Feb 09, 2022

Artificial intelligenceA newly published research paper has cast doubt on the effectiveness of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) in equity trading by suggesting that humans are still more effective than their algorithmic counterparts when it comes to beating the stock market.

Feb 02, 2022

AllianzAllianz X, the digital investments arm of asset manager and insurer Allianz, has led a $21 million funding round for London-based fintech OpenGamma.

Jan 26, 2022

Bond market conceptPost-trade services group Clearstream has launched an application programming interface (API) for primary market issuance of Eurobonds in a move designed to bring more digital capability to the fixed income market.

Jan 19, 2022

Trader screensDutch bank ABN Amro has launched a trading infrastructure that will allow brokers to offer fractional trading for their investor clients.

Jan 12, 2022

Financial dataThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is undergoing two market studies to look into access to the wholesale data market.

Jan 05, 2022

Blockchain chainBanking cooperative Swift has teamed up with a number of market participants including Northern Trust, SETL and Clearstream to examine the use of tokenisation.

Jan 05, 2022

Sale signWealth management platform FNZ has completed the sale of fintech provider GBST to private equity fund Anchorage Capital Partners.

Jan 05, 2022

DataCUSIP Global Services (CGS), the numbering agency responsible for identifying millions of securities, has been bought by software company FactSet in a $1.9 billion cash deal.

Dec 22, 2021

Digital solutionsOne of the world’s largest digital asset fund managers Bitwise has taken a first step into the growing market for non-fungible tokens (NFT) with the launch of the Bitwise Blue-Chip NFT Index Fund.

Dec 22, 2021

RegulationsEurope’s capital markets watchdog has confirmed that it has sought a delay in the implementation of its long-awaited settlement regulation.