Rowan Crosby, Author at The Industry Spread
Rowan Crosby is an Australian based financial journalist and trader focused on Australian and US equity and commodity markets. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Economics from UWA and is heavily involved with quantitative research and analysis.

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Thomson Reuters Provides Smart Market Sentiment Tool on Cryptocurrencies

June 26, 2018

As markets continue to get more saturated with tools for quantitative trading that rely on widely available technical and fundamental indicators. A new indicator from Thomson Reuters developed by MarketPsych and focused on cryptocurrencies, uses market sentiment to generate actionable ideas.

The Next Generation of Blockchain Takes Flight

June 26, 2018

For an industry still in its infancy, blockchain already has a host of technologies looking to disrupt it. Trustnote is one such company that is using DAG technology to improve digital ledgers.

Fintech Startups Tackling Regulations

June 19, 2018

The financial world continues to be shaken up by the growing number of fintech company that is solving some of the industries oldest problems. Muinmos is a unique software company that drastically reduces the compliance process. Their new Business Development Director, Jonas Nielsen is ready to tackle some of the hurdles of growing a Fintech company in an area that has yet to be disrupted.

Beeks Financial Cloud Expands into Interxion’s London Data Centre

June 14, 2018

Cloud computing and connectivity provider Beeks Financial Cloud has continued to grow its presence, through a partnership with global data centre provider Interxion. Beeks will be offering compute-on-demand Infrastructure and connectivity from within Interxion’s London data centre.

The Growing Cost of Financial Crime

June 1, 2018

A new report from Thomson Reuters has lifted the lid on the true cost of financial crime. The survey has found that almost 50% of companies in the Asia-Pacific Region have been victims of financial crime, with the cost estimated at $1.45 billion.

The Future of Blockchain Will be Bigger than any Digital Currency

May 17, 2018

There’s been plenty of attention on Bitcoin in recent times. But the real game changing technology might just be the system that underpins it, which is known as Blockchain. It’s founder W. Scott Stornetta certainly thinks that’s the case and is excited at what the next generation of the technology might look like.

RegTech Specialist muinmos Gains High-Profile Investment

May 3, 2018

RegTech Specialist muinmos has attracted two high profile investors, giving the company another tick of approval. Industry heavyweights Lars Holst and Lars Torpe Christoffersen have invested in the company that helps onboard clients by cutting down on regulatory hurdles.

Beeks Financial Cloud Appoints Des Peck as Commercial Director

April 27, 2018

Beeks Financial Cloud a low-latency Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider for financial markets, has appointment Des Peck as its new Commercial Director. Beeks Financial Cloud offers low-latency infrastructure automated trading in Forex, Futures, Equities, Fixed income and cryptocurrency financial products.