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Technical Deep Dive: Optimize Execution Quality with Cloud Data, Python and Streaming Analytics

Date Recorded: Thursday, November 15, 2018 The availability of vast databases of tick-by-tick market data combined with the latest generation of streaming analytics software creates new ways for traders and portfolio managers to find alpha. This webinar is a follow up to our November 1, 2018 webinar in which our panel discusses new approaches to the old problems of optimised execution, the role of new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) in improvement,…

Webinar: Optimize Execution Quality with Cloud Data, Python and Streaming Analytics

Trade execution is critical to competitive advantage, so how can it be optimised, what challenges does it present and what types of approaches and technologies can firms implement to resolve any problems? This webinar will consider new approaches to the old problems of optimised execution, the role of new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) in improvement, and how to implement and integrate tools and technologies to build an efficient and cost-effective technology stack. It…

Panopticon 17.1 Now Available

Altair Corporation today announced the general availability of version 17.1 of the Panopticon Streaming Analytics Platform. The release incorporates numerous improvements to data connectivity, visualizations, and time series analytics capabilities. It also includes a more streamlined user interface and enhanced deployment capabilities for the Panopticon Streams stream processing component of the Platform. The release is available to all Panopticon license holders now. In particular, Panopticon 17.1 includes: New data connector for kdb+ and kdb+tick for…

Buy Side or Sell Side, Is Real Time Analytics on Your Side? A look at how all capital markets firms can benefit from streaming analytics

By Peter Simpson, VP of Streaming Analytics at Altair Panopticon What better reason than a historic week of intense market volatility to make us pause and spend some time on a favorite topic of brokers, fund managers and researchers alike… data analytics.  Real-Time streaming analytics, to be precise. The calm waters that had existed for months on Wall Street came to an abrupt end last week, as we witnessed the worst market losses since…

Interactive Kafka Streaming Processing & Visual Analytics Workshop – London

Peter Simpson is Vice President of Streaming Analytics and is responsible for driving the vision and strategy for the company’s visual data discovery solutions. Prior to Datawatch, Peter was Product Manager at Instant Information, a provider of news analytics solutions to trading desks. He also held analytical roles at HSBC Global Markets within Technology, Equities and Research for several years. Peter holds a MSc in Info Systems Engineering and a BSc in…

Credit Unions Improved Operational Efficiency, Collaboration and Gained Analytic Insights by Making Data Preparation the Linchpin of Their Data Strategy

More than 800 Credit Unions turn to Datawatch to streamline creation of actionable insights and valuable analyses out of the abundance of data they collect every day about their members and their operations. Credit Union Management Magazine (CUES) recently published an article “Leveraging an Analysis Tool” by Richard Gamble that put the spotlight on two Credit Unions (Vermont State Employees Credit Union and Schools Financial Credit Union) and the cutting-edge data…

New Study Identifies the Fundamental Challenges That Prevent Organizations from Trusting Their Data

Why executives aren’t leveraging analytics to inform critical business decisions and how to change that. Data analytics can be every company’s greatest asset. It can help corporations drive customer growth, increase productivity, and manage risks. Well, at least in theory. Just like you need to trust your co-workers, your employees, your peers and your partners, in order for analytics to yield the intended benefits, business leaders need to trust the data they have so they…

Risk Dashboard of the Year for 2018!

Imagine Software embedded Panopticon visual analytics into its real-time portfolio, risk management, and regulatory solutions to provide its customers with comprehensive visibility into positions, trading activity, and intra-day risk.  Buy-side and sell-side customers use these dashboards to improve portfolio performance, perform stress tests and limits monitoring, and aggregate firm-wide risk. Imagine Software is a Panopticon Partner. Risk.net named Imagine’s Panopticon-powered dashboard as the Risk Dashboard…

Altair Panopticon Joins Confluent Partner Program

BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Altair Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) today announced that it has become a Technology Partner in the Confluent Partner Program. Confluent has verified that the Panopticon Streaming Analytics platform properly integrates with and supports Confluent Platform and Apache Kafka® along with Kafka’s Streams API. Confluent, provider of the leading streaming platform based on Apache Kafka, designed its partner program to enable a rapidly growing ecosystem around Kafka and Confluent. It…

Improving Self-Service Analytics by Harnessing the Data Swarm

NOTE: This post originally appeared on Dataversity.net and was written by Author at Dataversity, Jennifer Zaino. “Self-Service Analytics is great because it empowers business people,” said Frank Moreno, VP of Worldwide Marketing at Datawatch. But as the trend has taken off, so have disconnected data silos that create challenges in understanding Data Provenance, modifications, and currency. So, as business users worked with reporting or visualization tools such as Tableau, there often was no way…