Securities Technology Handbook / Edition 1

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This desk reference provides IT professionals in the securities indust ry with information about the latest technologies for improving effici ency and prediction. Securities Technology Handbook is geared toward all levels of technology management and financial services management responsible for developing and implementing cutting-edge technology.

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Provides financial and technology management professionals with a guide to technology and trends in the securities industry. After discussing fundamental technologies such as portfolio management systems, investment performance systems, and logging monitoring, the authors look at general financial services technologies. Including topics related to the Internet, the material covers high-performance network design, applications of GIS technology, n-tier design, e- commerce, and Internet banking. Also included is a brief product guide. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780849399916
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/30/1998
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 608
  • Product dimensions: 6.45 (w) x 9.52 (h) x 1.25 (d)

Table of Contents

Brave New World for Financial Services
Technology Trendlines: What Can We Expect in the Future?
Financial Services and the Internet
Introduction to E-Commerce
Technology and Productivity
Year 2000 Implications
Year 2000 Solutions
The Coming Crisis in Handling Euromoney.
Technology and Security
Data Mining, Data Warehousing, and Databases
ActiveX or CORBA/JavaBeans
Technology in Securities
Internet Trading
Using Online Resources for Research
Building the Global Trading Floor
State-of-the-Art Trading System Technology
Neural Networks for Financial Forecasting
Technology of the Exchanges
Make or Buy: Portfolio Management, Accounting, and Trading Systems
Guide to Proprietary Information Resources
The Securities Intact
Building a Money Management Systems
Tools for Risk Management
The Delivery of Securities Data Using Internet Technologies
Securities Product Watch

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