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Japan brings in high speed trading rules

Japan brings in high speed trading rules

19 May 2017  |  7462 views  |  0 comments

Japan's financial services watchdog is to introduce new rules that will require high frequency trading firms to register with the regulator and demonstrate that they have proper risk management processes in place.

Banks must get on AI bandwagon now – new Finextra research

Banks must get on AI bandwagon now – new Finextra research

19 May 2017  |  13883 views  |  0 comments | 24 tweets | 36 linkedin

Big data, faster processing and cheap storage make it possible to turn the vision of AI in banking, developed over decades, into reality – today. The technology will only improve, and not engaging now would be to run the risk of falling behind never to catch up, finds a new Finextra research paper.

CFTC sets up fintech office

CFTC sets up fintech office

18 May 2017  |  7512 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 5 linkedin

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is setting up a fintech Lab that will work with startups to drag the agency into the digital age.

BNP Paribas leads $63m funding round for Wall Street messaging outfit Symphony

BNP Paribas leads $63m funding round for Wall Street messaging outfit Symphony

16 May 2017  |  5200 views  |  0 comments | 3 tweets | 6 linkedin

Bank messaging platform Symphony Communication Services is looking to expand into Asia after raising $63 million in a funding round led by BNP Paribas.

Strengthening Toronto fintech ecosystem should be top priority - report

Strengthening Toronto fintech ecosystem should be top priority - report

16 May 2017  |  6417 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 9 linkedin

Toronto has the potential to be a strong fintech hub but, without a clear strategy and private and government support, the Canadian city could also see its position in the global pecking order slide, suggests a new report written by Accenture and McMillan.

DTCC to move more applications to the cloud as technology reaches tipping point

DTCC to move more applications to the cloud as technology reaches tipping point

15 May 2017  |  5216 views  |  0 comments | 14 tweets | 17 linkedin

The US Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation is to extend its use of cloud computing after deciding that off-premise hosting has surpassed the achievements available via inhouse data centres.

China central bank sets up fintech committee

China central bank sets up fintech committee

15 May 2017  |  12373 views  |  0 comments | 14 tweets | 38 linkedin

The People's Bank of China has set up a committee that will investigate the impact of fintech on monetary policy and financial markets as well as how big data and AI can be used for regulatory oversight.

Chinese hackers made $3 million trading on confidential M&A data swiped from corporate lawyers

Three Chinese citizens who traded on insider information by hacking into the systems of two New York-based law firms have been fined $8.8 million by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Cinnober acquires defunct market surveillance firm Ancoa

Cinnober acquires defunct market surveillance firm Ancoa

10 May 2017  |  4806 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets | 2 linkedin

Stockholm-headquartered Cinnober has acquires UK-based market surveillance outfit Ancoa, which filed for bankruptcy in 2016 after failing to generate fresh funding.

Hong Kong to tighten cyber-security rules in wake of multiple stock hacks

Hong Kong to tighten cyber-security rules in wake of multiple stock hacks

10 May 2017  |  8644 views  |  0 comments | 14 tweets | 11 linkedin

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission is proposing new rules to strengthen cyber-security controls for stock trading following a spate of hacking incidents that resulted in hundreds of millions of dollars in losses.

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