Accounting for Online Payment Security as a Practice
Vennard Wright, CIO, WSSC (Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission)
Supporting Investor Behavior with Innovative Technology and Gamification
Eileen Alden, Senior Vice President, Head of Portfolio Strategies, U.S. Bank
Upgrading Your Digital Business
James Eichmann, Chief Data Officer, Billtrust
A Lesson in Analytics: How Data Can Elevate Student Achievement
Nick Montgomery, Chief Research Officer, PeopleAdmin
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
Henk P. Derksen, SVP, Finance & CFO, Belden
We believe that by focusing on four financial goals, alignment across functions can be attained.
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.
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.
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.
Brent Bailey, CIO, GPS Capital Markets
There has been a widespread evolution in the financial industry since 2002, in regards to software and hardware.