Expert analysis and news covering the financial information and technologymarkets
WatersTechnology has, since 1983, provided insight on technology and data that investment banks, exchanges, asset managers and hedge funds use to manage their day-to-day operations.
Coverage spans the whole spectrum of financial technology, from security, data, regulation and compliance, to competitive analysis, organisational and business change. Each of these topics is covered in depth through a global series of events, including summits, awards, briefings, webinars and roundtables.
Financial technology market
The global financial technology industry is a large and rapidly changing market with expenditure in the global financial industry estimated at £130bn, and fintechinvestments expected to grow at 18% per annum. This fast moving market is characterised by consolidation, new entrants, new products and new technologies.
The use of technology and data underpins every aspect of day-to-day operations in financial institutions, including, for example, compliance around executed trades, cyber-risk threats, and increasing regulatory requirements. Our focus on this market is two-fold:
- Technology: As disruptive technologies emerge and existing ones evolve, there is a need for capital markets firms to clarity their investments in each. Technology vendors and financial institutions rely on us to inform them about how buy-side and sell-side firms select, buy, and implement technologies and manage the associated risks. We also provide strategic support to vendors on product development and strategy.
- Data: Market data volumes continue to grow and increase in complexity. Chief data officers need to understand how their peers are managing, structuring and integrating data, improving its quality, and reporting on it. Given the large budgets involved, market and reference data specialists value and rely on the independent analysis and insight we provide through our brands.
Our understanding and coverage of trading technology and data, as well as the broader FinTechmarket supports the business critical information needs of our customers.
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The guiding principle of our data & information services is exceptional quality of content. With so much changing in the markets we cover, our customers need trusted, detailed intelligence and analysis on what this means for their companies, careers, clients, and competitors.
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Sponsored surveys, syndicated or custom research programs provide deep insight into customer needs and detailed analyses on market developments and trends.
White papers & practitioner guides: specialist source for analyst reports, market trends, white papers and case studies.
Our long-established portfolio of branded annual events range from must-attend summits & congresses to industry-focused awards and rankings. These specialist events enable experts and peers to engage in community-led networking and learning.
Summits & Congresses
Global portfolio of annual events developed in partnership with editorial teams and following months of research. Two main categories: country/region-specific or audience/topic specific.
Industry-led Awards & Rankings
Global series of glittering award ceremonies, recognising and celebrating excellence, and showcasing the best in the industry.
Annual rankings identify top dealers, vendors, brokers and banks as voted for by peers and relevant market experts.
A series of technical courses aimed at senior executives and future leaders.
Digital & Niche Events
Focused webinars, roundtables, and briefings keep our geographically diverse audience up to date with specialist topics on technological change, regulation and compliance.
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