Tuesday, October 27, 2020

BBVA creates global head of data role

BBVA has installed veteran David Puente as global head of data. Read more: www.finextra.com

Big Data Analytics and the Future of Retail

Did you know that the two top-sellers right before a hurricane hits are beer and Strawberry Pop-Tarts? Or that demand for books increases when the weather starts to get colder? Read More: www.hpcwire.com

Goldman Sachs Investment Partners leads $44m round for fintech business Plaid

Goldman Sachs Investment Partners has led a $44m financing round for venture capital-backed fintech ecosystem business Plaid Technologies.

Big data in financial markets is getting the ‘FinTech’ treatment

Within the silos of incumbent financial services, so-called FinTech companies are good at picking off one thing only and doing it well. Read more: www.newsweek.com

Welcome to the era of ‘datanomics’

Katsuaki Sato runs a US$200 million company and is a big thinker. He discusses the value of money and the economic revolution that’s just started. Read more: www.techinasia.com

NetScout to move into Big Data analytics with dual July launch

Operators could enable new raft of services and capabilities in IoT era if they can aggregate, analyse and customise subscriber and network data. Read More: the-mobile-network.com

Data analytics: the next move for transaction banking

Detailed analysis presented by Mohit Walia. Read more: www.finextra.com

Big data analytics to reach $16b industry by 2025

K.S. Viswanathan, Vice President, Nasscom, said the sector was expected to grow at CAGR (compounded annual growth rate) of 26 percent over next five years. Read More: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Big data and the cloud: It’s not even that scary

Don't believe the marketeers, big data is not that scary. Read more: www.theregister.co.uk

FinTech startup powering Thomson Reuters’ investment tool

A Boston-based financial tech startup got a big boost Tuesday when Thomson Reuters unveiled a new data tool that's based on its technology. Read more: www.bizjournals.com