As CFTC commissioner Rostin Behnam’s report on climate risk to the financial system is published, WatersTechnology speaks to Behnam about data, greenwashing, and gaining support in Washington.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The company is rolling out two new APIs centered on oil as part of a broader push to bring commodities trading on par with cutting-edge equities markets.
The investment manager has developed frameworks to better understand how ESG issues impact individual company performance and sectors.
The competition watchdog extends its initial investigation after Ion failed to comply with a call for info.
Following initiatives with S&P Global Market Intelligence, Kensho Technologies is tackling new projects for sibling department S&P Global Platts.
Regulators around the world collect massive amounts of data, but Jo wonders if there’s any point to these efforts if they can’t use it?
A look at some of the key 'people moves' from last week, including Arne Staal's move to LSEG and BNY Mellon's new global FX COO, Paresh Shah.
After setting up a dedicated market data function last year, the broker plans to enlist more vendors to increase distribution of its data,
A look at some the key "people moves" from last week, including Mike Hill (pictured), who joins Compliance.ai.
The offering, which took more than a year to build, combines deep, transfer and human-in-the-loop loop learning to find patterns.
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
Smart contract developers should not be responsible for violations of regulation perpetrated on the blockchain, says Katten special counsel.
Many in financial services are trialing artificial intelligence (AI) applications, with projects increasingly sophisticated in methodology and ambition. WatersTechnology, in partnership with SmartStream, recently convened a Chatham House-style discussion…
Tradewind is also considering covering assets other than precious metals.
Technology provider's effort to track the lifecycle of a digital asset moves beyond the proof-of-concept phase.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from the week of Sept. 9 to Sept. 13.
The EDM company is adding over 300 new vendors to its tool for clients looking to make sense of the alternative data landscape.
The CFTC's new chair could reopen the controversial algo-trading rules—if he gets time.
While the initial go-live date of SFTR is set for early 2020, data availability and legacy processes remain the leading roadblocks.
As nations and markets become increasingly interconnected, geopolitical risk has become top of mind for portfolio managers.
Acquisition gives Ion a near monopoly in energy trading and risk software
Push Technology's Diffusion software will deliver faster and enhanced trade idea and analysis solutions to Signal Centre's client base.
The crypto markets need a body that fulfils the role of depositories adequately, say settlement specialists