Nicholas Kolba’s new venture aims to provide cloud-based interoperability for financial services apps—free of desktop containers and proprietary implementations.
Symphony Communication Services is piloting an experimental ID service that uses Web3 and DeFi concepts to automate and reduce the burden of tasks like know-your-customer, onboarding, and reporting.
Sources question landmark projects' ability to use technology at scale as further delay besets ASX deployment
Some industry participants are worried that proposed amendments to Regulation ATS could see the trading perimeter expanded to include a wide array of messaging systems.
Anthony examines how an open-sourced implementation of the FDC3 standard might change the interoperability landscape.
The data giant is creating tighter back-end interoperability between its buy-side platforms and using APIs to connect with other third-party providers.
New initiative aims to provide a free, open-source Electron-based reference implementation of the FDC3 standard.
Conflicting time zones, potential re-papering, and weak standards are just some of the hurdles that must be overcome to move trade settlement times to T+1 or even to T+0—all potentially before Q1 2024.
Days after a first class-action suit took aim at Cusip, S&P Global, the American Bankers Association, and FactSet, another plaintiff has filed a complaint alleging that the quartet of companies violated the Sherman Antitrust Act, as well as certain…
A complaint filed March 4 seeks judgement on whether Cusip Global Services, S&P Global, the American Bankers Association, and (now) FactSet have violated copyright laws as well as the Sherman Antitrust Act by charging hefty licensing fees to use the…
A summary of the latest financial technology news.
Though the standard has always been operated by a private entity, industry sources say its new operator could create a perception issue for FactSet. For its part, the vendor says the purchase (for a “stunning” total of nearly $2 billion) is meant to…
The second half of the year saw some long-awaited progress in the mission to fill the void of a consolidated tape in the European Union.
An active equities team at UBS is refining its approach to ESG integration as it converts funds to Article 8.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Buy-side risk survey 2021: Even the keenest searches fail to find a reliable system of climate disclosure.
Sources ID Ice and DTCC as suitors, but new owners may not bring relief to users paying millions.
The Danish vendor is in the early stages of moving into accounting services. In later phases, it plans to expand services across the back and front office.
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Bloomberg, Broadridge, and Finra have all recently made news in the world of standards and identifiers. Anthony looks at some of the questions the reporters at WatersTechnology will be asking going forward.
Osttra’s Joanna Davies is urging industry leaders to look for “quick wins”.
The tech provider is using the ontology internally to integrate multiple systems and sees prospects for wider industry adoption.
The Figi is free to use, and becomes the second reference data standard alongside Cusip, authorized for financial instrument identification by the American National Standards Institute.
This year’s inductee into the Inside Market Data Hall of Fame is Karla McKenna, a 35-year Citi veteran and standards advocate who is now Americas managing director of LEI standards body Gleif.