What developments can we expect in the financial markets sector and how do they affect trading technology? What is driving the urgency around automation and digitalisation and how are firms managing this? We take a look at some of the main themes discussed impacting the financial markets sector in 2023.
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 09/01/23
“When digital transformation is done right it’s like a caterpillar turning into a butterfly. But when it’s done wrong all you have is a very fast caterpillar.” George Westerman, MIT Sloan initiative on the digital economy.
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 01/12/22
The asset management industry has not been at the forefront of technology innovation. But now digitalisation offers differentiation and resilience against competition. So what is holding the sector back from transformation?
By: Gill Frood
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 07/10/22
Price volatility, reporting challenges, data democratisation. We take a look back at Energy Trading Week 2022 and reflect on the conversations, presentations and panel discussions to tease out our key takeaways.
By: Gill Frood
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 30/09/22
The Better Value Sooner Safer Happier (or SSH) movement is the brainchild of Jon Smart, (author of the bestselling book Sooner, Safer, Happier) and is the culmination of knowledge acquired over 30 years of leading an agile approach to change as a business technologist. BVSSH have successfully codified for the benefit of all in the industry, ...
By: Jon Smart
Category: Industry Insights/ News and EventsDate: 29/04/22
Commodity Trading Week 2022 took place this week, covering all aspects of commodity trading: trade finance, risk, logistics, trading strategies and commodity digitalisation. It was also a chance to meet old friends and make new contacts from the 500 attendees who made the journey into the City for this face to face (and live streaming) event.
By: Gill Frood
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 22/03/22
The ‘power crunch’ of 2022 has put the West’s continued reliance on fossil fuels under the microscope, making the race to find and commission alternative energy sources more urgent than ever before. But that’s only half the picture: without accessible real-time data and advanced analytics it’s hard to trade competitively, given the intrinsic ...
By: Mark Pickering
Category: Industry Insights/ News and EventsDate: 18/10/21
Digiterre was a partner at the recently concluded annual Commodity Trading Week. The conference focussed on Commodities Trading specifically, how new technologies and industry factors influence the marketplace. The main theme across each of the forums was the digitisation of the marketplace – be it in the area of trading, managing your supply chains or risk ...
By: Jeremy Toop
Category: Industry Insights/ News and EventsDate: 28/04/21
We are delighted to inform you that we are an Event Partner at Commodity Trading Week, taking place online on 7-11 June. As an Event Partner, we invite you to join us for a week of learning, discussion and networking. With over 100 speakers sharing their insights and more than 3000 attendees from around the […]
Category: Industry Insights/ Tech InsightsDate: 15/04/21
Financial institutions in Europe are falling behind in the technological arms race. In twenty years of working with financial institutions of all kinds, we have noticed that the most successful firms recognised early on that technology and data would be game changers in the digital age and acted accordingly. Published by Finanical IT< Our CEO ...
By: Ian Murrin
Category: Industry Insights/ News and EventsDate: 30/03/21
Energy and commodities markets pose complex challenges to digital transformation. To compete successfully, businesses need technology teams that develop thoughtful, well-considered strategies, deliver robust, well-structured IT infrastructure and ensure clean, consistent data. But what does this entail in practice?