Before agreeing to join MSCI, Thakkar spent the past 19 years at Microsoft, starting there as a software developer.
Boost Research will aim to support sell-side veterans who set up their own shops.
The former Bloomberg veteran will help vendors focus on "product vision."
Lin has more than 20 years' experience in senior roles at asset management firms across the Asia-Pacific region.
There is no "golden nugget" of information that will unlock value; the entire workflow is important, according to Goldman Sachs' Javier Rodriguez-Alarcon.
With less than a month to go until the SGX lists its new India derivative products, anything can happen. All eyes are on India’s regulator, Sebi, as well as the country’s three exchanges, to see what action—if any at all—they will take.
The San Francisco-based company will use the investment to expand its language coverage and its AI-driven predictive analytics.
The RSU-GoldenSource service will allow participating German regional banks to use a multi-tenant, shared model to serve the needs of most of their reference pricing data.
Officials say Scibor-Kaminski will be instrumental in the development of original alternative data products.
Release of Scandinavian and Pacific data packages represents a new approach for TP Icap, moving from asset class-specific data packages to regional products.
The bank is creating a new group tasked with finding data within its securities division that could be sold to clients.
MetaProtect Firewall targets customers seeking a layer of security that also meets ultra-low-latency and high-port-density needs.
Numerix is an early adopter of OpenFin’s push to create industry-wide desktop app interoperability.
The pair will contribute to developing and creating new research as the firm increases its areas of coverage beyond market data industry share statistics.
Armanta will be deployed within IBM’s Watson Financial Services’ financial risk unit, which grew out of the tech giant’s acquisition of Algorithmics.
Officials say Webster will be responsible for adding alternative data providers to Neudata’s network.
The appointment of former Credit Suisse prime consulting exec Siegel as CEO follows a $6 million investment by Credit Suisse Asset Management's private equity arm last year.
Platform gives greater transparency for compliance with unbundling requirements under European rules.
Investors with exposure to India via index futures are reeling from a decision by the country’s exchanges to end data licensing agreements that allow overseas markets to create derivatives based on its indexes. Wei-Shen Wong investigates whether the move…