Banks clash with big three cloud service providers over data security and configuration errors
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Fears over technology dominate Wolfgang Koehler’s list of greatest risks for Mizuho’s EU unit
Intelligent robots can value complex derivatives in minutes rather than hours
Risk USA: failure of big cloud service provider could cause “a very large shock”, says NY Fed exec
Regulator says firms must negotiate access rights to books and premises of providers
As technology increasingly permeates societies, cultures and everyday activities, its integration into people’s lives is having a profound impact on what is expected of people in the workplace. Deloitte examines this evolution of today’s workforce, the…
Negotiating right to audit vendors, including cloud providers, seen as toughest requirement
Can corporate PPAs help smooth European power market transformation?
New machines have big potential in AI, valuations and VAR, but tech giants like IBM need help from practitioners
‘No other way’ to meet demands of FRTB, XVA and other changes, claim proponents
Quant asset manager says it finds more use in orthodox sources of data
The first US clearing mandates came into force last year in three separate phases. While most corporates looked to take advantage of the corporate hedging exemption, Microsoft decided right from the start to voluntarily clear everything
Corporate statement: SunGard
A clearer outlook
Budgets are under pressure, and more and more firms are opting for a single platform provider for all their compliance software needs. Victoria Pennington looks at which companies they are turning to, and why
Grid computing was seen as the answer to resource-intensive risk management tasks, such as derivatives pricing, scenario simulation and stress testing. But some firms are now looking at cloud computing - vast collections of computing and data resources…
Microsoft and its partners have launched a new package of solutions to help firms comply with the main challenges of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid).
A handful of companies are exploring how markets can improve decision-making, while academics are using futures trading to predict influenza outbreaks. Prediction markets have come a long way since the collapse of a controversial Pentagon-funded project…
Options pricing systems vendor SuperDerivatives has launched an upgrade of its SD-FX system, according to RiskNews’ sister publication, Dealing With Technology .
Faster-than-expected advances in electronic derivatives trading have forced inter-dealer broker Icap to step up plans to launch its own electronic swaps trading platform.
The International Securities Exchange (ISE) has enhanced its OM Click Trade front end so that it can route members’ orders to any U.S options exchange, reports Risknews’ sister publication Trading Technology Week .
US software company Microsoft has broken ranks with other leading technology providers by announcing its intention to end employee compensation using stock options.