As global banks seek to promote trade finance as an investable asset class to the buy side, the sector’s lack of technology and data infrastructure have come to light.
Bayesian analysis can replace random forest with a single, powerful tree, writes UBS’s Giuseppe Nuti.
IIROC has used Nasdaq Smarts for market surveillance since 2010, but is consolidating equities and debt market surveillance for the first time.
An on-the-ground look at China's growing bond market and the challenges that remain for foreign investors.
The service will allow investors to perform deeper analytics on data from Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
This year's SST Awards were held on the afternoon of April 12 in London. Here are this year's 31 category winners.
The event specification module will allow for a common DAML library that references machine-executable trade lifecycle events.
DTCC can now focus on expanding coverage of the MTU with the addition of leading dealers.
UBS Asset Management’s data chief sets out his recommendations for using alternative data in the investment process.
The credit derivatives processing facility will go live on the distributed ledger platform by the end of the year.
The ESG space is growing rapidly and gaining more attention, but one area that has been largely ignored by data providers is that of ESG information specific to fixed-income investors.
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.
UK and EU regulators agree to share data post-Brexit, but trading firms say this doesn’t go far enough.
From the data battle between the SGX and India to the ASX green-lighting its clearing blockchain project, Wei-Shen Wong looks back on topics that made headlines this past year.
The testing will include 15 global banks and is aimed to end by the first quarter of 2019.
The bank is aiming to diversify and grow its credit trading technology team by 15 percent.
As the startup expands the number of retailers it tracks and adds geolocation data to its offering, it will eventually deploy a PaaS model for do-it-yourself geospatial analytics.
The information provider will now keep MarkitSERV, despite putting it up for sale earlier this year.
The Trade Information Warehouse overhaul, which had been slated for late 2018, is now scheduled for February 2019.
The vendor plans to collect and create consensus rating datasets from other types of companies besides banks.
Joint venture offers institutional investors the benefits of a high-speed centralized trading platform for cryptocurrency futures contracts.
New module provides researched legal entity data for AnaCredit counterparty data compliance.
The utility's new capabilities support reporting for five major OTC derivatives asset classes under MAS reporting requirements.