The asset manager's quant research arm, QED, has published a framework for valuing companies in industries like cement or steel that transition to more sustainable tech.
The data vendor’s product is its first that aims to sort what it believes to be truly innovative companies from the pack.
The asset manager has adopted materiality tools, industry handbooks, and NLP techniques to help navigate ESG data limitations.
The EU authority is buying three datasets from the vendor, which it will use to track supply chain risk in the single market.
The investment manager has developed frameworks to better understand how ESG issues impact individual company performance and sectors.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The firm is developing themed asset categories for investors by finding new correlations in alternative datasets.
UK regulators have proposed new laws to clamp down on operational resilience and third-party risk, pushing fintechs to put some skin in the game.
As more sanctions are issued, and become more complicated, firms find greater need for a monitoring service.
Michael Bodson predicts technology will fundamentally change how the markets work.
UBS Asset Management’s data chief sets out his recommendations for using alternative data in the investment process.
An analysis of some of the major initiatives to improve corporate reporting of environmental, social and governance factors to help investors better price-in risks and opportunities and make meaningful comparisons of company performance.
WatersTechnology recaps some of year’s top EU stories.
Nearly one year on from the fundamental changes to Europe’s trading rulebook brought about by Mifid II, its overall impact is still unclear. Although experts talk of greater transparency in the markets, it’s had its share of issues, some of which are…
UK regulator warns of firms' inability to manage system failures and cyber attacks as reports in incidents are on the rise.
Citi regulatory and market strategist attests that fintech and bank collaboration is essential for better data management.
Deutsche Börse and the Green Finance Cluster Frankfurt merge to focus on ESG data and two other sustainable finance initiatives.
The UK's fintech industry receives a major boost as it forms alliance with Australia and launches a new crypto asset task force.
Temenos looks set to snap up the London-based vendor with a billion-pound deal as 2018 becomes white-hot for mergers and acquisitions.
Without adequate standards in place that are globally coordinated, the rampant growth of fintech may introduce more problems than it solves.
The fintech "revolution" of the past few years is looking less like it will displace traditional finance, and more like it will join it.
Fundamental change is coming to how research is paid for under new European rules, and the impact cannot be underestimated.
FTSE Russell, index provider, to roll out series of updates to ICB standard for end of 2018.
SIX Financial Information updates global data service to help financial institutions address new U.S. sanctions against Venezuela.