Analysis

Blockchain practicalities move up the agenda

Feedback to the Financial Conduct Authority’s discussion paper highlights next steps for distributed ledger technology


Pressure mounts over regulators’ cyber-security

Letters from the MFA to the NFA and the CFTC urge the regulators to rethink their data security

Mapping research management services

Exclusive research by HFMTechnology provides a comprehensive view of the main vendors and their services



The Wild West

Technology leaders at HFM’s recent US summit predicted anarchistic chaos at the frontier of the future


OMS providers insist they are on track for Mifid II trade reporting

But CTOs remain concerned about getting ready for the Mifid II January deadline


Managing research under Mifid II

For the first time, many firms will have to monitor and measure the true value of research; meeting the challenge requires brand new solutions


Watching the watchmen

The winds of regulatory change blow only towards greater information disclosure, which makes security breaches at the agencies all the more worrying


The word on the street

All the tech talk you might have missed at HFM’s European Operational Leaders Summit


Mapping the data landscape

How much do you need to know about alternative sources of alpha?


Golden opportunities

HFMTechnology visits hedge funds in The Golden State to see what’s trending in techtopia


A shared future

A special news report analyses why mutualised compliance solutions are becoming more attractive methods of managing regulatory demands


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


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