Trends in Asset Management

Trends in Asset Management Asset managers face an existential crisis as they confront the ending of a six-year rise in asset prices. What does the future hold for the sector? Christopher O’Dea inquires The main trends affecting the asset management industry now contain existential challenges to core investment theory and the business model. Rising asset […]

Trends in Wealth Management

To gain a distinctive view into the experiences of both customers and advisors as the wealth management industry faces change, Forbes Insights, in partnership with Temenos, surveyed more than 60 wealth managers all over the world and 35 High- Net Worth (HNW) clients about the evolving banking encounter —how they convey, their needs and the […]

Benefits of robo advice

Benefits of Robo Advice according to ESMA Robo advice has had a major impact on the wealth management industry. Several wealth managers have already started a robo advice alternative; others are or have a choice in development reviewing strategic options. Measures for Wealth Managers Wealth management companies assessing their choices associated with robo advice should assess five essential factors: 1. Alternatives will be developed in […]

Empirica in the press – ‘The age of robots … ‘

On the first of July 2014 large polish economic magazine Puls Biznesu published an article “The age of robots comes to Warsaw Stock Exchange’. Article is quoting, among others, Empirica’s representatives speaking on the topic of the growth of algorithmic trading in Poland. Excerpts below. ‘Popularization of algorithmic trading on conferences like this one is step in […]

Empirica holds workshop on Warsaw Stock Exchange

Algorithmic trading workshop took place on 27th of July 2013 as a part of the second conference held by economic magazine ‘Puls Biznesu’ and Warsaw Stock  Exchange. Michał Różański, representing Empirica, held workshop on the practical aspects of selecting tools for algorithmic trading by financial institutions. He stressed and covered in detail, especially one aspect of […]

Artificial intelligence in FinTech

FinTech : It is just starting FinTech sector is producing businesses with scalable products and has seen rapid growth over the past few years. Senior executives at banks are responding to the challenge these companies have started by setting their own incubators up to capture this high-speed initiation. Technology was once centralised, with companies being […]

Empirica founds IT Corner association to support local entrepreneurship!

Empirica, along with several other software companies based in Wroclaw, has founded the IT Corner association. IT Corner aims at supporting the development of local IT enterprises, tightening the cooperation among small and medium size high-tech sector companies and developing project and product synergies between organization members. IT Corner will pursue it goals by: organization of […]

Empirica with lecture at ‘Algorithmic Trading Conference’

Conference on the subject of ‘Algorithmic Trading’ was held at Warsaw Stock Exchange headquarters on the 28th of February 2013. The event was open by the WSE president, Adam Maciejewski. Among the invited guests were: Peter Van Kleef, Lakeview Capital president Michal Rozanski, CEO of Empirica Andrzej Endler, CEO of M10 Michal Kobza, Warsaw Stock Exchange. […]

Why Robo?

Why Robo? With the advent of Automated Digital Wealth Management options (aka robo advisers), the conventional wealth management industry is facing perhaps its most tumultuous threat since low-cost online stock trading emerged in the mid 1990’s The Millennial generation’s predisposition to “do-it-yourselfthrough-an-app” Availability of highly credible digital wealth management options Providing scalable advice Suffering in […]

Apache Spark Software Development FinTech

Apache Spark – fast big data processing

Businesses are using Hadoop widely to analyze their data sets. The reason is that Hadoop framework is founded on a straightforward programming model (MapReduce) and it enables a computing solution that is scalable, flexible, fault-tolerant and economical. Here, the main issue would be to keep speed in waiting time to run the program and processing […]