Turning Up Customer Engagement Across the Financial Services Community

If you play a role in the publishing of financial research reports, you know that the past few months have seen some lively debate about the use of social media. Why? The main reason is because the classic PDF that firms have relied on as their lifeblood for delivering research information just doesn’t meet the [...]

Interview with Richard Brandt, Chairperson, RIXML.org Emerging Technology Committee

By Jack Roehrig, Executive Director, RIXML.org Richard Brandt has been leading the Emerging Technology Committee since February 2011. Recently I spoke with Richard about how he came to RIXML.org and why Quark – best known for its desktop publishing software, QuarkXPress – is leading technology discussions in the financial services industry. Jack: Some people may [...]

Structured Content in the Financial Services Industry: Driving competitive differentiation and profits in investment research

by Bill Trippe, Vice President and Lead Analyst, Content Strategies, The Gilbane Group The financial challenges of the past 18 months have brought a new focus on the role of technology in the financial services industry. Emerging standards such as XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) and RIXML (Research Information eXtensible Markup Language) are garnering headlines [...]