The fintech "revolution" of the past few years is looking less like it will displace traditional finance, and more like it will join it.
Waters runs through the key facts you need to know about Mifid II, GDPR, BMR and Brexit.
IHS Markit, in conjunction with CLS and LCH, will automate post-trade processes for complex currency derivatives but is looking at the entire market.
The solution will help Saigon Securities build liquidity of its covered warrant products, and allow it to deal with the complexities around T+2 settlement.
The key themes from this year's industry mega-event.
Consortia and bank experts say that the technology is ready to move from theory and pilot projects into full production environments next year.
Elements of the market consider capitalizing on the momentum gained after its recent T+2 move.
Market participants are also concerned about the industry's ability to introduce changes such as instant settlement.
The influence of regulation and new technology is prompting a hard look at how post-trade processes can be improved, and perhaps even replaced entirely.
As Europe completes its plan for cross-border settlement, the European Central Bank decides on the future of the T2S platform.
New products include a same-day gross settlement service, data products and trade monitoring and reporting tools.
Nasdaq has unified the central securities depositories of three Baltic nations, entering them into the Target2-Securities platform as a single entity.
The vendor has built Iznes with the collaboration of four French asset management firms.
The T+2 Industry Working Group is gathering data for a report to regulators.
"It took 20 years to get consensus to move to T+2, but just three years from the inception of the technical working group to implementation."
Joakim Strid joins the podcast to discuss how Nasdaq is deploying machine-learning techniques for surveillance. Then Emilia David joins the podcast to discuss T+2’s launch in the US, Canada, Mexico and Peru.
Trades executed on September 5 will now settle on September 7 under new rules.
Blockchain provides easier communication between parties and boasts an immutable record of transactions, but it remains immature.
Talk of shortening the settlement cycle further is premature and ignores the upheaval it would cause.
The long journey to T+2 finally comes to an end on September 5, 20 years after the US financial industry last shortened the settlement cycle.
CloudMargin will bring GlobalCollateral's margin utility to the cloud to expand automation
Firms looking to capitalize on new cognitive technologies will have to learn how to combine AI, machine learning, RPA, NLP and various other tools to fully take advantage of this revolution.
Euroclear abandons Bankchain platform but startup says launch will go ahead in 2018
Startup enters closed beta with ambitions to create regulated processes around bitcoin trading.