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, helping clients take their businesses forward. Recognized for their deep domain expertise and superior technical talent, DataArt teams create new products and modernize complex legacy systems that affect technology transformation in select industries.

DataArt has earned the trust of some of the world’s leading brands and most discerning clients, including Nasdaq, Monex, S&P, Harmonic, Apax among others. DataArt brings together expertise of over 3000 professionals in more than 20 locations in the US, Europe, and Latin America.

Domino Data Lab provides an open data science platform to help companies run their business on models. Model-driven companies like Allstate, Dell, and Bayer use Domino to accelerate breakthrough research, increase collaboration, and rapidly deliver high-impact models. Founded in 2013 and based in San Francisco, Domino is backed by Sequoia Capital, Coatue, Bloomberg Beta, and Zetta Venture Partners. To learn more, visit dominodatalab.com.

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.

Charles Schwab Investment Management offers a straightforward lineup of core products and solutions for building the foundation of a portfolio. As one of the industry’s largest and most experienced asset managers, we are a trusted partner for financial professionals, and advocate for investors of all sizes with a steadfast focus on lowering costs and reducing unnecessary complexity.

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.

Tier1 Financial Solutions is a leader in global relationship management software for the financial services industry. It empowers its clients to increase productivity, reduce relationship risk and enhance customer ROI. Tier1 augments the Salesforce platform with a capital markets grade security engine, coverage management and accelerated web and mobile workflows to support the unique requirements of Capital Markets, Corporate & Investment Banking and Investment Management professionals. Trusted by more than 19,000 users worldwide, its flexible, scalable solutions empower collaboration, transparency and communication across the institutional financial ecosystem. For more information, visit www.tier1fin.com.

MDSL are world leaders in Technology Expense Management Solutions, Market Data Management and related services and partner with enterprises to provide clarity, control, compliance, and cost savings across their global technology estates. Our unified expense management platform encompasses categories such as telecoms, cloud services, the Internet of Things and Financial Market Data. By providing best practice procedures, unparalleled visibility of spend and automating time-consuming processes, MDSL help ensure global digital transformations are smooth, secure and cost-effective.

Cinchy is the World’s first Data Collaboration Platform built for the enterprise. Highly-regulated organizations like banks, telcos, and insurers use our network-based architecture to eliminate Data Integration and get full control of their data for the first time ever. The result is the biggest shift in technology delivery since the relational database was launched in 1979. Cinchy was recently selected ‘Best of Show’ at Finovate NYC by 1,500 financial influencers, made ‘Top Pick’ at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, and voted Canadian Fintech Company of the Year for 2020. The Post-App Era in enterprise technology has begun and Data Collaboration is the radical new approach that’s leading the way. Learn more at www.cinchy.com

TP ICAP’s data & analytics division includes Tullett Prebon Information, ICAP Information and PVM Data Services and provides unbiased data products that facilitate trading, enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. We pride ourselves on our rigorous quality assurance processes, which ensure the integrity and robustness of our products.

Vichara has helped some of the world's foremost securities dealers, investment managers, and issuers develop technology platforms for analytics, portfolio management, risk management, data management, modeling and operations. These systems have been used to manage multi-billion dollar positions and associated market, credit, operational and other risks. Vichara's V* solutions for fixed income securities and derivatives provide:

  • Depth & Granularity – e.g., True Loan-level Analysis

  • Risk analytics are built on solid foundation of high quality instrument level analytics with trading accuracy
  • Accuracy, consistency and formality between front office and risk

  • Interoperability – Plug & Play Architecture

  • Incorporate qualitative expert input and not rely alone on model output

  • Customized implementation to provide exactly what a client needs

  • Transparency

  • Significantly lower total cost of ownership

  • High Speed and Scalability (Elastic Compute)