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The mission of Morgan Stanley’s Technology division is to deliver a market-leading technology platform that is secure, resilient, and effective, enabling the Firm to manage its global businesses and serve its clients. We engineer innovative solutions in a complex and rapidly evolving world.
With the rise of financial technology, investment banks like Morgan Stanley must embrace change and leverage technology innovation to make our business stacks more efficient, agile, stable, and able to meet regulatory requirements in diverse global markets. The deployment of Enterprise FinTech will help investment banks establish and maintain flexible and sustainable business models and generate reliable returns for clients and investors.
To be #1 in a trading business, you need to be #1 in technology. Competition demands continuous focus and innovation. The pace of change means a never ending set of new problems to solve. The critical nature of the business and role of finance in the world means risk controls must be best in class and they must keep pace with market change, technological advance and ever faster markets. I will provide an overview of technology in finance with a focus on low latency trading and risk management, including real world examples of the incredible problems we get to solve as technologists and developers in finance. I hope you find this informative, thought provoking and alluring.
C++14 is now fully implemented by the major suppliers. The C++17 ISO standard will become official any day now and most of its features are already shipping. The shape of C++20 is under active discussion and early versions of some potential new features are already available.
This talk will consider the implications for the direction of C++, potential guidelines and techniques for using the new features, and the inevitable problems of applying new features to old code bases. We will pay special attention to features that can make a significant difference to developers by simplifying programming or increasing performance.
To adopt cloud in a global and heavily regulated company, you need extraordinary ingenuity.
Cloud introduces an agility that can immensely benefit our company, where time-to-market can be king, and an ability to fail fast and fail forward significant.
The challenges of introducing and adopting cloud are enormous, with hundreds of regulators, vast and complex infrastructure, and more than 8,000 applications. This session will provide an overview of the benefits of cloud, our challenges in utilizing it, and how we are solving the problem with cutting edge innovation, the open source community, and research with China’s top universities.