Buy-siders have limited their usage of deep learning techniques due to haziness over their inner workings.
As nations and markets become increasingly interconnected, geopolitical risk has become top of mind for portfolio managers.
State Street is teaming up with Harvard professor George Serafeim to create solutions that help institutional investors find ESG materiality.
UBS Asset Management’s data chief sets out his recommendations for using alternative data in the investment process.
Development of machine learning and natural-language processing is now turning to languages other than English to keep a better eye on traders and the market. But how easy is it to teach a machine a new tongue?
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Banks are looking to cash in on the alternative data boom, but an in-depth investigation of the alternative data market shows that they may be in for an uphill battle to claim territory.
The interoperability platform will enable clients to have access to real-time data sharing and improve workflow collaboration.
Waters examines some of the most important events in financial technology of the past 25 years.
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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.
Technology can’t solve all of the market’s problems. But sometimes events can conspire to make it seem like it can. James warns on the propensity among technologists to believe in false prophets.
The vendors are monitoring additional sources of news and social media specific to cryptocurrencies.
The model, widely used in gambling, could have applications for customized options and other exotic financial products.
IPC will provide audio streams to GreenKey and convert it to useable data.
The offering aims to help users quantify risk based on the latest news.
The new service will deliver more accurate predictive risk models without any changes on the part of clients, officials say.
The behavioral analysis vendor has released a series of 43 “indexes” designed to provide sentiment scores for specific aspects of cryptocurrencies that investors can use to pick potential investments in the growing digital currency markets. Max Bowie…
Investment selections will still be overseen by human managers before trades are executed.
The new dataset provides signals based on sentiment analysis of statements made during corporate earnings announcements.
The survey highlights pricing and reference data, valuations, risk and regulation-related spend as having the strongest sentiment for growth in spend.
Officials say the Vector app can deliver predictive indicators of stock price movements based on more relevant real-time inputs than historical data.
After launching the MediaStats platform last year, State Street is looking to expand its coverage beyond US equities, to measure the impact of media activity on stock prices of companies listed on European and Asian markets. Joanne Faulkner reports on…