Commonalities between the two firms' commodities pricing units bring them under regulatory scrutiny as they move closer to an acquisition deal. At the same time, it appears that IHS will lean into the regulatory reporting space.
This year, natural language processing came to the fore in capital markets, helping firms of all kinds parse huge, unstructured datasets.
The firm is working with different machine-learning methods for portfolio construction, and expects its AI system to go live early next year.
The finalized equities market infrastructure reforms will make a difference, but some market participants are calling for additional clarity.
In this profile of the Intercontinental Exchange, Lynn Martin explains how the company’s ICE Data Services unit is creating a unified offering with fixed income data at its core, after a series of acquisitions that began with its purchase of IDC in 2015.
The deal reflects the broader trend of market participants pursuing scale to create true front-to-back trading and data environments, which may signal a trading platform acquisition in the future—though the IHS Markit acquisition may face regulatory…
The QED team within the asset manager is aligning its focus next year to deliver a holistic AI platform to its investment professionals—including a recommendation engine.
Already well established as an alpha-enhancing input to equities trading, sentiment data is now being applied to other asset classes, starting with foreign exchange.
In 2016, Anthony wrote that the blockchain revolution was overhyped—unsurprisingly, his opinions have not changed. He also delves into the Ion-Broadway deal, and looks at new consulting/advisory firms that have recently come to market.
As Europe prepares for a new batch of outsourcing rules, some firms are looking for answers on how to test exit strategies and mitigate concentration risk.
The bank’s recent moves signal what could become a managed services offering, as Goldman further embraces cloud, open source, and APIs.
Once the bot is in production, the D10X team will start scaling it beyond the oil trading team to other trading desks.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Martin Sreba (pictured), who has been appointed global head of strategic accounts at Genesis.
In minutes, JEFQuants compiles information from multiple sources into a unique data package based on traders' queries.
Market participants say they want a high-quality, centralized source of market data for EU equities. But who and what is it actually for?
ESG risks will become part of investment and risk management processes across all funds at the firm.
Use cases for quantum computing are piling up—from CVA to VAR. But so are the obstacles
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Lisa Hershey (pictured) who has been appointed managing director and chief compliance officer at the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC).
The new functionality will help to give context to market manipulation alerts.
The asset manager is teaming with a vendor on the project, which will first be used for equities trading before moving to corporate bonds.
Users of the hub are already using ICE Chat, as the exchange looks to automate the negotiation process for custom baskets.
The vendor is streamlining its platform for reporting to the consolidated audit trail.
Anthony looks at what's become of NEX since the CME acquisition, as well as discussions over odd lot reform and S&P's Kensho implementation.