Thought Leadership

Our perspectives on recent industry developments and key issues in trading technology.

Outsourced Trading: Why Specialist Providers Need Specialist Technology

For those who follow buy-side trends, the rapid rise of outsourced trading – enlisting an outside provider to take on some or all of a firm’s trading activities – has been one of the most fascinating developments in recent memory. While the model has been around for some time, it

Staffing Amid the Saas Boom: How Tech Vendors Can Keep Pace

The financial services industry’s long march to the cloud is accelerating, and the reverberations are being felt in all corners. The rapid adoption of fully SaaS-based trading systems has been one of the major trends in the front-end technology space over the past few years. Plenty of ink has been

Economics: A Major Motivator for Managers’ Cloud Moves

Research reports and market statistics tell us that cloud computing and the SaaS delivery model have arrived in the enterprise and are here to stay. One example is a recent report from IDG based on a global, cross-industry survey it conducted with 1,000 executives. Respondents said that by mid-2018, 80%



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