Sell-Side Technology deputy editor Dan DeFrancesco and WatersTechnology US editor Anthony Malakian record a weekly podcast touching on the biggest stories in financial technology.
Anthony opens things up by ridiculing Dan for his NCAA tournament predictions (1:46). The guys then analyze the Markit-IHS merger, discussing feedback they've gotten from their sources and the possible impact on the overall industry (7:50). Anthony chats about his trip to FIA Boca (15:28), looks at how the FIS-SunGard merger is progressing (17:40) after an interview with Marianne Brown, and then he discusses how Duco's Christian Nentwich is looking to extend machine learning into the reconciliation process (20:26). He wraps things up detailing how he plans out his schedule at a conference (22:30).
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