Jesse Lund talks about real uses for DLT in the capital markets, lessons learned while rolling out IBM's blockchain platform, and what’s ahead for 2018, and into 2019.
While the technology has promise, it’s not a silver bullet for underlying data issues, vendor says.
Chicago vendor touts move away from screens—sort of—and into infrastructure and analytics.
The push to expand oversight of US CCPs is “a clear breach” of 2016 equivalence deal, Quintenz says.
Firm’s technology will allow trading in spot, futures, options, and eventually equity instruments for cryptocurrencies.
The head of the US depository system says the utility will not exist in its current form, but will have a central role to play in a post-DLT world.
The past two weeks have seen some major announcements that point to fintechs being even more disruptive than in years past.
The model, widely used in gambling, could have applications for customized options and other exotic financial products.
European Commission seeks to build EU fintech lab, promote blockchain and review rules in light of emerging tech.
European regulator sends a message to the market that Mifid II will be enforced with this data release, experts say.
Information giant will pick up Goldman Sachs-backed AI startup for over half a billion dollars.
The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) released a report looking at the market environment that utilities face. Anthony and James examine its findings.
European trade group releases report highlighting the challenges and opportunities associated with building industry utilities.
Mario Draghi says European authorities must have direct supervision of non-EU CCPs
Victor Anderson, editor-in-chief of Waters, joins the podcast to discuss Temenos’ potential acquisition of Fidessa.
Isda is hoping that the CDM will bring increased automation and efficiency to the derivatives market, and has tapped a fintech startup, REGnosys, to lead the project.
Temenos looks set to snap up the London-based vendor with a billion-pound deal as 2018 becomes white-hot for mergers and acquisitions.
FCA and CFTC sign agreement on fintech initiatives for cross-Atlantic firms.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 109: An Overview of the CFTC Technology Advisory Committee’s Meeting
Anthony and James talk about how regulators in the US are falling behind other nations' regulators, the lack of talk about Reg AT, and an SRO for cryptocurrencies.
The idea of self-regulation makes for a good soundbite, but the practicality of the matter leaves much to be desired.
The Technology Advisory Committee didn't have much to say about Reg AT as commissioners Quintenz and Behnam appear to disagree on how to proceed.
Waters Wavelength Podcast Episode 108: Dan Schleifer Talks About the Challenges of Creating a Fintech
ChartIQ's co-founder and CEO joins the podcast to give his insights—and lessons learned—as to how to create a startup geared toward the capital markets.
The Openlink deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions by ION as it consolidates power in treasury, derivatives and commodities, with the help of Carlyle Group.
The buy-side venue allows firms to forego share ante in favor of “proactive” policing.