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FINOS in the News - Financial Times: Platforms vie to become the connective tissue of Wall Street

January 31, 2020

The Financial Times' Richard Henderson recently reported that "Automation of trading has brought a new challenge of integrating disparate systems. Big banks and asset managers are grappling with a common problem: how to link the scores of computer programmes that dominate today’s markets." FINOS, as well as our members: Citi, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Symphony, Wells Fargo, HSBC, OpenFin, ChartIQ, and Glue42 were all mentioned in the article.

FINOS in the News - TechCrunch: Fintech’s next decade will look radically different

January 31, 2020

TechCrunch recently reported that in the next decade, "fintech will become portable and ubiquitous as it moves to the background and centralizes into one place where our money is managed for us," and that with regards to open source, "basic financial services will become simple open-source protocols, lowering the barrier for any company to offer financial products to its customers."

FINOS in the News - CNBC: Goldman Sachs is planning on giving some of its most valuable software to Wall Street for free

November 25, 2019

CNBC recently reported that "Goldman Sachs' spent 14 years developing a platform called Alloy to help it access and analyze the growing set of financial databases being created across the firm. Now Goldman is taking the unusual step of making that program, as well as the language underlying it, available to the rest of Wall Street for free as open-source software in collaboration with a nonprofit called FINOS."

FINOS in the News - Markets Media: Goldman Sachs Open Sources Data Modeling

November 25, 2019

FINOS Director of Programs, Rob Underwood and Executive Director, Gabriele Columbro were recently interviewed by Markets Media about the announcement of Goldman Sachs' contributing an open source project to the Foundation.

FINOS in the News - Business Insider: Wall Street's war for tech talent is ending as rivals like Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs embrace open-source code

November 25, 2019

FINOS and Executive Director Gabriele Columbro were recently featured in a Business Insider article about Wall Street's tech talent "truce" and the Goldman Sachs' open source contribution to the Foundation

FINOS in the News - E-Financial Careers: Morning Coffee: Goldman Sachs is giving things away

November 25, 2019

Goldman Sachs' contribution of the Alloy platform to FINOS was recently featured in the E-Financial Careers Morning Coffee.

FINOS in the News - SD Times Open-Source Project of the Week: Perspective

November 06, 2019

FINOS Open Source Project Perspective was recently named Project of the Week by the Software Development (SD) Times.

FINOS in the News - Women in Finance Awards Preliminary Shortlist

October 21, 2019

Tosha Ellison, FINOS Director of Member Success and Marketing has been recently noted the in the Markets Media shortlist for the upcoming Women in Finance Awards for 2019.

FINOS in the News - Open Innovation in Financial Services: An Interview With FINOS

September 24, 2019

The FINOS team was recently interviewed by Adeva - an exclusive developers' network that helps companies scale engineering teams on demand.

FINOS Members in the News - Desktop App Interoperability: On the Front Lines with RBC and OpenFin

July 18, 2019

Anthony Malakian spent several weeks with FINOS Members RBC Capital Markets and OpenFin to see how desktop app interoperability works in motion.