The alternative data sector is still relatively nascent, and as such buy-side firms have struggled with how best to incorporate these non-traditional sources of information. While sources say that there will be continued M&A in the market, how those…
Anthony looks at some recent developments in the low-code and no-code spaces, and tries to better understand what’s hype and what’s reality.
Wei-Shen and Tony explore the idea of big tech companies disrupting the traditional Wall Street vendors.
If the prototype is put into production, delivery of corporate actions data for dividends could be reduced from up to 24 hours to 15 to 30 minutes.
Anthony believes these advancements will provide the opening for Big Tech firms to created outsized influence that will change financial technology forever.
More than 1,000 segregated accounts for uncleared margin may still need to be opened post-deadline.
PanAgora has developed a two-stage process that aims to weed out the greenwashers.
Initiatives that provide greater access to international markets, like the Stock Connect and Bond Connect programs, will drive change at Chinese asset managers struggling with legacy trading technologies.
The decision to shutter the service is another blow to the industry and the business case of reg reporting under SFTR.
Machine learning could help with loan decisions—but only if banks can explain how it works. And that’s not easy.
The Chicago-based futures trading platform recently rolled out a new OMS offering, while other projects, like its Echo Chamber market data platform, have been put on pause until a sale goes through.
RMS providers Sentieo and MackeyRMS feel the pressure to become quasi-data and analytics providers in their quest to cover the gamut of the buy-side research analyst workflow.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Michelle Neal (pictured), who has joined enterprise software vendor LedgerEdge as CEO of US operations.
The watchdog will set out a new stance on ML-based capital models at a time of conflicting guidance from other supervisors.
Anthony examines a proposed protocol in Europe that would help keep liquidity flowing if there’s a major exchange outage. He also discusses innovation in the realm of ESG, and Esma’s new data analytics platform.
There's rapid digital transformation underway in the industry and regulators must get with the game plan while not over-regulating the use of AI.
The consultancy will provide on-demand tooling for analyzing data collected from Data Reporting Service Providers.
Anthony first looks at the alternative data industry and connects to QAnon, before explaining why there needs to be more hard numbers in the world of blockchain.
After seven years and half a billion dollars in funding, Symphony has made strides but arguably has not delivered the “big win” of living up to its early hype as a Bloomberg-killer. Max asks how long its investors will continue to back the venture,…
Data gaps and potential biases must be accounted for in approaches to tackling money laundering.
Anthony takes a look at some major CEO changes from the last year, and what those moves might mean for clients of those vendors.
Replication could allow financial firms to use—and monetize—data that was previously off-limits
Intelligent robots can value complex derivatives in minutes rather than hours