This Week: Trading Technologies, Deutsche Borse, SS&C-Canoe, TNS, Clearstream-LCH, S&P, Refinitiv, Sterling TT
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Integration of the asset manager's eFront acquisition aims to deliver a ‘whole portfolio’ solution.
The fintech company, which provides recon, onboarding, compliance, risk, and data services, is also looking to expand its alternatives coverage in the US.
The vendor is also experimenting with machine learning to help the buy-side sift through the vast amount of unstructured alternatives investment data.
S3 Partners' Blacklight will be integrated into Citco's Æxeo Treasury platform.
SimCorp delivers four releases a year to keep pace with client demand and the evolving buy-side market.
Vendor sees the Japanese market moving towards more high-yielding strategies.
Mobile geolocation has opened a new frontier for investors
Other updates to the platform include Mifid II compliance, a strategy builder for Solvency II requirements and collateral management workflows.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 75: An Update on the Julia Programming Language; AI & Alternative Data; Digital Currencies
Julia Computing's Viral Shah talks about the programming language he helped create and what's ahead for it. Then James and Anthony talk about the pairing of AI & alternative data, digital currencies, and Game of Thrones.
By some estimates, investment in alternative datasets will exceed $7 billion by 2020. At the same time, machine learning and other AI techniques are evolving at a rapid pace. The combination of the two will be significant.
Stephen Morse gives a presentation on how traders are using information created via Twitter to derive trading insights.
Max summarizes the highlights of the May issue of Inside Data Management.
Looking for exposure to alternative investments? You'll need alternative types of data.
The vendor is stepping up its search for non-traditional datasets that will give it an edge as firms demand different types of data.
The deal will help advisors make better informed investment decisions
The new additions will give investors greater insight into the funds and fund managers in which they invest.
Faye Kilburn looks at the year's rising market data applications for alternatives, with a particular focus on commodities.
Jim Minnick, eVestment Alliance's founder and CEO, sat down with Buy-Side Technology to discuss the firm's recent acquisitions and look ahead at what's to come.
Partnership follows on SEC rule change in March allowing the NSCC to undertake comprehensive processing of alternative investments.
Strengthening the market for securities custody, NSCC's new automated possession and control functions will further improve the DTCC's administration of alternative investments. By Tim Murray