2019 Sponsors


DataRobot helps enterprises embrace artificial intelligence (AI). Incorporating hundreds of the most powerful open source machine learning algorithms, DataRobot’s platform automates, trains, and evaluates models in parallel, delivering AI applications at scale. DataRobot provides the fastest path to AI success for organizations of all sizes. Learn more at datarobot.com.

Azul Systems is the industry’s only company exclusively focused on Java and the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). We build fully supported, standards-compliant runtimes that help enable Java-based businesses. 

Azul’s Zing® is widely deployed throughout multiple industry sectors, including the finance sector. Its advanced technology delivers ultra-low latency, consistently high performance and predictability, ensuring a fair and high-performance execution platform.

Azul’s Zulu Enterprise delivers fully supported, commercial grade, certified builds of OpenJDK that can be deployed on multiple platforms.

DataArt is a global technology consultancy that designs, develops and supports unique software solutions. Recognized for their deep domain expertise and superior technical talent, our teams create new products, modernize complex legacy systems, and enable vital technology capabilities that create sustained competitive advantage for our clients and drive their success in the marketplace.

We work across all areas of financial services and capital markets with clients that include banks, exchanges, hedge funds, market data providers, ratings agencies, market utilities, insurance companies, fintech, and inter-dealer brokers.

Our background is in bespoke systems development. We work across the entire lifecycle, from reviewing business and IT strategies, advising on problems and opportunities, and building or helping to implement new systems, to re-engineering existing systems. We manage whole project implementations for our clients, with much of the technical work done in one of our 20 offices around the world.

The secret sauce at DataArt is the quality of our more than 2700 consultants and engineers and the solutions they build. Our systems are intuitive, customer-centric, easy to support, flexible, and have the lowest TCO possible. Our solutions work and keep on working; they don’t need to be fixed every day. They don’t shackle the business, but instead power it and give it agility. This devotion to software craftsmanship and quality is why we work here, and why 95% of our clients return to us.

We understand the demanding nature of the industry better than most, and are highly mindful of requirements for confidentiality, security, regulatory compliance, transparency, reporting, risk management, availability, scalability, ease of maintenance, and cost effectiveness.

UnaVista is an award-winning technology platform from the London Stock Exchange Group. UnaVista helps firms to reduce operational and regulatory risk through a range regulatory reporting, reference data and analytics solutions.

As a regulated platform UnaVista helps thousands of firms meet their compliance obligations, reporting more than 8 billion transactions for global regulations including EMIR, MiFID II across all asset classes. UnaVista is in the process of becoming an approved trade repository for SFTR, and helping firms prepare their data and processes with a range of technology and educational led products.

Following the fulfilment of their transaction reporting obligations, UnaVista helps firms make more from their data, with advanced analytics to provide peer-to-peer transaction intelligence and market abuse alerts. UnaVista is also the source for a range of unique global identifiers such as SEDOL and LEI, and offers firms access to new derived alternative data.

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we understand the importance of accurate, deep and insightful information. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuations and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.


S&P Global Market Intelligence a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.

ChartIQ provides software to help the finance world work smarter. The maker of the industry’s most powerful HTML5 financial charts, ChartIQ also delivers Finsemble, a desktop integration platform that links any financial applications together to create smart, modern desktops. ChartIQ’s solutions are built in current web technology to help firms innovate faster, saving them time and money.

Founded in 2012, ChartIQ is a fast-growing firm based in Charlottesville, VA with offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. Some of the largest financial institutions are among ChartIQ’s 300 global customers. For more information, please visit: https://www.chartiq.com.

About SmartStream

SmartStream provides Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions and Managed Services to dramatically transform the middle and back-office operations for financial institutions. Over 1,500 clients, including more than 70 of the World's top 100 banks, 8 of the top 10 asset managers, and 8 of the top 10 custodians rely on SmartStream’s solutions.

SmartStream delivers greater efficiency, automation and control to critical post trade operations including: Reference Data Operations, Trade Process Management, Confirmations and Reconciliation Management, Corporate Actions Processing, Fees and Invoice Management, Cash & Liquidity Management and Compliance Solutions. Used independently or as a suite of solutions and services, clients’ gain a lower cost-per-transaction while reducing operational risk, aiding compliance while improving customer service levels.

For more information about SmartStream visit: www.smartstream-stp.com

Synechron is a leading Digital IT Consulting firm and is working to Accelerate Digital initiatives for banks, asset managers, and insurance companies around the world. We achieve this by providing our clients with innovative solutions that solve their most complex business challenges and combining Synechron’s unique, end-to-end Digital, Business Consulting, and Technology services. Based in New York, the company has 18 offices around the globe, with over 8,000 employees producing over $500+M in annual revenue. For more information on the Company please visit the website or our LinkedIn community.

Since 1992, Kingland's managed solutions have helped data-intensive, highly-regulated clients connect and protect their businesses. Kingland develops and manages enterprise-class software solutions using its Kingland Platform and teams of data and technology experts. Clients in the banking and capital markets, public accounting, insurance, and retail industries look to Kingland to create solutions to manage data, risk, compliance, customer insight and more. The Kingland Platform is a highly secure, cloud-optimized software platform that includes enterprise data management, text analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning, and workflow and compliance management capabilities. For more information, please visit www.kingland.com.