Entries by Matt Pick

Examining the Rules of Valuation for Investment Managers

An Analysis of Buy-side Rules and Regulations Governing Valuation Control, Performance and Risk Analytics

At Xenomorph we are always looking to stay one step ahead of our clients’ requirements for data management solutions. To do that we aim to maintain a close understanding not only of their core business operations (across front, middle and back-office functions) but also their regulatory obligations.…

EDM in the Cloud: Understanding the Business Case

The economic case for cloud services is more complex than first meets the eye. Comparing any in-house supported technology to one delivered as a cloud service is inherently fraught with subjectivity; depending on your point-of-view and assumptions one could argue the business case for either side.…

No Data Point is an Island

Modelling Data Dependencies

Across the capital markets universe there are a myriad of complex interdependencies always in play. Whether it’s the relationship between an index and its constituents, an option and its underlying or an ETF and its benchmark – there are very few data points that are not intrinsically linked to at least one other (if not many more).…

Mizuho Americas Deploys Xenomorph EDM+ on Microsoft Azure

NEW YORK, LONDON AND SINGAPORE: Xenomorph today announced that the securities division of Mizuho Americas, the US-based subsidiary of Mizuho Financial Group, has upgraded to the latest generation of TimeScape EDM+, Xenomorph’s enterprise data management platform running on Microsoft Azure.

Mizuho Americas has been a longstanding user of Xenomorph’s TimeScape platform to normalize, enrich, validate and cleanse all critical data supporting the firm’s trading and risk operations.…

Data Management Summit (DMS) London – 15th March 2017

DMS London 2017

Join Xenomorph’s Brian Sentance at the Data Management Summit (DMS) London on 15th March 2017. Brian will be participating in the panel discussion: “Reviewing the regulatory landscape in volatile and uncertain times — the data management response for 2017” at 11.00.…

Xenomorph Receives Funding from HSBC to Accelerate Growth

NEW YORK, LONDON & SINGAPORE – July 25, 2016 – Xenomorph, a provider of data management technology to banks, investment managers and insurance companies, has announced a significant new funding agreement from HSBC. The funding has enabled the business to accelerate global go-to-market plans for its TimeScape EDM+ financial analytics and data management platform.…

Xenomorph leads EDM with NoSQL integration to MongoDB

Integration provides increased data capabilities and transparency.

NEW YORK, LONDON AND SINGAPORE – May 16, 2016.

Xenomorph, the data and analytics people, today announced that its TimeScape EDM+, Xenomorph’s enterprise data management solution for financial markets, has been integrated with MongoDB, the NoSQL document database.…

Data Management Summit London – 5th May 2016

We had a great day meeting new faces and old friends at the Data Management Summit in London organised by the A-Team.

Borrowing from another interpretation of EDM – electronic dance music – we raffled off a pair of Dr Dre Beats headphones, with the lucky winner being Sally Hinds (pictured below enjoying her own choice of music; although not necessarily the electronic dance variety).…