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Upcoming Webinar: How to get value from unstructured data: new approaches, tools and capabilities

Date: 19 January 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Unstructured data volumes are huge, varied in type, and ready to be tapped to gain business value. While the theory is sound, the practicalities of capturing, managing, analysing and benefitting from unstructured data can be challenging, but there are…

Upcoming Webinar: Deploying knowledge graphs in the real data management world

Date: 16 November 2021 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Knowledge graphs that link data across a wide and diverse range of sources, incorporate both structured and unstructured data, visualise connected data, and provide in-depth contextual search capabilities that deliver business insight without moving data offer great potential for…

Lack of Digital Skills and Maturity Restrict Transformation in Financial Markets

Data management functions in the finance sector, such as data collection, integration, and automation, are constrained by a severe lack of digital skills and maturity, despite leadership awareness of the importance of an effective data strategy. While a lack of skills is widely acknowledged across capital markets, a report from Encompass, a provider of automated…

FSB and IMF Report on G20 Data Gaps Initiative

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have published their Sixth Progress Report – Countdown to December 2021 on the implementation of the Second Phase of the G20 Data Gaps Initiative (DGI-2). The report highlights significant progress in closing identified policy relevant data gaps during phases 1 and 2 of the Data…

Scotiabank Partners Google Cloud to Accelerate Global Data and Analytics Strategy

Scotiabank has made a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to increase the bank’s cloud-first commitment and accelerate its global data and analytics strategy. As a Scotiabank trusted cloud partner for data and analytics, Google Cloud will help create a more personal and predictive banking experience for Scotiabank customers in the Americas and across the globe….

Recorded Webinar: Best practices for metadata management

Metadata has become central to financial firms as a means of enriching, discovering and effectively using both business and technical data. Its management is equally important, particularly in capital markets applications such as data lineage and data governance, which require a clear view of data and its provenance, and the ability to scale and support…

The Increasing Importance of Data Management for Financial Firms of All Sizes

By Keith Bunnell, Global Head of Data Management Services, Bloomberg. Information has always been the lifeblood of the financial industry. A money manager with more data that provides real insights will have an edge over its competitors. That isn’t new. What is new is the amount of data and the types of data that are…

Substantive Research Notes Strength of Start-Ups in Review of ESG Data Providers

Substantive Research, which released an ESG Provider Dashboard back in June with a view to helping asset managers compare different aspects of ESG data providers and draw up shortlists of companies that meet their needs for ESG data and analytics, has published the findings of an independent survey of the evolving ESG data provider marketplace….

EDM Council Publishes Cloud Data Management Capabilities Framework

The EDM Council has published a Cloud Data Management Capabilities (CDMC) framework that includes a comprehensive set of data management capabilities, standards and best practices for cloud, multi-cloud and hybrid-cloud implementations. It also incorporates automated key controls to protect sensitive data. The framework is available as a free license to EDM Council members and non-members,…

Arabesque Releases AI Powered Asset Management Solution AutoCIO

Arabesque has released AutoCIO, an AI powered asset management solution that can generate and operate millions of customised and sustainable active equity investment strategies. Developed by Arabesque AI, part of the Arabesque Group that also includes Arabesque Asset Management, the solution enables asset managers and investment professionals to configure and build customised active strategies that…