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,…
While the initial go-live date of SFTR is set for early 2020, data availability and legacy processes remain the leading roadblocks.
The Onboarding Accelerator offers a dashboard tool to automate manual client-addition processes.
A failed ballot for a Bloomberg-backed identifier reveals the enormous consequences of industry tendencies toward complacency and cost-cutting.
Traders in Europe face rising data acquisition costs and increasing regulatory reporting pressures argue that a pan-European consolidated tape is long overdue.
The initiative's first file includes more than 3.2 million ISIN-to-LEI records across roughly 25,000 unique LEIs.
Bloomberg users can now access Bombay Stock Exchange data via a faster and more accessible format.
The former Tagomi exec will head regulatory affairs at the agency broker.
Digital currency exchanges are using established market surveillance services in a move that steps closer to institutional-level infrastructure.
Data collection allows greater visibility into research practices on the buy side while aiding the sell side in price setting for research.
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.
In February, UK and EU regulators made announcements expected to shed light on the future of data sharing and alleviate some uncertainty post-Brexit, but industry experts say the latest statements fall short of lifting the real burden on affected firms.
As alternative data companies battle for capital and a coveted spot in investment managers’ portfolio strategies, they are turning to bespoke marketing and partnerships to stand out in an industry where firms still struggle with data science resources.
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.
UK and EU regulators agree to share data post-Brexit, but trading firms say this doesn’t go far enough.
The final phases of initial margin rules are expected to capture over the next two years more than 1,000 buy-side and sell-side firms, which technology providers see as potential customers.
Outsourcing reporting could create technological dependencies that could add to firms’ problems in the future.
Authorization enables Bloomberg to continue servicing its EU27 client base following Brexit.
Months away from the UK’s departure from the EU, much of the industry is still in the dark over operational requirements post-Brexit, and time is running out.
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Corporate bond market data provider is also adding data visualization to its post-trade product.
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…
Turning traditional assets into digitally traded data is one of the most commonly cited benefits of emerging technology, including distributed ledgers. But the reality is that the process is far more difficult than it seems.