Systems supplied by FIS struggled to handle a massive spike in March trading volumes, according to multiple sources.
Despite the coronavirus, the exchange is on track with plans to offer near 24-hour derivatives trading, new interest rate contracts, and increased transparency into ESG risks.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Regulators around the world collect massive amounts of data, but Jo wonders if there’s any point to these efforts if they can’t use it?
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Fe Zamora who joins Ultumus to run their new US office.
Concurnas founder says his language will help traders work more easily with concurrent computing and offer a Python-like syntax with Java-scale performance.
As a result of UMR, the vendor forecasts the buy side will attempt to minimize its risk, and will pay big if it doesn't.
A look at some of the key People Moves from this week.
The machine learning model predicts client demand with high accuracy, giving traders an edge in pricing.
This is the first investment Illuminate has made in a company offering DLT-based tech.
Catch up on some of the past week's financial technology news.
The US exchange is again planning to offer crypto derivatives, while after previous attempts to gain regulatory approval to list crypto ETFs were thwarted.
The trade association is looking to offer its Common Domain Model to rulemakers.
WatersTechnology looks at 16 projects in the capital markets that involve machine learning to show where the industry is heading.
The Malta-headquartered digital asset exchange has upgraded its trading architecture, with an eye on futures and options trading features.
To get a good deal in fast-moving FX markets, buy-side firms need to know the time. Some of them don’t.
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…
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
Anna task force explores how Isins can be extended to digital assets such as tokenized securities and cryptocurrencies
The vendor is live with FX NDFs on the new cloud-based platform, but credit has been pushed to 2020 earliest.
Post-trade company looks to stay ahead of DLT curve with plans to act as CCP for firms trading on permission-based blockchains.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the past week, including Howard Surloff (pictured, right), who joins Blockchain.
Also, a look at new hires for IHS Markit, UBS, TickSmith, BitGo and Amber Group.