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 Melanie Rodier

Profile of Melanie Rodier

Senior Editor and Head of Video
Member Since: 5/8/2014
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Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald Tribune, and Rome, where she wrote for Reuters and Screen International, a film trade publication. Melanie was born in London, and graduated from Oxford University where she studied Spanish and Italian. She is also a fluent French speaker.

Articles by Melanie Rodier
posted in August 2007

Nicholas-Applegate Overhauls Trading Systems

Vendors largely have replaced in-house development as the source for mission-critical tools, according to Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management SVP and CTO Steve Rapp. For example, the firm has partnered with Latent Zero to overhaul its trading systems. Learn more about Nicholas-Applegate's technology transformation through Wall Street and Technology's exclusive interview with Steve Rapp.

4,000 Financial Firms To Get Urgent, Automatic Security Alerts

With the number of cyber attacks continuing to rise, top security watchdog Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) has announced a partnership with MessageOne to provide urgent fully automated security alerts to its 4,000-member firms.

Job Hunters and Recruiters Targeted by Data Thieves

Job hunters posting resumes online - and recruiters perusing them - are at risk. Symantec says a Trojan targeting popular job site Monster.com has recently stolen more than 1.6 million records.

Dream Job: No Limits

Albridge Solutions expanded its Wealth Reporting portfolio accounting and performance reporting solution to include internal rate of return (IRR) and daily time-weighted rates of return calculations.

Financial Firms Ban Facebook

A growing number of companies are blocking their employees from using the popular social networking Web site Facebook on fears of proscrastination and security. But there are some things you can do - at least to make it safer. According to a survey of 600 global companies carried out by security firm Sophos, 50 percent of companies ban their employees from accessing Facebook. Most are concerned that employees are wasting company time. But many


Cherecwich has 20 years experience in custody, operations and investment services at State Street, including four years as head of the firm's Japan operations.

Deliso Joins DTCC’s Wealth Management Services

Nicholas A. Deliso has joined The Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. (DTCC) as a senior relationship manager in the wealth management services area, where he will provide support to customers of DTCC's Managed Accounts Service.

Merrill Lynch Reports Computer Theft

Merrill Lynch has become the latest financial institution to hit the headlines because of a security lapse. Last week, the brokerage announced it would offer free credit monitoring to an unspecified number of employees after a laptop containing staffing records and personal financial details was stolen from its corporate offices in New Jersey.

Eaton Vance's John Shea Advances in Real Time

To enable new decision-making opportunities, Eaton Vance is moving toward service-oriented architecture and real-time delivery of services, according to VP and CIO John L. Shea.

Voice Biometrics Now Viable Security Option, says CellMax

Financial institutions looking to protect themselves against identity theft and security lapses should be looking to voice biometrics, says Tel Aviv, Israel-based CellMax Systems. Voice biometrics - the technology that authenticates the identity of a person based on their voice - is a good solution for any company doing business over a communications network that needs a person to be positively identified on the other end, Ziv Barzilay

Reg NMS and MiFID: Preparing for the Data Flood

The introduction of Reg NMS and MiFID could cause a 900% surge in the amount of market data being published by 2012, according to a new study from TowerGroup . So, what will this market data explosion mean for technology at trading venues?

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