A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Data from non-profits can be combined with ESG ratings for more bespoke investment insight, investment professionals say.
Nasdaq's counsel argued that the regulator does not have the power to give more votes to non-exchange organizations in the Sips' operating committees.
This webinar investigates the challenges facing market participants in sourcing, managing and integrating ESG data into investment workflows. The panellists discuss the various opportunities opened up to capital markets firms on the back of cloud-based,…
US competing consolidators grapple with pricing uncertainty as SEC, exchanges battle over new Sip regime
Vendors who want to provide consolidated market data under the SEC’s new system can’t make plans until they know how they are going to be charged for market data. But the fee schedules are mired in legal action and confusion.
Market participants say the price hikes reflect the struggle among regulatory reporting service providers to run sustainable and profitable businesses.
Mary-Catherine Lader says that the asset manager is building out new modeling tools to help users better understand how the decisions a company makes today can affect their performance in the future.
State Street’s Chris Berry explains how the asset servicer winnowed 60 ESG data providers down to six, and why this strategy has proved to be effective.
The system monitors annual reports for issuer compliance with listing rules, speeding up a formerly manual job.
The exchange's ESG Footprint converts ESG data into everyday metrics to show investors the impact of their portfolios.
Investment firms need data to meet upcoming regulatory requirements. But corporates aren't making this data available in high enough quantity or quality.
The software company aims to help banks' and financial institutions achieve higher ESG ratings.
ESG risks will become part of investment and risk management processes across all funds at the firm.
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.
Ratings toolkit includes features to help investment teams grade securities and funds to meet sustainability mandates.
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
The two banks outline their ambitious data governance programs, which make business professionals culpable for their organization's data decisions.
As CFTC commissioner Rostin Behnam’s report on climate risk to the financial system is published, WatersTechnology speaks to Behnam about data, greenwashing, and gaining support in Washington.
PanAgora and Manulife have incorporated alternative datasets and internal industry handbooks, respectively, into their ESG strategies.
Waters Wrap: How Cloud, APIs, and Open Source Are Changing the World of Fintech (And Blockchain's ZTA Play)
Anthony looks at how the lines that have traditionally defined the world of "fintech" are blurring. Also, can blockchain help with ZTA's advancement?
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Derek White (pictured), who has been appointed vice president of global financial services at Google.
The Derivatives Service Bureau is looking for new members on its technical advisory committee, after its designation as the UPI service provider.
The research provider will release a dashboard that decouples and drills down into the E, S, and G factors of ESG.