Recent studies reveal the prevalence of poor-quality data, exacerbated by increased use of machine learning that allows users to dredge far bigger datasets and identify spurious correlations.
Charles Randell says data and technology usage by firms should "liberate" not "disenfranchize" consumers, and regulation is "central to defining" ethical practices.
Enhancing its Elektron Data Platform to include data on the cloud and embedding data into SAP’s Market Rates Management platform are the first steps of Thomson Reuters’ cloud strategy.
While ESG data is gaining prominence, institutional investors are increasingly looking to incorporate climate change information into the portfolio construction process. Anthony Malakian explores how traders, portfolio managers and vendors are working…
Chicago-based Northern Trust unveils new compliance monitoring capabilities that provide independent governance over external fund managers, with a focus on data quality checks.
Officials say Togno's industry knowledge and client experience will help the index provider build its business in Latin America.
Exegy and FIF relaunch MarketDataPeaks.com using upgraded Exegy technology to bring greater accuracy and precision to real-time market data monitoring.
Like many of his Credit Benchmark colleagues, Pastoressa spent much of his career at Thomson Financial and Thomson Reuters.
The vendor anticipates that many financial firms acting as "self-administrators" of proprietary indexes will choose to enlist a third party to comply with the upcoming BMR regulation.
The bank’s asset management arm believes that trawling its home waters for data will land a valuable catch. Risk.net’s Faye Kilburn speaks to the data scientist at its helm.
The investment will be used to accelerate growth and bolster the firm's global presence.
Panelists at the recent Toronto Financial Information Summit outline the key opportunities and challenges for machine learning and artificial intelligence in the finaincal markets.
Some fear the prospect of artificial intelligence taking traders' jobs. But, explains National Bank of Canada's Alexis Gouslisty, AI's greatest opportunities are in transforming the way banks manage data internally and how they interact with clients.
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.
By making its content available via OpenFin's container, Money.Net will gain access to a broader potential audience of OpenFin clients.
Tech provider integrates OneTick tools for transaction-cost analysis in futures.
Max Bowie reports from Toronto on Canadian firms' opinions of the challenges associated with using alternative data.
Alternative datasets from Orbital Insight and TellusLabs are now accessible via CME's DataMine online platform.
BT Radianz Cloud adds fintech start-up Ipushpull's API for real-time data sharing and collaboration.
The final outcome of the arbitration award is expected to be announced by the first quarter of 2019.
Wei-Shen Wong documents the rise of Asia-based chief data officers, and their place in the structure of both local and global firms.