Led by Bryan Cross (pictured), the asset manager's QED team aims to blend quant and fundamental to find unique solutions to new problems.
Bureau Van Dijk's Compliance Catalyst has been rebuilt ahead of plans to move the platform to the cloud, as well as navigate the EU's fifth anti-money laundering directive.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the past week, including Howard Surloff (pictured, right), who joins Blockchain.
As passive strategies and fee compression cut into active returns, buy-side firms are turning to internally generated data.
Adopting an optimal and sustainable business model, as well as staying on the cutting edge of analytics, are two hurdles still to be overcome by alternative data providers looking to keep their heads above water.
The new tool captures crowding and clustering effects that can help forecast large price movements.
The new modules are expected to be released in the second quarter of 2020.
The UK financial regulator is seeing fewer entrants into the industry as start-ups struggle to break into the market.
The new features and data will form the basis of a premium, fee-liable version of Koyfin's investment researh platform slated for launch next year.
A look at some recent key people moves, including Carlo Di Florio (pictured), who joins ACA.
The new tool, called the Blotter, will be a window into unstructured audio data as a form of operational alpha for the buy and sell sides.
The platform, called Katana, aims to help users find fixed income investment opportunities.
The UK regulator has moved much of its data to the cloud and is using more advanced analytics as it seeks to better regulate evolving financial firms.
There’s an opportunity for Chinese asset managers looking to attract foreign investors, but transparency remains an issue.
A deep-dive into how capital markets firms are using open-source tools to experiment with machine learning.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the past week, including Asif Alam (pictured), who joins Crux Informatics.
The exchange and data provider says purchase of market sentiment index from BAML is a natural next step.
The bank has a number of projects using emerging technologies, one of which optimizes the process of detecting price anomalies.
The bank is looking to pair this relatively new role with its data scientists as a bridge for business professionals.
The deal will help Moody's expand its pension-fund footprint in the UK, and for RiskFirst to expand in the US.
The administrator is looking at how artificial intelligence can be used to extract online sentiment and create customized alternative data services to attract clients.
Finance firms and regulators are beginning to assess the ethical implications of artificial intelligence.
Waters Europe: Data requirements are driving better data for consumption across the bank.