A look at some of the key "people moves" this week, including Stephan Flagel (pictured), who joins Qontigo.
The company, a merger of Axioma, Stoxx and Dax, will offer factor indices and ESG-based index creation.
FactSet's deployment on top of OpenFin and vote of confidence in the FDC3 standards paves the way for next evolution of desktop interoperability.
MayStreet has taken over the role of market data provider to the SEC's Midas data consolidationand market analysis platform.
With security, privacy, risk, and control in mind, the duo have teamed up to provide an all-encompassing public cloud utility for the financial sector.
The new pricing service incorporates additional inputs and uses artificial intelligence to predict price movements.
The company also tapped an independent party to conduct speed tests on its platform.
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…
The digital assistant is built on Symphony’s open-source technology and integrates with existing trader-dealer workflows.
Under the agreement, Finnova will populate portals aimed at the corporate, wealth management, and retail customers of its Swiss bank clients with data and analytics from FactSet.
Confluence has a big job ahead integrating StatPro’s various analytics tools.
For £161.1 million, Confluence has purchased StatPro. Both companies stand to gain more global clients, and users can expect new products meant to alleviate pain points felt by the buy side.
As more financial institutions are starting to expand their usage of AI, they are turning to the cloud to help scale up. However, there are things to consider before doing so. Wei-Shen Wong examines.
Smart contract developers should not be responsible for violations of regulation perpetrated on the blockchain, says Katten special counsel.
Max Bowie digs deep into how firms are making sure they classify data consumers correctly to avoid paying unnecessary fees.
Anna task force explores how Isins can be extended to digital assets such as tokenized securities and cryptocurrencies
Financial firms are pushing for a distributed market infrastructure model through efforts like Isda's Common Domain Model and distributed ledger technology.
The tech giant tested the technique on tasks involving machine learning at a large bank, with positive results.
The increasing importance of data is introducing new roles to the financial sector. Wei-Shen looks to the future.
The regulatory reporting utility product for fund managers is targeted to go live by mid-2020.
The vendor will also expand its proxy pricing into the maturing fixed income markets outside of core regional financial centers.