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Is Big Data a Problem or an Opportunity?
Marc J. Firenze, Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment SystemsCommentary
When it comes to data, financial services firms are, as a rule, quite circumspect. They fear cyberattacks, data theft, data loss, security breaches, data privacy, and human error.
By Marc J. Firenze Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment Systems,
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Data Integrity: A Necessity, Not an Option
Jason Finley, Technical Analyst, SunGardCommentary
Financial institutions that have taken on the data integrity task in the past now have to spend more money on hardware, software, and people just to keep up with the demand.
By Jason Finley Technical Analyst, SunGard,
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Big Data DIY
Julio Gómez, General Manager, Financial ServicesCommentary
Now that we have passed the initial hype phase of big data, companies are searching for real business value from their investments. Consultants can play a part, but only if financial firms insist on a new partnership model.
By Julio Gómez General Manager, Financial Services,
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So Much Data, So Little Time
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorCommentary
How fast does data need to be used in order to be beneficial?
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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5 Ways Semantic Technology Is Transforming the Financial Services Industry
Marty Loughlin, VP Financial Services, Cambridge SemanticsCommentary
Semantic search intuitively finds and connects relevant data across the enterprise. Innovation in this technology is helping organizations simplify and transform operations.
By Marty Loughlin VP Financial Services, Cambridge Semantics,
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Cinnober Pledges No Change in Boat Trade Reporting Service After Acquisition From Markit
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
New owner looks to expand the European trade-reporting service beyond the 40 investment firms and MTFs currently reporting trades to Boat.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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The Discipline of Information Lifecycle Management
Andrew Waxman, Thought LeaderCommentary
Banks need to build discipline around the information lifecycle and the process of deleting data that is no longer required from a legal or business standpoint.
By Andrew Waxman Thought Leader,
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BATS to Launch BATS One Data Feed
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Reflecting its merger with Direct Edge, BATS Global Markets will offer a new direct data feed product with a unified view of aggregate quotes, trades, and optional depth information for all four equity exchanges it operates.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Bloomberg Vault Dives Into Dark Data
Wall Street & Technology, News
Bloomberg's enterprise information management service launched File Analytics to help companies manage and unlock the potential of unstructured data.
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This Is Why Data Is the Next Frontier in Competitive Advantage
Neill Vanlint, Managing Director, Global Sales & Operations, GoldenSourceCommentary
In this era of regulation, there is an evolution in data management that can revolutionize the way a financial firm sees its data.
By Neill Vanlint Managing Director, Global Sales & Operations, GoldenSource,
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Data Quality: The Misguided Quest for the Truth
Jonas Olsson, CEO, GrazCommentary
There are a number of reasons for the high failure rate in data warehouse projects, but I believe that one of the primary culprits is the misguided quest for the truth.
By Jonas Olsson CEO, Graz,
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Market Data Expense Expert Hires New CEO
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
The Roberts Group has hired a former Omgeo executive as CEO to expand the company, which already helps buy-side and sell-side firms reduce market data expenses between 10% and 30%.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Persistent Automation for Fund Management
Branden Jones, Global Head of Marketing, Liquid Holdings Group, Inc.Commentary
In this age of data management, operational models must be able to house, curate, and level-off information sets as they happen.
By Branden Jones Global Head of Marketing, Liquid Holdings Group, Inc.,
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Data Analytics to Drive Financial Services Market to New Heights
Andrew Lewkowicz, Managing Director of EDGAR Online, a division of R.R. Donnelley & SonsCommentary
New data analytics tools are changing the way firms deliver information to users, and it is clear that older data delivery models aren’t making the cut.
By Andrew Lewkowicz Managing Director of EDGAR Online, a division of R.R. Donnelley & Sons,
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Data Management Projects Require Business Influence & Perspective
Promod Radhakrishnan, Head of Sales, FSGBU Consulting Services, Americas, OracleCommentary
Data management initiatives can no longer simply be multi-year IT projects with no end in sight.
By Promod Radhakrishnan Head of Sales, FSGBU Consulting Services, Americas, Oracle,
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Building a Successful Data Governance Framework
Marc J. Firenze, Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment SystemsCommentary
Business leaders and technologists must work together to build a data governance framework that is flexible, well managed, and built for long-term success.
By Marc J. Firenze Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment Systems,
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SAP Sapphire: Cloud To Star
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
At Sapphire user conference this week, SAP will spotlight cloud deployment options, starting with a new Industry Cloud. HP releases mega-appliance for Hana.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek,
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PwC & SunGard Endorse Data Standard From AltExchange
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
Momentum grows for AltExchange Alliance's global data standard for the alternative investment industry.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Salesforce.com Coming To Microsoft Azure Cloud?
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Salesforce on Azure may sound implausible, but in the wake of a similar deal with Oracle, rumor has it the two companies are talking.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek,
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IBOR Serves as Single Source of Truth for Investment Managers
Rich Adams, Director, Product Management, FiservCommentary
In order for an IBOR to provide consolidated views from the front-to-back office, disparate systems must be able to communicate seamlessly.
By Rich Adams Director, Product Management, Fiserv,
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