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.
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."
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 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 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.
Goldman Sachs' contribution of the Alloy platform to FINOS was recently featured in the E-Financial Careers Morning Coffee.
FINOS Open Source Project Perspective was recently named Project of the Week by the Software Development (SD) Times.
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.
The FINOS team was recently interviewed by Adeva - an exclusive developers' network that helps companies scale engineering teams on demand.
Anthony Malakian spent several weeks with FINOS Members RBC Capital Markets and OpenFin to see how desktop app interoperability works in motion.