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Accounting for Online Payment Security as a Practice

Accounting for Online Payment Security as a Practice

Vennard Wright, CIO, WSSC (Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission)

Supporting Investor Behavior with Innovative Technology and Gamification

Supporting Investor Behavior with Innovative Technology and Gamification

Eileen Alden, Senior Vice President, Head of Portfolio Strategies, U.S. Bank

Upgrading Your Digital Business

Upgrading Your Digital Business

James Eichmann, Chief Data Officer, Billtrust

A Lesson in Analytics: How Data Can Elevate Student Achievement

A Lesson in Analytics: How Data Can Elevate Student Achievement

Nick Montgomery, Chief Research Officer, PeopleAdmin

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Algo-Logic Systems: Time Is Money

Algorithmic or algo trading became popular following the computerization of trading in American financial markets in the 1970s. Since then, stock exchanges have witnessed innovative electronic trading trends. In recent years, the practice of do-it-yourself algorithm trading has become widespread. Today, hedge funds are crowdsourcing algorithms from amateur programmers for writing the most profitable code. The practice has been made possible due to high-speed Internet and the development of new generation computers at relatively cheap prices. Appropriate computer software is very important to ensure accurate and effective execution of the trade orders.

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Innovation through New Technologies

Innovation through New Technologies

Daniel Friel, CIO, International Securities Exchange Holdings, Inc.

At ISE, we use cloud computing as an innovation platform to support our research and development efforts and explore opportunities before bringing them to market. Given the latency requirements around operating a financial marketplace, the cloud is not a feasible alternative for our core production

Five Ways to Build Wealth Management Relationships in a Digital Era

Five Ways to Build Wealth Management Relationships in a Digital Era

Bill Martin, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, INTRUST Bank

Current and emerging technologies are empowering advisors to enhance collaboration, simplify onboarding, customize portfolios in scale, enrich client communications, and improve investor outcomes.

Five Pillars of Modern Electronic Trading

Five Pillars of Modern Electronic Trading

Kathryn Zhao, Global Head of Electronic Trading, Cantor Fitzgerald

Explosion of fintech partnerships, data, analytics, cloud computing, and other digital technologies has dramatically enhanced private equity firms’ ability to streamline core business processes.

Taking a Transformative Leap with Big Data

Taking a Transformative Leap with Big Data

Saro Jahani, CIO, Direct Edge

As in other industries, technology is making business much faster and this will continue to be a big story in capital markets in 2014.However, speed requires stability. At Direct Edge, I have developed and executed against a "Stability and Latency Roadmap." Since stock exchanges are classified by

Technology to Play A Central Role in the Brokers Core Strategy

Technology to Play A Central Role in the Brokers Core Strategy

Chris Ferreri, Chief Operating Officer, HTD

The aggregation of the broker data also provides the broader market with a technology that enables useful insights into the municipal market.

Blockchain: Where Are We Headed?

Blockchain: Where Are We Headed?

Joshua Q. Israel Satten, Director, Sapient Global Markets [NASDAQ:SAPE]

Blockchain technology is becoming more divergent. A technology that’s come into the public conscience per the creation of Bitcoin.

Set Financial Goals that Drive Shareholder Value

Set Financial Goals that Drive Shareholder Value

Henk P. Derksen, SVP, Finance & CFO, Belden

We believe that by focusing on four financial goals, alignment across functions can be attained.

The Surging Appetite for Cloud-Based Services

The Surging Appetite for Cloud-Based Services

David Easthope, SVP, Celent

Ever changing, wearing a lot of hats. A CIO must be a master of the present and a predictor of the future.

2017 and Beyond: How Asset Management is Preparing for the Digital Future

2017 and Beyond: How Asset Management is Preparing for the Digital Future

David K Donovan, SVP, Sapient Global Markets

The asset management Industry is grappling with a number of issues. A combination of the current low interest environment, alongside the digital tsunami, shifting demographics.

Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Commodity Trading?

Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Commodity Trading?

Shane Randolph, Managing Director, Opportune LLP

While immediate projects are focusing on middle and back office activities, front office trading activities will likely have the largest disruption over the longer term.

Custom Development for Increased Sales

Custom Development for Increased Sales

Brent Bailey, CIO, GPS Capital Markets

​There has been a widespread evolution in the financial industry since 2002, in regards to software and hardware.

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