Seth Thomson, CIO of DRW, talks to Waters about his career, innovation and how the firm has expanded into new asset classes, including cryptocurrencies.
From cryptocurrencies to alternative data to machine learning, this past year saw major changes for the buy side.
The exchange group becomes third major operator to develop derivatives based on bitcoin.
The expanded pricing service adds implied volatilities for new locations, as well as historical volatility and other datasets.
Besides satellite, Internet of Things, and social media, firms are looking for commodities and ESG datasets.
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Browne will leverage his 16 years of experience serving the commodities markets with data to expand AgriCharts' presence.
The integration will allow Platts subscribers to view the vendor's data in Updata's Analytics workstation.
Stella Farrington reports on how a hold-up in data from ESMA is causing havoc for commodity firms that need to perform tests to determine whether they fall under the scope of MiFID II.
Max says firms can find opportunities in the data challenges presented by regulation.
The Polish Power Exchange has upgraded its trading platform with new risk management and trading capabilities.
Commodity Tracker uses optical character recognition and machine learning to digitize and normalize documents.
The acquisition will enable Drillinginfo to incorporate third-party content and GlobalView's MarketView platform.
Integrating Riskpulse's weather mapping will allow Money.Net customers to predict the impact of weather and natural events on financial markets.
Initiative aims to modernize precious metals market
Officials say the new content and tools respond to market demand for more transparency, intelligence and execution capabilities.
The app collects crowd-sourced crop data directly from farmers, aggregates it for traders, then provides actionable market insight back to farmers.
DTN is seeking to expand its equities coverage beyond just US active traders to those in other markets.
The indexes will allow market participants in Brazil to price OTC commodity derivatives contracts against S&P benchmark prices.
The acquisition, which is expected to close before the end of September, will accelerate the development of S&P Global Platts' commodities analysis offering.
The data provider is teaming up with OptionsCity Software to deliver the new functionality.
The new London-based oil options broking desk will generate a range of trade and quote data for over-the-counter oil options.