Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (PDT)
Speaker: Michel Debiche, Financial Services Practice Lead at Think Big Analytics
Using huge volumes of historical data from different sources to search for signals and backtest trading strategies is a natural match for Big Data techniques and platforms. By leveraging market data, news, fundamental data, and research reports, and more, financial service organizations can make a meaningful impact on their performance using new open source-based technologies. The need for this now goes far beyond trading groups: Risk managers, compliance officials, regulators, financial technology groups, and enterprise security groups are among those who must test assumptions and scenarios, and then use the intelligence gleaned from historical research to effectively monitor developments in real time across many dimensions.
Date: Friday, April 24, 2014
Location: New York, NY
Speaker: Ron Bodkin (CEO Think Big), Steve Phillpott (HGST), Ann Neidenbach (NASDAQ/OMX) - Big Data Panel
Our annual gathering of the top technology executives, keying off Bloomberg’s own stature as a tech powerhouse. We’ll conduct candid conversations with CTOs and CIOs about security, compliance and innovation, examining how information systems fit into the business plans of key corporations.