CryptoCompare Launches New Historical Data Product on Quandl

CryptoCompare has launched a new historical data product on the Quandl platform that will enable institutional investors to monitor the nascent digital asset class and assess investment opportunities using a trusted data source. Read more »

Take Control of Cloud Data or Risk Loss or Non-Compliance, 4sl Warns Financial Services Organisations

Financial services organisations need to pay close attention to how their cloud providers back-up data, or risk significant data loss or even non-compliance, 4sl has warned. According to IDC, by 2025 49 percent of the 175 zettabytes of data worldwide will be stored in public cloud environments as organisations realise the benefits of using IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. Read more »

Equifax reveals quality of data is top priority for credit industry in 2020 and beyond

Improving data and the quality of decisions are two of the top strategic priorities for credit management professionals in the next three years. A new study of credit management professionals from Equifax Ignite reveals nearly three quarters (72%) believe there is scope for future improvement of data analytics at their current companies. Read more »

Solactive expands its engagement in ESG data providers by placing strategic investment into German start-up right.based on science

Solactive concluded its strategic investment in scientific climate data start-up right. based on science. The Frankfurt-based company’s software enables clients to measure the contribution of a company or a portfolio to climate change. Backed by the peer-reviewed XDC Economic Climate Impact Model, results are expressed tangibly and easy to interpret in °C. The software features scenario analysis and a variety of use cases ranging from portfolio... more Read more »

EquiLend: Five New Counterparties Join NGT Securities Finance Trading Platform

EquiLend, the global technology company for the securities finance, collateral and swaps industries, announced the addition of five new counterparties to its NGT securities finance trading platform: DZ Bank AG, E*Trade, Janney Montgomery Scott, Matsui Securities and TD Ameritrade. NGT is EquiLend’s multi-asset class trading platform for the securities finance marketplace, on which more than 100 firms worldwide are now actively trading. Read more »

Additional Participants Join CLS’s DLT Bilateral Payment Netting Service

CLS, a market infrastructure delivering settlement, processing and data solutions, today announces that Actinver, BNP Paribas, Citibank and J.P. Morgan are live on CLSNet, a standardized, automated bilateral payment netting calculation service for over 120 currencies operating on a distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform.    Read more »

Refinitiv announces availability of Tick History data on Google Cloud

Building on its commitment to the delivery of data on the cloud, Refinitiv today announces the launch of its Tick History dataset on Google Cloud Platform (GCP), enabling customers to access, q Read more »

Kneip appoints Calum Muskett as Chief Commercial Officer

 Kneip, the global leader in fund data management, is today announcing that it has appointed Calum Muskett as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer.   Muskett joins from ICIS, a RELX PLC Company, where he achieved worldwide success in delivering considerable revenue and profit growth, building valuable commercial partnerships and creating new channel strategies. Prior to this, Muskett worked with various leading financial business intelligence... more Read more »

IHS Markit and MSCI Establish ESG Index Collaboration

IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced a collaboration with MSCI that enables MSCI’s Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) rating and research data to be applied in the broad range of fixed income and credit indices from IHS Markit. Read more »

RIMES Technologies Corporation secures investment from global investment firm EQT

RIMES, the global leader in Managed Data Services for financial institutions, has today announced a deal with global investment firm EQT. EQT will make a significant growth investment and together with Christian Fauvelais, RIMES’ CEO, President and Co-Founder, EQT will support and accelerate execution of the Company’s strategic vision. Read more »

Refinitiv Report on Transformation of Wealth Management – Five Trends for 2020 and Beyond

Building on its commitment to connect and empower the global financial community by harnessing proprietary data and analytics designed to add greater client value, Refinitiv today announced the findings of its ‘Transformation of Wealth Management – Five Trends for 2020 and Beyond’ report in collaboration with Aite Group.  According to the report, key trends shaping today’s wealth management industry include: data and analytics, digitalization,... more Read more »

Equity Analysts and Portfolio Managers Gain Unrivaled Access to Transactional Data Through New Research Tool

 ARM Insight, the leading provider of actionable insights from financial data, today announced the availability of registration for the company’s upcoming launch of its Enlightmint research tool. Qualified equity analysts and portfolio managers may now register to be one of the first to take advantage of the tremendous insight provided through millions of consumer transactions across more than 1,600 companies and 430 tickers.   Read more »

Refinitiv pledges FX brokerage to support Australian bushfire relief efforts

Refinitiv, one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, announced today they will donate 100% of brokerage fees from global AUD turnover for three full trading days from 9am Tuesday 4 February to 9am Friday 7 February (AEST) to a range of accredited Australian charities to support the volunteer firefighters and communities impacted by the recent bushfires. This turnover is inclusive of spot, forwards, swaps... more Read more »

Refinitiv Announces the Launch of the Future of Sustainable Data Alliance

Building on its commitment to drive positive change through its data and insight, Refinitiv has today announced the launch of the Future of Sustainable Data Alliance (The Alliance) in conjunction with the World Economic Forum, United Nations, IIF, OMFIF, Tsinghua University, ASIFMA, GFMA, Climate Bonds Initiative, FinTech4good, Everledger, Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, Bank of Africa-BCME, GoImpact and other founding member... more Read more »

App Annie Unveils the State of Mobile for 2020 in a New Report

App Annie, the mobile data and analytics company helping brands and publishers win on mobile, today released The State of Mobile 2020 report. This annual appraisal provides insight into mobile’s expansive impact across industries and the global economy, highlighting publishers and brands that are outperforming their peers. Key findings in this report: Read more »


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