Digitalization and Transformation Innovation Hub
Brought to you by WatersTechnology, this Innovation Hub provides in-depth insights on how financial firms are using cutting-edge technologies to make actionable investment and operational decisions, with focus on machine learning, AI, robotics, cognitive computing, automation, data analytics and much more.
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.
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.
Finastra will host its applications in its cloud platform, FusionFabric.cloud, hosted by Microsoft Azure.
Information giant will pick up Goldman Sachs-backed AI startup for over half a billion dollars.
The company, chaired by former Thomson Reuters chief Tom Glocer, will serve as a peer-to-peer network for trade financing.
The two firms will integrate their platforms to help automate the identification of gaps in customer information.
JPMorgan Asset and Wealth Management's CIO brings the pace of the trading floor to asset management.
Nasdaq will contribute matching engine technology for distributed ledger-powered platform.
European trade group releases report highlighting the challenges and opportunities associated with building industry utilities.
The industry veteran moves from chairman role to chief executive's chair at tech startup.
Bitcoin conquered the world in 2017, but the performance of the futures looks like it will have to wait longer for take-off.
IPC will provide audio streams to GreenKey and convert it to useable data.
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.
Blockchain consortium exec says agencies should be doing more with fintech firms.
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.
Through the integration, Symphony Chat will fully interoperate with applications built on OpenFin's operating system.
This is an early-adoption example of an OEMS being coupled with tools on a live blockchain.
Trying to figure out how to keep an organization moving forward, while looking forward, is one of the hardest challenges in fintech today.