Awards & Rankings

AFTAs 2016: Best Partnership or Alliance—MTS Markets & Bloomberg

In something of an anomaly in this year’s American Financial Technology Awards, MTS Markets and Bloomberg have won two different categories—best partnership or alliance and best collaboration initiative (see page 40)—with ostensibly the same initiative:…

AFTAs 2016: Most Cutting-Edge IT Initiative: Buy Side—Blackstone

Blackstone is no stranger to the AFTAs winners’ circle. The $350 billion New York-based asset manager won the best IT integration initiative in the 2014 AFTAs, while in 2013 it won the most cutting-edge IT initiative, and Bill Murphy, the firm’s CTO, was…

Buy-Side Technology Awards 2016: Winners' Circle—S3 Partners

S3 Partners’ Blacklight came out on top in the data analytics category in this year’s Buy-Side Technology Awards. Robert Sloan, managing partner for S3 Partners, talks with Dan DeFrancesco about how the firm was able to separate itself from other…

BST Awards 2016 Winners' Interview: Nasdaq SMARTS

Nasdaq won the best market surveillance platform category at this year's BST Awards, thanks to its outstanding SMARTS offering, a product that has won numerous WatersTechnology awards over the years.