The bank is rounding out the second year in its three-year plan, which includes more than 100 new data roles.
The investment bank’s deputy chief digital officer says machines cannot predict markets, as the bank consolidates trading operations and builds an AI trading platform for fixed income and FX.
Catch up on some of the past week's financial technology news.
WatersTechnology looks at 16 projects in the capital markets that involve machine learning to show where the industry is heading.
Cybersecurity insurance is getting more expensive as insurance underwriters grapple with a lack of data on this ever-evolving coverage area.
The bank is looking to automation in the middle and back offices as it seeks to exploit emerging technologies.
Sibos 2019 was a significant event for SmartStream Technologies, marking the official launch of SmartStream Air, the firm’s cloud-native, AI-enabled reconciliations platform that is set to shake up the reconciliations industry. Victor Anderson caught up…
Many in financial services are trialing artificial intelligence (AI) applications, with projects increasingly sophisticated in methodology and ambition. WatersTechnology, in partnership with SmartStream, recently convened a Chatham House-style discussion…
The bank has a number of projects using emerging technologies, one of which optimizes the process of detecting price anomalies.
The administrator is looking at how artificial intelligence can be used to extract online sentiment and create customized alternative data services to attract clients.
The quant firm’s Seth Weingram lays out his principles for the effective use of machine learning.
The company is leveraging AI to make investment suggestions and dig out sentiment from spoken announcements.
Alternative data holds great promise as a leading indicator of alpha. But in response to firms struggling with the data science aspects of integrating the data, various industry participants are pursuing new initiatives to make it more accessible,…
While tech advancements are being made, buy-side firms still rely on humans to make sense of alt data.
Buy-siders have limited their usage of deep learning techniques due to haziness over their inner workings.
Bayesian analysis can replace random forest with a single, powerful tree, writes UBS’s Giuseppe Nuti.
Humans, and not robots, will still be required for the foreseeable future, say trading vets.
WatersTechnology speaks with data specialists from all parts of the capital markets in an in-depth examination of deep learning's impact in finance.
Spotfire X is a business intelligence analytics tool that allows users to view historical and low-latency data after any condition, in a single interactive environment.
The AI-driven intelligence hub will deliver real-time insights to enhance its risk management.
As IT systems are buckling under the pressure of modern day trading volumes and regulatory requirements, some firms are turning to AI to predict and minimize outages.
IMD/IRD Awards 2018
IMD/IRD Awards 2018
The San Francisco-based company will use the investment to expand its language coverage and its AI-driven predictive analytics.