Buy-sider traders remain skeptical of the benefits of algo execution for credit derivatives.
Algorithm development specialist BestEx Research is making a play to address inefficiencies in futures trading algorithms.
Later this year the vendor is looking to allow users to clip together various components of an algorithmic trading strategy, making it easier for users with limited programming skills to build their own trading strategies.
A look at some of the past week's financial technology news.
Jo wonders if the EC's approach to regulating AI could adapt existing liability laws—with implications for individuals.
Industry insiders warn that the regulator’s attempts to modernize equities data by redefining trading lots will fall short of the mark if odd lot orders remain unprotected.
Blaze 7 will feature an enhanced, integrated suite for options volatility traders.
As the fight over market data fees in the futures market heats up, the Chicago-based trading platform provider is rolling out a new platform that provides a free view of market order flow for TT platform users.
Executives from Barclays discuss why the bank is transforming its BARX trading platform and what that might mean for the future of trading desktops.
The firm is using ACA's Decryptex to identify fraudulent trading behavior.
Concurnas founder says his language will help traders work more easily with concurrent computing and offer a Python-like syntax with Java-scale performance.
The company is combining different data sources to help users spot market abuse and manipulation.
Duncan Wood interviews Tradeweb's Billy Hult about the changing trading landscape.
Clients can use the algos from the libraries to connect to their existing algos and strategies.
At Waters USA, the chief market intelligence officer of hedge fund Point72 discussed how tech and data are disrupting traditional ideas about investing.
An examination as to how the buy side is embracing algo wheels and where the challenges still remain.
A look at some of the key "people moves" over the last week, including Lisa Fiondella (pictured), who joins Finastra.
The exchange group is developing new regtech products while looking to move these offerings to the cloud in 2020.
To get a good deal in fast-moving FX markets, buy-side firms need to know the time. Some of them don’t.
Smart contract developers should not be responsible for violations of regulation perpetrated on the blockchain, says Katten special counsel.
Chi-X launched MatchPoint to meet the demand for anonymous trades during the closing auction.
The crowd-sourced trading platform is looking to create a competitive arena for quants to test their algorithms.
A deep-dive into how capital markets firms are using open-source tools to experiment with machine learning.
Banks have long been using synthetic data to validate solutions, but tech advancements and regulatory pressure have established this practice as a crucial step in the development and testing of technologies.