Alternative data holds great promise as a leading indicator of alpha. But in response to firms struggling with the data science aspects of integrating the data, various industry participants are pursuing new initiatives to make it more accessible,…
While tech advancements are being made, buy-side firms still rely on humans to make sense of alt data.
The Onboarding Accelerator offers a dashboard tool to automate manual client-addition processes.
The service will allow investors to perform deeper analytics on data from Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
As nations and markets become increasingly interconnected, geopolitical risk has become top of mind for portfolio managers.
Humans, and not robots, will still be required for the foreseeable future, say trading vets.
The combination of the two technologies is bearing fruit for firms struggling with legacy architectures, but education and talent remain tough obstacles to overcome.
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As asset managers seek to incorporate ESG factors into their portfolios, they are facing challenges—particularly around data consistency. Some say custodians could offer solutions.
London-based Anderson will be responsible for overseeing construction of a pipeline of new data and analytics products.
This is the first time that Aladdin has been opened to external providers.
Moving to the public cloud is not as simple as flipping a switch. Anthony Malakian speaks with early public cloud adopters to find out some of the lessons they’ve learned along the way.
The vendor's first local office outside the US is London, with plans for regional presences elsewhere in Europe and Asia.
Tech providers are emerging from all corners as the final phases of initial margin rules closes in, which are expected to capture over 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms over the next 18 months.
Sorenson's experience in driving product strategy for analytics applications will help ChartIQ accelerate its expansion.
The venue operator is building its own container to house current and future algorithmic offerings.
One of the largest financial institutions in Mexico is digitizing core risk and compliance functions to consolidate operations, reduce reconciliation costs and future-proof its IT infrastructure.
The $17.4 million investment will drive growth across all areas of the company, officials say.
Resolving issues with delayed market data from exchanges helped one investment firm reduce tick-to-trade latency by a factor of 10.
New hires establish gender equality among the litigation funder's senior management team.
Isda joins forces with AcadiaSoft as the industry prepares for the final phases of the initial margin deadlines.
The final phases of initial margin rules are expected to capture over the next two years more than 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms, which technology providers see as potential customers.
The integrated offering will enable Nordic institutions to automate KYC and customer onboarding processes more effectively.
Manton, who has spent two decades working in data management, analytics, and visualization technologies, rejoins SAS 20 years after his first stint at the vendor.