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 industry and researchers are challenging the touting of privacy-enhancing technologies as a cure-all for KYC/AML failures, and advocating systemic reform.
The new offering, which will launch 'in the coming months', will impose stricter screenings on the ESG investible universe.
The TIAA company has developed its own metrics and partnered with provider Zaloni for a comprehensive approach to sustainable investing.
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
Keen to trim the resources they expend on interpreting licenses, investment firms are exploring how they can turn data agreements into machine-readable code. Doing so is fraught with challenges.
The modules, which use machine learning to derive predictive insights, are scheduled to go live in Q1 2021.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Jo wonders if the EC's approach to regulating AI could adapt existing liability laws—with implications for individuals.
The vendor provides ratings of research analysts, bloggers, and other stock tipsters.
The unit is combining foot-traffic data and proprietary datasets derived from hospitals to develop a better understanding of outbreaks and predict a timeline for recovery.
Senior technologists from UBS, Deutsche Bank, Nomura, SocGen and others discuss where their tech spend is being directed.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Antoine Burke (pictured), who has joined SS&C as sales executive for Asia Pacific.
Wei-Shen and Tony talk about alt datasets relating to the pandemic.
Investment firms and vendors are searching for signals in healthcare and pharmaceutical data in a bid to get a leg up on a Covid-19 vaccine.
The combined entity is pushing toward becoming a fully cloud-native, cloud-enabled platform.
A specialist team at UBS Asset Management is using a mix of proprietary ratings, external data, and in-house analysis to make ESG an integral part of its investment process.
The data giant is looking to seize on growing ESG demand in the APAC region.
With the support of new majority owner Peninsular Capital, NovaSparks plans initiatives to expand the use cases for its FPGA market data technologies into the trading and risk sectors.
The bank's securities services division will provide a PDF report to buy-side clients with ratings and emissions data, showing the performance of large holdings over time.
After launching last year with the intent to service telecommunications companies, the alt data provider is looking to carve out a niche in finance.