The immense growth of online data is driving an increasing number of asset managers to deploy web-scraping tools to find unique investment insights.
The call of artificial intelligence and machine learning is alluring. However, Wei-Shen says they can be tough to deal with, especially when shooting at invisible targets.
Investment firms are turning to pictures from the sky to understand environmental impacts for alpha generation.
The Japanese bank has already automated handwritten form processing and is experimenting with AI to make use of its unstructured data.
As cloud computing becomes an ever more critical component of any modern financial technology infrastructure, cloud deals are coming under increased regulatory scrutiny.
Waters Europe: The firm has developed a recent front-office application in its DevOps cloud, but mustering the courage to invest in new tech and development processes is a consistent internal battle, says CIO.
Anthony Malakian spent several weeks with RBC Capital Markets and OpenFin to see how desktop app interoperability works in motion.
At Risk Live, executives from Goldman Sachs AM, Societe Generale and Morgan Stanley talked about the benefits and concerns for using alt data.
The Seychelles-based exchange finalizes IT and regulatory approvals ahead of launching the first listed security recorded in distributed ledger.
After putting new management in place for its data unit over the past year, the broker is targeting further growth from data sales.
LSEG is seeing interest from the crypto market for help with technology and connectivity.
The initiative is part of JP Morgan’s plan to harmonize its internal systems.
The vendor is partnering with Sydney-based RoZetta, which has extensive experience in handling tick data in the cloud.
Combined offering from Crux and Google Cloud can slash data onboarding times, says vendor
The threat of high-frequency traders have forced banks to spend big on tech.
Caspian's Chris Jenkins says the crypto space is still struggling to attract institutional clients, who want greater regulatory guidance.
The bank is also looking at using AI for intelligent IOI suggestions based on clients’ trading profiles.
The first rollout of the offering is geared toward smaller and new brokers looking to outsource their back-office tech.
Investment bank is anonymizing data to meet cross-border data protection and cybersecurity regulations.
Marc Mercuri of Microsoft explains where the tech giant sees room for blockchain solutions in the future.
These new models sidestep Black-Scholes and could slash hedging costs for some derivatives by up to 80%.
The company is leveraging AI to make investment suggestions and dig out sentiment from spoken announcements.
The firm is developing machine learning models internally to optimize the reconciliation process and detect price anomalies.
The insurer is partnering with AIM Software to move data operations to the cloud.