Big Data: The Next New Thing?
Venture capitalists are investing in "Big Data" companies with analytic platforms, but hasn't Wall Street been doing this for 20 years?
A New Beauty Contest for Hedge Funds
A study by PerTrac finds that size and age matter in the performance of hedge funds where two years old and less than $100 million in AUM is key.
Rogue-Proofing Your Fund
How can buy-side firms stop rogue traders before they go too rogue? The good news: Rogues can be found but the bad news is no one can ignore the problem any longer.
Deutsche Bank Exec To Head Elektron Transactions
In his new role at Elektron, the Deutsche Bank veteran will bring together applications, data and infrastructure to support integrated trading systems targeted at specific customer requirements.
CTO Lawrence Campbell Leads Tech Charge at ISE
As the first all-electronic options exchange, the ISE was built on technology. Since the beginning, CTO Lawrence Campbell has been leading the charge, and along the way, he's been making friends at home and abroad.
Spotting a Rogue Trader
Advanced Trading spoke with James Heinzman, managing director of Global Compliance Solutions, to discuss how firms can better detect rogue traders.
Ghost Algo Hits The Market
Ghost algo participates in both lit and dark venues, waiting to take advantage of favorable price movements.
Who Has The Best Tech Department On Wall Street?
Wall Street professionals who voted said they particularly admire firms who have been able to navigate troubled markets while continuing to push forward an innovative technology agenda and "get things done".
Why Volatility is Opportunity for Wealth Managers
Volatile markets can be disruptive, but overlay management is helping many banks, broker dealers and RIAs make asset allocation changes without compromising on customization, Smartleaf's President Jerry Michael.