“We need to seriously rethink encryption and seriously rethink things that rely on encryption, like blockchain. Anything that is heavily dependent on complexity needs to be reconsidered in a quantum world.”
The offering aims to help users quantify risk based on the latest news.
The firm is looking to add itBit and Coinygi to the list of exchanges it is connected with.
Aggelos explores people’s fear of artificial intelligence and uses the financial services industry as an example to demonstrate that robots and humans are bound to walk together.
Seth Thomson, CIO of DRW, talks to Waters about his career, innovation and how the firm has expanded into new asset classes, including cryptocurrencies.
AI is experiencing a renaissance, but some are concerned that it could carry hidden risks.
Regulation may have dominated the headlines this year but advances in machine learning and artificial intelligence were also high on the agenda.
The California-based company has built a quantitative analysis engine using machine learning to help score sell-side analysts and search for potential black-swan events.
With CRSP, the pilot will bring index data immediately to asset managers' networks.
One asset manager is about to go live on the joint solution, which marks another major partnership by Eze with a third party this year.
While asset management doesn’t have anywhere near the same level of regulatory oversight as investment banking or consumer retail banking, the winds of change are blowing.
Users can build Corda applications on the AWS cloud, bypassing the need for individual permissions on local machines.
The tool allows firms to better meet strict best-execution requirements under incoming European regulations.
The exchange expects to release the proposed timing for transition for market feedback by the end of March 2018.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 97: C-Level Execs Talk Bitcoin, Fintechs, Cognitive Computing & Open-Source Tech
In separate interviews, executives from AQR, JPMorgan, Cboe and IBM discuss topics permeating the capital markets.
Vendor debuts portfolio, order and execution management system for outsourced trading desks.
Axel Pierron of Opimas looks at five blockchain projects set to go live in 2018 that the industry should keep an eye on.
Andrew Dougherty of BNP Paribas Securities Services talks to WatersTechnology about this recent acquisition and what it means for unit going forward.
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.
Emerging technology could fall outside the regulatory perimeter, and could be impossible for outsiders to fully comprehend.
Panelists at Risk USA discussed electronification’s slow advancement in fixed income, and debated just how necessary it is.
Artificial intelligence is no panacea, but it can help with buy-side decision-making, Victor says.
This week Anthony and James discuss some of the major stories to come out of three major conferences.
Two buy-side risk officers believe that the SEC put too much faith in the vendor community when making its liquidity rules, specifically for fixed income.