Alignment Systems take on membership 'for services rendered'
How many new Fixed Income trading venues are there?  A simple question came up recently in a conversation – how many new Fixed Inco...
Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Sunday, 24 February 2019
15.10-15.50 Optimising alpha: increasing and measuring trader value-add
As trading functions become more and more automated, the ability of the trading function to ‘add value’ becomes increasingly important. This session will look beyond the technicalities of execution to discuss how you can equip your traders to add maximum value from an investment implementation and alpha generation perspective.
Talking about Innovation "Innovation, the Italian Job, Machiavelli and 4 songs"
FIX Orchestra front and centre!
Friday, 9 November 2018
Saturday, 27 October 2018
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Thursday, 11 October 2018
Wednesday, 3 October 2018
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Fintech is a field that is expanding and changing rapidly. Recently your author spoke at the SimCorp International User Community Meeting in Milan. The topic was "Front-Office Vendor Consolidation, what it means for the buy-side?"
Wednesday, 5 September 2018
Around the time of the FIX Conference in October 2018 in Sydney, Alignment Systems will be running a private seminar on the current state of FIX. Admission by invitation only. If you are based in Australia or New Zealand and would like to hear more, please get in contact by email - sydney2018 (at) alignment hyphen systems dot com
Saturday, 25 August 2018
An ever keen reader of The Economist, your author noticed
"Jonathan Haidt's work on political intuitions helps explain how the President enrages them. Mr Haidt argues that political intuition is like riding an elephant. The jockey, who represents reason, may think he is in charge, but he sits on top of a more powerful beast, moral intuition, that goes where it will." -- The Economist July 14th "America's Democrats" special report