A Primer in Financial Data Management

A Primer in Financial Data Management

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A Primer in Financial Data Management describes concepts and methods, considering financial data management, not as a technological challenge, but as a key asset that underpins effective business management.

This broad survey of data management in financial services discusses the data and process needs from the business user, client and regulatory perspectives. Its non-technical descriptions and insights can be used by readers with diverse interests across the financial services industry.

The need has never been greater for skills, systems, and methodologies to manage information in financial markets. The volume of data, the diversity of sources, and the power of the tools to process it massively increased. Demands from business, customers, and regulators on transparency, safety, and above all, timely availability of high quality information for decision-making and reporting have grown in tandem, making this book a must read for those working in, or interested in, financial management.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 306 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15.24mm | 500g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 0128097760
  • 9780128097762

Table of contents

The Changing Financial Services Landscape
Taxonomy of Financial Data
Information as the Fuel for Financial Services' Business Processes
Challenges and Trends in the Financial Data Management Agenda
Data Management Tools and Techniques
Data Management Processes and Quality Management
Data Management Organisation
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"As a Professor of Signal Processing in Telecommunications and Economics, I am going to use A Primer in Financial Data Management as my go-to-guide for many years to come. A brilliant piece of work! The author was able to take a real cumbersome subject and turn it into a compelling read that I have recommended to all of my colleagues." --Francesco Benedetto, Università degli Studi Roma Tre

"Martijn Groot's book is a comprehensive introduction to the broad field financial data management. It covers many relevant and practical aspects in a very accessible language and without getting lost in technical details and jargon. Highly recommended!" --Dietmar Maringer, Universität Basel
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"As a Professor of Signal Processing in Telecommunications and Economics, I am going to use A Primer in Financial Data Management as my go-to-guide for many years to come. A brilliant piece of work! The author was able to take a real cumbersome subject and turn it into a compelling read that I have recommended to all of my colleagues." --Francesco Benedetto, Universita degli Studi Roma Tre

"Martijn Groot's book is a comprehensive introduction to the broad field financial data management. It covers many relevant and practical aspects in a very accessible language and without getting lost in technical details and jargon. Highly recommended!" --Dietmar Maringer, Universitat Basel
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About Martijn Groot

Martijn Groot is VP Product Management at Asset Control, a market leading provider of Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions to buy- and sell-side firms and market infrastructure companies around the globe. Martijn has worked in product management, consulting and technology roles focused on enterprise software, financial data analytics and content services at firms such as ABN AMRO, Euroclear and IGATE. Martijn holds an MBA from INSEAD, a MSc in Mathematics from VU University, Amsterdam and is a certified Financial Risk Manager from the Global Association of Risk Professionals.
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