Feb 20, 2017, 11:47 AM
A leading global asset manager was using the Markit system to master equity securities and wanted to provide the same level of governance to its swaps.
Jan 31, 2017, 10:18 AM
John Heisler recently participated in a project with Viz For Social Good, a platform for data visualization enthusiasts who aspire to empower mission-driven organizations and increase awareness of social issues. Viz for Social Good partnered with the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) to promote the use of visualizations
Jan 31, 2017, 10:04 AM
An independent investment firm with offices in the U.S. and Europe was considering switching its Investment Book of Records (IBOR) from State Street to Clearwater Analytics.Learn how we helped accomplish this process in six months.
Jan 20, 2017, 12:06 PM
Good data analysis and visualization techniques can be applied to anything you’re passionate about, whether its running a business, analyzing sports statistics, or quantifying aspects of the creative process. When executed correctly, tasteful quantitative analysis of creative arts is possible and can help you appreciate the creative process even more!
Jan 17, 2017, 1:07 PM
John Heisler illustrates two ways to build a visualization of the same data. His first process takes about 18 minutes and requires advanced analytics knowledge. The result is a very nice-looking Sankey diagram. His second process takes less than one minute and produces a visualization that makes the data much easier to understand.
Dec 21, 2016, 12:55 PM
How big is your Markit EDM database? If your installation was completed more than a few months ago, there’s a good chance it’s enormous.
Nov 30, 2016, 1:59 PM
How do you build a team that speaks a common language, approaches repetitive tasks in the same way, and ensures that each phase of a large project builds upon the previous phase while working towards the next one? By diagramming.
Oct 26, 2016, 2:47 PM
A Fortune 500 company that provides investment management, insurance, and other financial products was in the process of implementing Markit EDM using an offshore team. The project was in phase one of a multi-phase implementation and already behind schedule. Learn how we got this project back on track.
Oct 26, 2016, 1:55 PM
Many financial service firms struggle with managing data exceptions. If your firm can ask itself these three questions when implementing Markit EDM, it can ensure that your implementation is effective and well-matched to your firm’s exception management process.
Sep 28, 2016, 9:36 AM
This week from the Alteryx Weekly Exercises, we have some XML parsing. XML parsing--all parsing, really-- can be difficult sometimes but the Alteryx XML parsing macro makes is a heck-of-a lot easier... check it out