Recent studies reveal the prevalence of poor-quality data, exacerbated by increased use of machine learning that allows users to dredge far bigger datasets and identify spurious correlations.
The bank’s asset management arm believes that trawling its home waters for data will land a valuable catch. Risk.net’s Faye Kilburn speaks to the data scientist at its helm.
O'Neill will be responsible for growing takeup of the vendor's compliance and onboarding technologies among buy-side firms.
The relatively nascent alternative data industry is creating challenges for asset managers, specifically when it comes to a lack of historical data and a lack of talent that can interrogate the data.
The acquisition also brings InvestCloud more clients in Europe.
Financial firms battle it out in a finite pool of talent, for the best and brightest fintech minds.
Lack of skills for evaluating alternative datasets remains an industry problem, with firms looking to hire data scientists and technologists to make use of the new data.
Asset-servicing initiative is currently live in three markets and will become available globally in the coming weeks
Lin has more than 20 years' experience in senior roles at asset management firms across the Asia-Pacific region.
The increasing sophistication of security operations at cloud providers are outstripping what small firms can do in-house, buy-side executives say.
Platform gives greater transparency for compliance with unbundling requirements under European rules.
Tech giant has no immediate plans to enter the space outside of its role as a service provider, despite uneasy conference chatter.
Regulator sets new obligations for senior managers and focuses on investor costs.
JPMorgan Asset and Wealth Management's CIO brings the pace of the trading floor to asset management.
MacNevin will oversee the firm’s APAC business and is based in Sydney, Australia.
Data management software provider AIM adds several new hires to manage its North American expansion as it accelerates the availability of its GAIN data management suite
Shen will focus on creating solutions for institutional investors in the Asia-Pacific region.
The company renamed itself Thesys Group and will focus on growing Thesys Technologies.
Fund managers, vendors and trade associations release joint paper on making distributed-ledger technology work for the buy side.
The French bank's securities services arm successfully tests a full trade cycle with OFI Asset Management on a blockchain platform
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AI is experiencing a renaissance, but some are concerned that it could carry hidden risks.
Market participants say much remains to be done as Europe debuts new rules.
Updated trading rules to have significant impact across all asset classes.