Retooling repo: How Broadridge, Bloomberg, Tradeweb, and JP Morgan are modernizing repurchase agreements
From brokers to trading platform providers, players in the repo market are focused on initiatives around reducing settlement fails, increasing automation, and streamlining operations.
Project Octopus becomes Octaura, killing BofA’s Instinct platform and Citi Velocity trading protocol
Backed by the banks in the Project Octopus consortium, the new, independent company will launch this year with a focus on new trading protocols and integrated data analytics. At the same time, Bank of America will sunset its single-dealer loan trading…
A summary of the latest financial technology news.
The business unit of the new equities data plan could revolutionize pricing and accessibility in the public feeds of NMS data, say hopefuls to the role, but litigation and lack of clarity obscure the path forward.
The solutions are designed to allow firms to query data and build models more effectively without breaching global privacy rules.
The EU authority is buying three datasets from the vendor, which it will use to track supply chain risk in the single market.
Users are also able to onboard customers and interact with them on WhatsApp through the secure messaging platform.
The regulatory business is developing enhanced analytics to improve reporting accuracy and identify signs of market manipulation.
Data licensing agreements remain a source of contention for the industry, as suppliers look to differentiate offerings via disruptive pricing structures.
As increased regulatory reporting obligations add to the pressure financial institutions are under to manage intraday liquidity, centralizing siloed legacy systems into a single automated solution can offer an enterprise-wide, real-time view of liquidity…
Sibos 2019 was a significant event for SmartStream Technologies, marking the official launch of SmartStream Air, the firm’s cloud-native, AI-enabled reconciliations platform that is set to shake up the reconciliations industry. Victor Anderson caught up…
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…
The CDO highlights the importance of implementing a strong governance framework that's consistent across the organization.
Inside Market Data & Inside Reference Data Awards 2019 Winners' Circle
Banks are trying to split responsibility for their operating environments with the major cloud providers. Regulators are having none of it.
Robotics’ promise to revolutionize operations by automating tasks and accelerating processes is hitting implementation roadblocks.
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.
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.
Paul Bari’s career has taken him across oceans and continents, but his true north has always been a fascination with mathematics. Now, he’s tackling not only the future of one of Northern Europe’s largest banks, but its employees, too
UK and EU regulators agree to share data post-Brexit, but trading firms say this doesn’t go far enough.
Isda joins forces with AcadiaSoft as the industry prepares for the final phases of the initial margin deadlines.
The technology layer is designed to profile FlexTrade's network infrastructure to detect and analyze performance issues.