With the fund industry growing at exponential rates, Morningstar turned to disruptive technologies to keep pace and ensure it could deliver sufficient coverage without compromising the processes used by its human analysts. Max Bowie chronicles the five…
YCharts is the latest vendor to wade into provision of cryptocurrency data, noting the challenges of cryptocurrencies' lack of fundamental data.
FundBlast will provide a standardized, real-time means of communication that aims to mitigate risk, streamline operations and slash email notification volumes.
Trying to figure out how to keep an organization moving forward, while looking forward, is one of the hardest challenges in fintech today.
A preview of next week's conference agenda for Buy-Side Technology's flagship event.
The two firms are building a prototype blockchain solution for the Swedish funds market.
Many US mutual funds are expected to rely on vendor tools to comply with the SEC’s rule that they establish a formal liquidity risk management program that includes classifying the liquidity of their investments. These tools have the potential to improve…
Canadian exchange operator details latest updates regarding new clearing and settlement platform, progress of new mutual fund platform.
ICE Data Services' reference data, taxonomies and evaluated prices will be key to fund firms correctly filing N-Port forms under next year's regulation.
Network provider successfully completed the first phase of a distributed ledger proof-of-concept test.
The new global fund dataset expands an existing deal for Morningstar's US funds content.
Eaton Vance is the first to launch an exchange-traded managed fund, with Precidian (and others) looking to release similar offerings.
Invesco Canada, TMX Group and potentially even Fundserv are building products that blend ETFs and active mutual funds.
TSX NAVex platform for mutual fund processes built on TMX Group foundations to introduce operations and cost efficiencies.
Yesterday, Recognos unveiled improvements to its Reference Data Center utility offering, using, in part, machine learning and natural-language processing techniques.
The New York-based firm uses machine learning, natural language processing and semantic technologies to provide context around unstructured reference data.
TSX NAVex platform to facilitate purchases and redemptions of mutual funds leveraging existing TMX equities infrastructure.
Furelid previously spent 15 years as a hedge fund analyst and asset manager.
The service will cater to the local Swedish market and is aimed at retail and institutional users
The RDC builds upon Recognos’ behind-the-scenes involvement in the mutual fund profile service of the DTCC
In a long-anticipated move, Credit Suisse was the latest investment bank to announce major cutbacks this week. Tim ponders whether certain fund management giants — especially running mutual funds — should be thinking the same way.
Repository contains documentation of entire universe of US mutual funds
Brings three decades of data management experience to semantic data analysis vendor.
From smart beta to liquid alternatives, Tim Bourgaize Murray explores the benefits of early adoption of new investment strategies and the need to think creatively about the technology required to get there.