In this contributed article, guest commentator Patrick Flannery discusses how for the broker-dealers, the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) may seem to be another weighty technical challenge, whose cost and implementation challenges will fall disproportionately on their shoulders (and their budgets).
The $7 billion asset manager has a new way to oversee data, trade orders, portfolio accounting, compliance and revenue management.
If trading is a business of microseconds and latency-focused software, then buy-side traders are going to get closer to the mark when executing fixed-income futures orders.
Guest commentator Ivy Schmerken writes that in a global, interconnected market, Brexit reminds firms that IT systems must be prepared for shocks to the financial system.
Hedge funds' assets under management and their appetite for investments, including equities, is expected to grow this year.
Fresh-faced yet experienced graduates are entering investment firms in strong numbers. And this crop of bright young things is bringing new skills and placing new demands on the buyside.
Fresh-faced yet experienced graduates are entering investment firms in strong numbers. Traders looks at this crop of bright young things and the new skills and placing new demands on the buyside.
Before a hedge fund signs on with an IT firm-cloud, network or otherwise-it must be certain the firm can handle any and all situations.
Today's traders must manage their emotions in order to reach peak performance.
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