Euclid Opportunities, the financial technology investment business of NEX Group, has invested in institutional research outfit RSRCHXchange.
ING and Societe Generale have teamed up with commodity trading house Mercuria to test the use of blockchain technology for a live oil trade.
Northern Trust has engaged with IBM on the commercial deployment of blockchain technology for the private equity market.
BNY Mellon is looking to staff up a new team with a mandate to investigate business disruptive emerging technologies such as blockchain, AI and robotics.
Some of Wall Street's biggest firms have participated in a $15 million financing round for capital markets software house OpenFin.
Euronext is to roll out a block trading services for large in scale orders in European equities using technology from New York-based AX Trading.
A Swiss online bank is introducing a virtual reality trading application which uses a VR helmet to create a a 360° trading wall for users to monitor the markets and make trades with a glance.
Machine intelligence, not blockchain or cloud technology, will have the biggest impact on the exchange industry, predicts new Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman.
Turkey's İşbank is adding stock exchange transactions, complete with real-time data feeds and technical analysis tools, to its popular mobile banking app, İşCep.
The Hong Stock Exchange has laid out plans for a major overhaul of its technology infrastructure, culminating - inevitably - in a pledge to explore the potential of blockchain technologies and cloud computing in the post-trade arena.
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