Officials say FISD's standards efforts will encourage and support broader adoption of alternative data among firms that have previously not had the resources to take advantage of new alt datasets.
ESG risks will become part of investment and risk management processes across all funds at the firm.
The bank is developing its data analytics platform, Hunter, to better identify financial crime.
What do Liquidnet and Trading Technologies (and others) have in common? Anthony explains. He also discusses advancement—and disillusionment—in the quantum space.
A look at some of the past week’s financial technology news.
After two cloud-native product successes, the vendor plans to migrate all its software to cloud native to optimize the benefits of running in the cloud for clients.
A recent EU-backed report has presented what might be the most viable governance model yet for the controversial project.
Advancements in modeling and the rise of alt data have made the process of prepping for the US presidential election more complex, but hopefully more accurate.
R3's Ivar Wiersma explains how the banking industry is moving toward a self-sovereign identity model.
The bank will look to enhance existing capabilities and potentially introduce new solutions with Google’s help.
Ratings toolkit includes features to help investment teams grade securities and funds to meet sustainability mandates.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Vijay Mayadas (pictured) who has been appointed president of capital markets at Broadridge.
The industry and researchers are challenging the touting of privacy-enhancing technologies as a cure-all for KYC/AML failures, and advocating systemic reform.
Use cases for quantum computing are piling up—from CVA to VAR. But so are the obstacles
The first iterations of the new Optimize platform will be available early next year.
The TIAA company has developed its own metrics and partnered with provider Zaloni for a comprehensive approach to sustainable investing.
The Investors Exchange is now looking to propose a second new order type for NBBO non-mid liquidity.
Just as there’s always money to be made from doing dirty jobs, there are opportunities around dirty data—especially in industries that are only now beginning to appreciate the value of being data-driven.
Anthony explores some of the questions raised by Refinitiv's plan to move away from Eikon and Thomson One. He also looks at data governance trends, and asks why the FIGI is having such a tough time gaining acceptance.
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
This year's inductee to the Inside Market Data Hall of Fame is Mike Meriton, co-founder and COO of the EDM Council.
The new platform is first being targeted at advisors and wealth managers, and will eventually be available for traders, analysts, portfolio managers, quants, and developers.
Anthony looks at an interesting project using causal inference by IBM and Refinitiv, and what this latest evolution of machine learning could mean for innovation in the capital markets in the future.
In the era of big data, standards take too long to adopt, say industry participants.