HTML5 and Finance: A Paradigm Shift

Building for Tomorrow’s Financial Applications

In this clip, Cosaic CTO Terry Thorsen discusses the advantages of ChartIQ as a software development kit. ChartIQ allows developers and product managers to embed financial charts into their application and interact with them leveraging the power of HTML5.

JavaScript and HTML5
in Finance

Legacy tech matters, and is used (and depended on) frequently in capital markets. But can we pave a way for HTML5 and modern web technologies? Cosaic CTO Terry Thorsen discusses how interactivity matters to traders and analysts, and how ChartIQ gives them that interactivity with JavaScript and HTML5 on the desktop.

HTML5: The Future
of Finance

Cosaic CTO Terry Thorsen discusses how technology in the finance industry is undergoing a rapid change as firms shift from legacy technologies built in Java, .NET and C++ to HTML5. The promise of HTML5 is interactivity and an overall better user experience.

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

Electron For The Enterprise

The Enterprise Mashup is an emergent approach to building desktop software with #electron at its core. At CovalenceConf 2020, Cosaic co-founder and Chief Technology Officer Emeritus Terry Thorsen explores new thinking around Electron for UX, security, deployment and inter-op.

The Fabric of Capital Markets: How FDC3 Standards Mirror the FIX Path to Ubiquity

For those unfamiliar with FDC3, we like to make the comparison to the universal FIX Trading Community standards that define trading as we know it today. In this TabbFORUM article, Cosaic CEO Dan Schleifer compares similarities between the standards, such as vendor neutrality, community-driven collaboration, and the fact they are open/free.

Quotes from FINOSNatWest Corporates and InstitutionsFactSet, and Charles River Development provide color on FDC3 in the industry.

Awakening the Sleeping Giant: The Future of RegTech.

The 2021 Citi Digital Money Symposium featured a panel, “Awakening the Sleeping Giant: The Future of RegTech.” Cosaic CEO Dan Schleifer joins guests from Citi Innovation Lab, ING Lab, FUSE from Allen & Overy, and European Banking Authority.

Fintech Focus TV—Dan Schleifer, Co-Founder and CEO at Cosaic

Cosaic CEO Dan Schleifer joins Toby Babb on this week’s episode of Fintech Focus TV. Discussing “the golden age of collaboration,” Dan outlines how desktop interoperability is invaluable when it comes to streamlining workflow and connecting applications (and end users) in global work-from-home orders.

Understanding Traders: COVID19 Edition / Virtual Vision Finance

Market volatility presents brokers with vast opportunities, but to seize them one needs to know how traders behave during these unique times. Well, that’s precisely what our panelists do for a living. Join us to harness the data they gather about the most popular assets today, Corona-era trading patterns and other data-backed bits of wisdom to boost your trading business.

Leveraging Contextual Data to Take Real-time Action

At 2019 Symphony Innovate, CEO Dan Schleifer discussed how application overload has been plaguing the desktops of the finance industry and beyond for years. To increase end user effectiveness, efficiency, and reduce error rates, workflow solutions like Finsemble are here to help. In this live demo, see ChartIQ charts shared in real-time within the Symphony messaging application.

Integrating YellowFin & iPushPull into Finsemble

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In this FINJS presentation, Director of Solutions Engineering Kris West showcases the power of application interoperability. The Finsemble ecosystem of applications allows you to bring together tools you use every day for sophisticated workflow. This demo leverages the power of Finsemble to bring together well-known financial applications YellowFin and iPushPull for an integrated workflow.

Data Visualization on the Desktop

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In this FINJS presentation, see how you can use web technologies to create advanced, integrated desktop environments. Panopticon is a streaming visual and analytics platform for the financial sector. This demonstration shows how Finsemble and Panopticon come together for advanced workflow and powerful context sharing.

The Long Tail of Easy Features

Drastically accelerated time to market sets Finsemble apart from other smart desktop platforms. In this presentation Jim Bunting, Director of Business Development, walks through the various features that come out-of-the-box with the Finsemble SDK. UI functions like hotkeys, snapping and docking, and application auto-arrange have all been carefully thought through by our engineers. Seems easy, right? See how the “long-tail” of the easy features is harder than it seems.

Bank On It Podcast

A company culture of interpersonal communication can lead to surprising results. “Our second product was created because of a need we saw by visiting existing customers,” says CEO and co-founder Dan Schleifer.

GridTalks Podcast

Dan Schleifer, Founder and CEO of Cosaic describes his quest to break down the barriers between financial services’ applications to allow users to work effectively and to benefit from all that the browser experience can offer.

Why Two Y-Axes (Y2Y): A Case Study for Visual Correlation with Dual Axes

Brath, R., C. Hagerman and E. Sorenson, 24th International Conference Information Visualisation, Vienna, September 2020

Many researchers and authors recommend against dual axis charts. We provide a case study of timeseries correlation analysis in financial services where dual axis charts superimpose series to facilitate observation of local patterns. Fine-grain patterns cannot be otherwise perceived using a single axis charts, normalization charts, scatterplots nor statistical correlation analysis.

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