Smaller asset managers may get left behind as automation allows the big players to prosper.
Timing is critical in the capital markets. IBM researchers say genAI’s predictive abilities in combination with AI/ML models can translate into profitable HFT opportunities.
The average FX professional uses eight applications at any one time. But integrating the FX workflow is a daunting task.
A lot gets made about how much fixed income has been electronified. Anthony says that “percentage” ignores the important technological evolutions and strategic shifts being made by the vendor community.
A year after Adaptive’s acquisition of Real Logic’s Aeron, the search for users of the open-source tech continues as Adaptive promises that UDP messaging can usurp TCP.
The offering will run eastward, connecting routes in the US with European markets in London, Frankfurt, and Bergamo.
The capital markets landscape is witnessing a technological revolution – a wave transforming the sell-side FX front office. Firms such as smartTrade Technologies are at the forefront of this transformation, leveraging technologies such as artificial…
Multiple apps are being corralled into a sticky cross-asset ecosystem, updated with Python and cloud
Terminal velocity: MarketAxess bets on algo trading as electronification of fixed income gathers speed
MarketAxess hopes to bring fresh ideas from other asset classes with acquisition of multi-asset algorithm provider Pragma.
New rule requires banks to rerun performance tests on models that recalibrate dynamically.
Canadian bank plans to take deep reinforcement learning tech from equities to fixed income and currencies
Oxford-Man Institute is among those asking: could algorithms gang up and squeeze customers?
As institutional participation in cryptocurrency markets increases, traditional data vendors and new specialist crypto data providers are taking different approaches to supplying necessary data to financial firms.
A summary of the latest financial technology news.
Embryonic work on quantum neural networks raises hope of faster, more accurate models
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including J. Christopher Giancarlo (pictured), who joins the board of directors of Digital Asset.
OpEd by Sam Clapp, Mizuho Americas equities, and Don Hundley, Japan head of Mizuho equities electronic trading
For years, brokers have offered suites of algorithms, each geared toward a certain strategy and outcome. Now, firms are compressing these into multifaceted algorithms that can switch between different strategies or markets in response to trading…
Founded with the principles of “transparency and academic rigor,” some say Proof’s model and technical approach is a test case for a new generation of cloud-native broker startups.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Anthony takes a look at some major CEO changes from the last year, and what those moves might mean for clients of those vendors.
Dealers say the agencies’ request for info could prompt new rules that stifle model innovation.
A transatlantic group of researchers has examined a treasure trove of market data to see whether or not high-frequency trading is a necessary component of today’s market structure. The answer is largely ‘yes,’ but with caveats.
Increasingly, exchanges are trying to get closer to their customers, in a bid to better understand how they use market data. This move may come at the expense of data vendors that are being gradually squeezed out of the exchange-client relationship.