A new application to list a bitcoin ETF has reignited the debate over these products, but traders say the solution is far from easy.
Anthony and James take a look at the interdealer broker space and quickly hit on whether or not bitcoin ETFs are to come in the near future.
James says that it's time for regulators to remember some of those lessons that were supposed to be learned from the financial crisis.
Congress is the most powerful branch of the US government, and Anthony says it’s about time that voters in America started caring about who represents them in Congress.
Eze Software’s Phil Christianson gives five tips for improving a firm’s use of the Agile methodology, and Anthony and James look at the latest CAT development.
Victor says capital markets firms considering robotic process automation should recall lessons learned when the dot-com bubble burst.
As RPA has taken hold, there have been both positive and negative developments. Waters takes a look at the good, the bad and the ugly.
If a House bill seeking to ban the gathering of PII data passes, plan processor says it will wait for guidance from the committee.
Wavelength Podcast Episode 127: Digital Reasoning’s New AI Product; A Look at the July Issue of Waters
After an investment to improve the podcast's sound quality, Anthony and James talk about Digital Reasoning's latest move and preview the next issue of Waters.
Jamie Hyman chats to Factset's Linda Clarkson and Tina Young from Deloitte about gender-equality issues across the capital markets.
To solve the old needle-in-a-haystack problem, Digital Reasoning is developing a tool dubbed Cognition to improve the training process for machine-learning models.
Wavelength Podcast Episode 126: Brexit Fallout; the SGX-NSE Battle Continues; Cellphone Location Data
Anthony and James hit on a wide-range of topics, from Brexit in the UK, to the SGX-NSE fight in APAC, to the Supreme Court's decision on cellphone location data in the US.
The information and trading technology giant has registered a Netherlands-based entity for its trading platform.
IBM has enhanced its regtech suite of services, including the integration of Armanta’s platform after the May acquisition.
Burton-Taylor's annual sentiment survey shows record levels of optimism in some areas for 2018 with slight contractions next year. Max Bowie reports on the trends reported by survey respondents.
Do you know your APA from your CDO? Max summarizes the topics covered in this month's issue of Inside Data Management.
Digital currencies themselves do not qualify as investment contracts, regulator says, but could when packaged.
Wavelength Podcast Episode 125: Bitcoin, Ether Aren't Securities (Maybe); Privacy Issues and the Law
The SEC takes a definitive stance on the status of cryptocurrencies; the idea of privacy consistently changes with the introduction of new technologies.
The relatively nascent alternative data industry is creating challenges for asset managers, specifically when it comes to a lack of historical data and a lack of talent that can interrogate the data.
Mobile geolocation has opened a new frontier for investors
The LSE suffered a major outage this week while blockchain was very prevalent in this week's headlines.
The fintech landscape has changed markedly in recent months as a result of M&A activity. Here are five of the most notable deals.
Plans to shelve a commonly cited statistic for the size of the derivatives market make sense, but may prove harder to accomplish than many realize.
Financial firms battle it out in a finite pool of talent, for the best and brightest fintech minds.