From boutique asset managers to institutional investors, the investment book of record (IBOR) is a continued source of fascination and, for some, frustration born of experience. This year’s SS&C Deliver (the first combined SS&C and Advent annual user…
Market data is scarier than any trick or treat. So either learn to laugh at the frights, or be ready for things to go bump in the night.
Volatility in the foreign exchange market is being driven by a number of factors, but post-trade data issues are still lingering.
A C-level panel at the North American Buy-Side Technology Summit 2016 discussed where the benefit is in firms' back offices going forward.
The capital infusion is led by Balderton Capital, a European-focused venture fund.
Dan, Anthony and Emilia discuss their three-part blockchain series.
Everyone wants to point the finger at something, or someone, when it comes to flash crashes, but sometimes it's not that simple.
The vendor will look to expand support in Europe and Asia, with an eye toward Latin America.
Advisory firm will offer consulting services and help gold market participants with implementation of vendor's service.
The upgrade comes ahead of the Barclays Point–Bloomberg Port integration.
Today's financial markets are as much a matter of geographical design as fundamental structure, where correlations can be triangulated on a map.
Sibos delegates call for interoperability of distributed ledgers to avoid vendor lock-in
The British pound plummeted during the early hours of Asia's trading day Friday, but a clear cause of the crash has yet to be identified.
Wearable sensory technology, and a self-critical approach to methods of managing data are just two elements out there that can keep data operations sharp. Michael examines how these can enhance intuitions about financial data.
The notion of a single, "all singing all dancing" front-office platform has been around for a while, but still many buy-side firms are being hamstrung by sub-standard front-office technologies.
The challenging journey of Europe's new settlement platform and the speculations on the changes it will bring
Panelists at this year's Chicago Trading Technology Summit discussed how they are addressing cybersecurity demands in the face of increased attacks.
Surveys of fixed-income market participants not showing any increased optimism over Bloomberg’s acquisition of Barclays Point risk analytics platform.
Following its purchase last year by SS&C, Advent has jumped into hosted technology and outsourcing services by revamping its limited On Demand offering into a robust set of Advent Outsourcing Services (AOS). While many buy-side shops have moved…
SimCorp's Marc Mallet chats to Victor Anderson about the vendor's front-office strategy and explains the reasons behind the firm's new area of focus.
"Market data and reference data functions are, if not unifying into a single unit, converging under a common structure."
The allure of creating a digital currency with distributed-ledger technology has continued to grow as financial firms gain a better understanding of how the complex technology works.
SS&C Advent's Geneva accounting platform, venerated for its strength among investment managers of many stripes as well as its customization capabilities, became a major focus of attention following SS&C's acquisition of Advent in 2015. But if anything,…
Ahead of the Cop22 summit in Morocco, Luxembourg Green Exchange aims to create an environmental trend in the market.