Analysis

Shredding the office: Tech considerations when winding down

CTOs report troubles with certain vendors and challenges dismantling hardware when winding down. But how much should these potential concerns mould the way a firm sets itself up and builds out?


Time to spread the coding love?

How far should you be encouraging non-developers to code and what business benefits could this bring?

Blockchain-driven smart contracts to revolutionise derivatives and futures markets

Isda to develop formal standards for self-executing derivatives contracts



Honey, I shrunk the office

Remote working demands the right tools and infrastructure, but also the right attitudes


Going green

Sustainability rises in importance as storage and computing requirements increase


Firms must block unwanted research under Mifid II

The Financial Conduct Authority backed Esma’s demands in its final Mifid II report


Webinar: Data integrity and how innovation can provide a new control framework

Our latest webinar, hosted in association with Gresham Tech, drills down into some of the potential pitfalls managers face when


Unlocking operational alpha

Often-overlooked workflow management technology may hold the key to crucial collaboration


How will automation shake up compliance?

RegTech advancements are easing workflows and opening up new opportunities to impress investors


Build, buy or rent?

HFMTechnology explores the myriad options not included in an outdated dichotomy


Where are all the female hedge fund techies?

HFMTechnology explores why women are so massively under-represented in asset management technology roles


The rise of high-frequency information

Will the early bird always catch the alpha and how are firms trying to compete in this rapidly evolving space?


Human risk: training staff on cyber defences

Turning employees into cyber soldiers




Trump administration targets H-1B visas for tech workers

Additional requirements to prove specialised skills and higher minimum salaries could hit hedge fund tech teams, but others say impact could end up being small


Democratising hedge fund technology

With start-up and ongoing costs associated with certain strategies significant, could a greater culture of sharing resource lead to better outcomes for managers and their investors?


Regulating alternative data

As European regulators grapple with how to supervise this growing part of the sector, there are calls for some legal clarity around big data usage


New products looking to disrupt the sector

HFMTechnology assesses some of the innovations CTOs are likely to see this year from a range of providers


Due for an upgrade? Refresh considerations for CTOs

With technology trends constantly moving forward, CTOs can’t afford to be left behind. We explore some of the key update and legacy issues the industry faces