout of Dash Financial Technologies from private-equity firm GTCR.
Information giant will pick up Goldman Sachs-backed AI startup for over half a billion dollars.
Waters examines how this recent wave of consolidation is different than previous periods of contraction.
Victor Anderson, editor-in-chief of Waters, joins the podcast to discuss Temenos’ potential acquisition of Fidessa.
Temenos looks set to snap up the London-based vendor with a billion-pound deal as 2018 becomes white-hot for mergers and acquisitions.
WatersTechnology's editor-in-chief on the proposed Temenos-Fidessa deal, CEOs-turned-cricket umpires, and fintech maturity.
The Openlink deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by ION as it consolidates power in treasury, derivatives and commodities, with the help of Carlyle Group.
Anthony, James and Max Bowie dig into the Thomson Reuters-Blackstone announcement and try and figure out the winners and losers, industry-wide.
Thomson Reuters has agreed to sell its Financial & Risk unit to a new company minority-owned by the vendor and majority owned by a consortium led by Blackstone Group.
Finastra will combine Olfa Soft 's Seamless FX platform with its FusionCapital Treasury solution.
The vendor confirms it is in discussions to sell a portion of the financial data business it acquired in 2007 as a result of Thomson Corp.'s purchase of Reuters.
The company renamed itself Thesys Group and will focus on growing Thesys Technologies.
Fintech firm to complete integration of Alpha Exchange and expand into Europe and Asia, with eye on potential further acquisitions.
The combined vendors will be able to offer a range of products for different client types and use cases.
Seth Thomson, CIO of DRW, talks to Waters about his career, innovation and how the firm has expanded into new asset classes, including cryptocurrencies.
The deal is expected to close in the first half of 2018.
Windsor, CT based buy-side technology giant acquires parent company of DST Global Solutions, snapped up in December 2014.
The deal will help BSO expand its low-latency network offerings in the key financial centers of New York and Chicago.
The fintech "revolution" of the past few years is looking less like it will displace traditional finance, and more like it will join it.
The acquisition of Scout's apps and development of a new interface will bolster its mobile presence nad facilitate client adoption.
John reviews SST’s biggest stories of the last week, including Goldman Sachs, new research technologies, and the latest M&A activity.
Itiviti and Ullink are merging their operations and offerings, with managed solutions a key driver for the deal.