Wall Street & Technology is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

News & Commentary
Content tagged with Data Management posted in March 2014
An FAQ on the Global-Shared Utility for Reference Data
Commentary  |  3/28/2014  | 
As momentum builds for standardizing on a single set of reference data, Allan Grody of Financial Intergroup Holdings offers a primer on the new infrastructure being driven through the Financial Stability Board.
Data Standardization: No Longer a Luxury
News  |  3/27/2014  | 
AltExchange Alliance is working to create a universal, open and evolving definition for data formats.
Nasdaq OMX Blazed Datacenter Hosting Trail 10 Years Ago
News  |  3/25/2014  | 
Ten years ago Nasdaq OMX moved its matching engines and corporate technology to a Verizon datacenter. The decision turned heads in the financial services world. Today, the practice of utilizing third-party datacenter services is becoming commonplace.
CFTC Releases Request for Comment for Swaps Data Overhaul
News  |  3/21/2014  | 
To boost comprehensive reporting of swap-market data, the CFTC released a request for comment for improved solutions.
Fixing the Reference Data Problem
News  |  3/21/2014  | 
An industry/government regulated facility to collectively maintain and access reference data is the best way to lower costs, eliminate redundancies and control counterparty risk, writes Allan Grody of Financial Intergroup Holdings.
3 Things You Can't Put Off On World Backup Day
News  |  3/20/2014  | 
A friendly PSA to backup files and test disaster recovery plans
LEI Definitions: Closer to a Common Data Specification
Commentary  |  3/19/2014  | 
Working with disparate datasets is hard enough. To do it without a standard set of definitions is a nightmare.
FinTech Startups Benefit from Buy-Side Investment Trends
News  |  3/14/2014  | 
Cutting edge technology vendors have retargeted their products for the buy-side, a welcome change after years of stagnant technology spending.
Does NSA’s Tracfin Risk Lives?
Commentary  |  3/14/2014  | 
Financing is the Achilles heel of terrorist organizations, yet the NSA's Tracfin database doesn’t appear to be doing a very good job of it, argues Jonas Olsson, CEO of Graz.
Big Data: What's In It For The Customer?
Commentary  |  3/10/2014  | 
Effective use of big data will enable digital experiences to become more than a substitute for face-to-face transactions.
Thomson Reuters Sets Up Subsidiary to Beef Up Governance of Financial Benchmarks
News  |  3/10/2014  | 
Regulated by the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority, the new subsidiary will house Thomson Reuters' portfolio of 160 global benchmarks, as it prepares for stricter global regulations.

Register for Wall Street & Technology Newsletters
Exclusive: Inside the GETCO Execution Services Trading Floor
Exclusive: Inside the GETCO Execution Services Trading Floor
Advanced Trading takes you on an exclusive tour of the New York trading floor of GETCO Execution Services, the solutions arm of GETCO.