Mar 09, 2022

Algorithmic tradingSpain-based CaixaBank is the latest institution to claim a quantum computing breakthrough with the development of an application for portfolio hedging using the nascent technology.

Mar 02, 2022

CrypocurrenciesJapan-based securities firm Nomura is set to establish a digital asserts business to cater for a growing institutional demand to trade cryptocurrencies.

Feb 23, 2022

LSE groupThe London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has taken a further step into the digital assets trading world with the acquisition of multi-asset order management system (OMS) vendor Tora.

Feb 16, 2022

FundingWealth management platform FNZ has completed a $1.4 billion equity funding round that gives the company a valuation in excess of $20 billion.

Feb 16, 2022

Crashing downThe biggest market risk in the minds of young retail investors is a crash in cryptocurrency value. Yet despite this, more than half (56%) still plan to increase their allocation to the likes of bitcoin.

Feb 16, 2022

Digital solutions 2Two digital settlement operators have teamed up to develop a protocol designed to bring interoperability to the tokenisation market.

Feb 09, 2022

DataThe European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has taken on a mandate to directly supervise the EU’s largest market data providers.

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.