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.
Anthony explores changing concept of a trading platform, and what that might mean for the future of tech development.
What do Liquidnet and Trading Technologies (and others) have in common? Anthony explains. He also discusses advancement—and disillusionment—in the quantum space.
The UK asset manager is using Owlin's media analytics platform to identify negative news sentiment linked to credit risk.
As exchanges partner with cloud providers to move more functions to the cloud, Anthony wonders if these partnerships could become competitive in the future.
The open-source nonprofit is looking to leverage its capital markets membership to expand its footprint.
The trading tech giant has five days to address issues, or face a months-long investigation.
Exchange partnership will deliver benefits of scale but rationalizing trading infrastructure will take time, say observers
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The pairing presents an opportunity for alt data vendors to garner more exposure.
The exchange group has made a strategic double buy hoping to boost capacity in solving portfolio and balance sheet risk for clients.
While progress was made in the desktop application interoperability space in the last year, Anthony Malakian says 2020 is likely to see some major developments that will help to push this movement forward.
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
Confluence has a big job ahead integrating StatPro’s various analytics tools.
The deal will help Moody's expand its pension-fund footprint in the UK, and for RiskFirst to expand in the US.
The software provider has acquired Object+ and plans to grow more through acquisition in 2019.
Acquisition gives Ion a near monopoly in energy trading and risk software
While the large-scale exchange mergers of yesteryear may be over for now, regional bourses are still finding themselves in the M&A crosshairs. Yet for those operators that pick up smaller rivals, technology and data integration often prove to be trickier…
One of the largest financial institutions in Mexico is digitizing core risk and compliance functions to consolidate operations, reduce reconciliation costs and future-proof its IT infrastructure.
The consolidation of the OMS market was one of the biggest stories this year as deals were made right after the other.
The acquisition will combine the resources that each has assembled separately, and allow them to reach new audiences for their alternative datasets.
The joint venture is expected to be a tie up between the asset manager and the wealth-management business.