Research & Advisory
New York, United States


Arin Ray is a Senior Analyst with Celent's Securities & Investments practice and is based in the firm's New York office. Arin's expertise lies in the areas of trading, post-trade, and risk and compliance operations in capital markets where he has published extensively on business, regulatory, and technology trends in trading, clearing and settlement, trade and communication surveillance, Know Your Customer (KYC), and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) related issues. His advisory engagements have included developing technology strategy including vendor selection for financial institutions, benchmarking, and market entry and expansion studies for financial institutions and technology providers. In his recent consulting work, he has advised a European financial services provider to devise their post trade strategy, a tier 1 brokerage in their product and technology strategy, a leading international exchange in their market entry and growth strategy, and banks and payment providers in AML technology strategy and vendor selection process.

Arin’s research and byline articles have been widely published in the news media and trade journals, including Reuters, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Dow Jones, Washington Post, Euromoney, Economic Times, BusinessWeek, The Journal of Trading, and gtnews among others. Arin regularly speaks at conferences and industry events on latest technology trends in financial services.

Arin received his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and B.E. in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Jadavpur University. He is fluent in English, Hindi and Bengali.

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