As the startup expands the number of retailers it tracks and adds geolocation data to its offering, it will eventually deploy a PaaS model for do-it-yourself geospatial analytics.
Thomas Jardine's new role at Trade Informatics is managing director and head of data analytics.
Clients of Eagle Investment Systems now have access to the S-Ray sustainability analysis tool.
Waters examines some of the most important events in financial technology of the past 25 years.
Caitong Securities opts for Horizon’s platform to trade ETF options on the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
How much time do data scientists, analysts and quants spend doing the jobs they're employed to do? In the vast majority of cases, not enough
While ESG data is gaining prominence, institutional investors are increasingly looking to incorporate climate change information into the portfolio construction process.
The investment will be used to accelerate growth and bolster the firm's global presence.
IMD/IRD Awards 2018
The relatively nascent alternative data industry is creating challenges for asset managers, specifically when it comes to a lack of historical data and a lack of talent that can interrogate the data.
Lack of skills for evaluating alternative datasets remains an industry problem, with firms looking to hire data scientists and technologists to make use of the new data.
The bank is creating a new group tasked with finding data within its securities division that could be sold to clients.
Armanta will be deployed within IBM’s Watson Financial Services’ financial risk unit, which grew out of the tech giant’s acquisition of Algorithmics.
The first tool from Deutsche Bank’s Data Innovation Group analyzes companies’ values based on ESG and other factors, and public perception of a company’s ESG efforts.
Brokers are concerned that reports on best execution, due in just a few days, may be too onerous to produce in full.
Neudata secures funding and will continue alternative data vetting for data platforms.
Chicago-based firm adds Value at Risk to its latest risk management offerings.
The use of natural language generation to summarize research data increases engagement, according to speakers at this year's North American Innovation Summit, although true insights are still hard to glean.
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…
UK regulator provides effective "how-to" guide for compliance.
Antenna will shorten the time needed to evaluate new datasets, and allow BAM to begin using the data faster than its rivals.
The company renamed itself Thesys Group and will focus on growing Thesys Technologies.
Seth Thomson, CIO of DRW, talks to Waters about his career, innovation and how the firm has expanded into new asset classes, including cryptocurrencies.
From cryptocurrencies to alternative data to machine learning, this past year saw major changes for the buy side.