Carly Minsky

In pictures: HFM European Technology Awards 2017

Honouring the industry’s most innovative tech providers



Dr Sandra Watcher

The impact of GDPR

Dr Sandra Wachter, lawyer and postdoctoral researcher working on data ethics, demystifies the impact GDPR



Grant Fuller

Artificial intelligence: helping answer investors’ questions

AI researcher Grant Fuller of Blue Lion Research on how to get ahead of the



Secret CTO

Secret CTO: Fix your foundations for free

An anonymous head of security rallies against high-cost cybersecurity consultants and explains how to manage



Valerie Bannert-Thurner

The surveillance solution

Compliance, IR and operational efficiency are all better managed with surveillance technology, argues Valerie Bannert-Thurner,



Joe Hancock

No more excuses under GDPR

Mishcon de Reya’s Joe Hancock highlights a number of open questions around the upcoming European



Thomas Dionysopoulos

The fashion factor

Huge hype around machine learning for investment strategies is just another example of a dominant



Bijesh Amin

Three shades of grey market data

Extracting value from market data requires understanding where it falls on a visibility spectrum; the



Carly Minsky

Tech Talk: Altana Wealth

Bitcoin enthusiasts at Altana Wealth share their insights on blockchain’s potential



Secret CTO

Secret CTO: Modular systems make your life easier

Microservices and DevOps provide much-needed transparency and control, argues our anonymous columnist


Jacob Rusek

How to improve your data management

Steve Cheng, SVP, global head of Data Management Solutions at RIMES, argues that the costs


Carly Minsky

Tech Talk: Women in tech

Eze Castle's Dara Sue sits down with HFM Technology


Amal Robleh

Why hedge funds need mobile services

FIS’s Wayne Riches offers five reasons why firms should be considering more mobile solutions


Secret CTO

Secret CTO: Hire people who get things done

Our anonymous columnist explains how he gets around the commonly cited difficulties recruiting the right


Carly Minsky

Secret CTO: Is Bloomberg really best of breed?

This month an anonymous CTO calls for a comprehensive evaluation of various data providers


Andrew Scala

Getting your Mifid 2 RPA ready

Andrew Skala, business manager for research solutions at Bloomberg, offers some tips to unbundling ahead


David Hand

The danger of not seeing what isn’t there

Winton Capital Management chief scientific adviser and Imperial College professor David Hand explains why selection


Secret CTO

Secret CTO: Picking up the Slack

Replacing internal email with a communications hub can dramatically improve productivity, argues April’s anonymous contributor


Tom Pfister

The unabated rise of RegTech

Thomas Pfister, global head of regulatory reporting solutions at Confluence, highlights the speed at which


Denis Baranov

5 things hedge funds should know about blockchain

The ‘game-changing’ technology must be top of the tech agenda for fund managers, argues DataArt’s


Secret CTO

Fighting the data monopoly

Our Secret CTO warns that the industry is paying too much for various data capabilities