Members of the Commission's TEG say that data availability and flexibility will serve as the greatest challenges.
The tech company is looking at standardization in the alternative data space.
With alternative data on every firm’s agenda, Max looks at efforts designed to make it easier to integrate new data sources into investment strategies, and why standards for alternative data represent an important step forward.
Inside Market Data & Inside Reference Data Awards 2019 Winners' Circle
Marc Bayle de Jessé brings markets infrastructure and payments experience to CLS.
As ESG data becomes more of a commodity, firms are struggling with how best to incorporate carbon data.
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,…
Max Bowie highlights some of the biggest stories from the May issue of Waters.
An on-the-ground look at China's growing bond market and the challenges that remain for foreign investors.
It’s a heady time for those developing data standards, but Jamie Hyman says standards leaders need to agree about what “open” means, or they risk getting bogged down in semantics.
A failed ballot for a Bloomberg-backed identifier reveals the enormous consequences of industry tendencies toward complacency and cost-cutting.
A look at the massive tech projects (and legal battles) underway at the NYSE, which are being led by Stacey Cunningham.
The former analyst and capital markets advisor will help steer the standards organization's vision and growth.
As senior director of market development, he will spearhead the national numbering agency’s foray into DLT.
As asset managers seek to incorporate ESG factors into their portfolios, they are facing challenges—particularly around data consistency. Some say custodians could offer solutions.
TC 68 chair sets 2020 goal for industry-wide upper-level semantic ontology.
The event specification module will allow for a common DAML library that references machine-executable trade lifecycle events.
ASX plans to release the CHESS replacement in 2021 and the hope is to cut into Swift settlements.
Tech providers are emerging from all corners as the final phases of initial margin rules closes in, which are expected to capture over 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms over the next 18 months.
The ESG space is growing rapidly and gaining more attention, but one area that has been largely ignored by data providers is that of ESG information specific to fixed-income investors.
Gary Goldberg is chief data officer for Mizuho Securities EMEA. Here is how he built the data department from the ground up. Photos by Jonathan Goldberg.
One of the largest financial institutions in Mexico is digitizing core risk and compliance functions to consolidate operations, reduce reconciliation costs and future-proof its IT infrastructure.
As interest in cryptocurrency trading refuses to wither, despite a bearish year, traders are increasingly calling for institutional-grade tooling from traditional markets to further develop the asset class.
Despite what some wireless carriers say, we’re still a few years away from a mass rollout of true 5G networks. While they will be revolutionary, right now it’s more hype than reality. WatersTechnology tries to look ahead to see how capital markets firms…