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What You Will Learn

  • Learn why Serverless changes the game for Capital Markets firms and how your peers are applying this technology today
  • Learn how firms like yours access Bloomberg data using serverless technology like AWS Lambda, Step Functions, API Gateway
  • Learn how Serverless applies to analytics, and how firms apply this technology to query Petabyte scale data lakes at a fraction of the cost of familiar solutions.

 Brian McCallion is a TC_champion_authorized-instructor


Who Should Attend

  • This event focuses on Serverless as a transformation and how it changes the playing field in capital markets. While the content is technical, we will explain concepts, and link concepts in Serverless to opportunities in capital markets firms.
  • General Manager, Investor, Director, CTO, Quant, AI Researcher, Senior IT Operations Executives as well as Architects will learn how Serverless brings advanced technology to capital markets firms that seek a competitive edge.

What It's About: Serverless for Capital Markets

This event focuses on serverless as a transformation. It's technical, geared towards General Manager, Investor, Director, CTO, Quant, AI Researcher, and Senior IT Operations executives. While the content is technical, we will explain concepts, and link concepts in Serverless to opportunities in capital markets firms.

You'll learn through a live demo, presentations from Brian McCallion, founder of Bronze Drum, and an AWS Authorized Trainer Champion

  • Recent IDG research focused specifically on how Capital Markets firms strategicaly leverage serverless technology to reduce time-to-insight and amplify the volume of data analyzed using Deep Learning, and Real time moments
  • Alexa for Business -- a brief look behind the scenes at what it takes to build the skill
  • Shifting the business to real-time, event driven infrastructure: Kinesis Analytics and applying SQL to the moment
  • Serverless data ingestion: AWS Lambda Serverless integration with Bloomberg Datalicense
  • Real-World (serverless) DevOps for Deep Learning and Analytics
  • Hedge Fund Case Study: Building a Serverless Data Lake on AWS to Power Deep Learning Applied to Capital Markets and Alternative Data

Alexa for Business Voice Trade -- first ever.

A member of the audience will be selected to place the first ever voice trade on Alexa for business. You remember that song "Video Killed the Radio Star"? Well, this will be an historic moment in the history of equities trading. You will hear a voice trade placed in real-time (as well as the trade confirmation), live by one of your industry peers!

Research and Additional Content for Attendees

  • You will receive links to the IDG Case Studies and White Paper referenced in the presentations
  • The presentations will be recorded and attendees will receive links to review and share this content

Brian McCallion


Bronze Drum

How Do Real-world Capital Markets Firms Apply Serverless Technology on AWS?

Learn why Capital Markets firms need to go serverless to remain competitive.


  • How Serverless simplifies data ingestion from sources like Bloomberg
  • Serverless enables high throughput, analysis, and pay for what you use
  • How Alexa for Business opens revenue streams in Wealth Management

Chris Munns

Lead Developer Advocate - Serverless

Amazon Web Services

Hear from your peers, and from industry leaders

Learn the competitive advantage of serverless

What is Serverless? How do capital markets firms choose serverless.


  • Real-time analytics
  • Event driven applications
  • Continuous Delivery in a Serverless Capital Markets firm

Learn how serverless changes capital markets