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Technology and software solutions

John Truscott, Liberum

Liberum adopts Torstone’s Inferno

Tue, 15/11/2016 - 09:55

Liberum, a pan-European investment bank, signed a multi-year deal with Torstone Technology to use Inferno in July and went live last week, implementing a complete back office system within four months. »

James Carter, SimCorp

SimCorp partners with Cassini Systems to enhance front office offering

Mon, 14/11/2016 - 20:04

SimCorp has partnered with Cassini Systems, a provider of pre-trade analytics solutions for OTC trading, to offer its clients access to Cassini’s analytics solution through SimCorp Dimension. »

Carlo Reding, Grant Thornton ABAX Investment Services

Grant Thornton ABAX Investment Services selects PFS‐PAXUS fund admin software

Mon, 14/11/2016 - 08:28

Grant Thornton ABAX Investment Services, based in Luxembourg, has selected PFS‐PAXUS for the administration of its funds services. »

Michael Rude, REDI

REDI to provide clients with access to S3 Partners' Blacklight

Thu, 10/11/2016 - 14:12

REDI Global Technologies and S3 Partners have teamed up to provide REDI’s clients with access to S3's Blacklight platform, a suite of treasury management reporting and analysis tools designed to provide security, stability and franchise longevity. »

Ross Ellis, SEI

Five key trends in disruptive technology - No4: Uberisation

Thu, 10/11/2016 - 12:39

Sat here writing this article in one of London’s many coffee shops there are at least half a dozen others tapping away on their MacBooks. By 2020, it is estimated that 40 to 50 per cent of the global workforce will work for themselves, in a freelance or independent consultant capacity, collaborating with people on platforms to deliver a particular service or solution.  »

Jonathan Bloch, EDI

EDI launches Economic Indicator Service in partnership with AlgoCircle

Wed, 09/11/2016 - 14:41

Exchange Data International (EDI), in partnership with AlgoCircle, has launched the Economic Indicator Service (EIS), which expands its data coverage to include worldwide economic data. »

Jesper Steiness, SS&C Advent

Fintech helps automate alternative funds

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 11:09

At SS&C Advent, an independent unit of SS&C Technologies who collectively support more than 10,000 customers worldwide, there has been, according to Jesper Steiness (pictured), Director of Global Accounts, a clear growth of interest among fund managers and service providers to improve automation with respect to alternative portfolio accounting and reporting.  »

James Church, Fincad

Fincad launches mortgage-backed securities solution

Wed, 02/11/2016 - 10:51

Fincad, a provider of valuation and risk analytics, has added coverage for mortgage-backed securities (MBS) and structured fixed income securities to its F3 solution via integration with data analytics providers AD&Co and Intex. »

Robert Roley, SS&C Advent

SS&C revamps Tamale RMS user interface

Tue, 01/11/2016 - 09:50

SS&C Technologies has released a new web-based application for Tamale RMS, which is designed to provide a secure browser experience and help front office professionals connect with their research anytime, anywhere. »

Simon Bullers, Nimbrix

Nimbrix launches blockchain platform for financial services powered by Microsoft Azure

Tue, 01/11/2016 - 09:47

Nimbrix has launched a Blockchain enabled platform and created an industry consortium with KPMG and Microsoft which will bring to market a reinvention of financial services software. »

Christoph Landis, SIX Swiss Exchange

SIX Swiss Exchange extends tech contract with Nasdaq

Mon, 31/10/2016 - 11:03

Nasdaq and SIX Swiss Exchange have extended their current technology contract, which includes X-stream INET Trading technology for all SIX markets, including equities, ETFs, structured products, funds and fixed income, as well as SMARTS Market Surveillance and Nasdaq Pre-Trade Risk Management. »

Justin Mullen, Datalytyx

Datalytyx and Antuit to launch offshore big data delivery centre

Wed, 26/10/2016 - 13:06

Datalytyx, a provider of big data engineering, data analytics and cloud solutions in the UK, has signed an agreement with Antuit to create a 100-person offshore delivery and competency centre in Bangalore.  »

Costas Kellas, Objecutive

Fund-Studio integrates portfolio operations and reporting platform with RiskAPI

Wed, 26/10/2016 - 10:52

Objecutive has integrated its Fund-Studio portfolio operations and reporting platform with RiskAPI, the on-demand portfolio risk analysis service provided by PortfolioScience. »

Thierry Soret, Linedata

Updated Linedata Icon provides enhanced workflow features

Tue, 25/10/2016 - 10:57

Linedata, a software solution provider to the investment management and credit industries, has released the latest version of Linedata Icon, the firm’s flagship fund accounting solution. »

Quentin Limouzi, TradingScreen

TradingScreen launches TradeSmart 2016

Thu, 20/10/2016 - 09:49

TradingScreen, a provider of liquidity, trading and investment technology via SaaS, has launched TradeSmart 2016, which will be showcased at the FIA Chicago Futures and Options Expo.  »

Jack Inglis, AIMA

Innovation to play critical role in managing hedge funds, says KPMG/AIMA survey

Thu, 20/10/2016 - 07:44

Hedge fund managers are innovating and increasing their investment in technology to create new competitive advantages and to address regulatory and operational issues, according to a new study. »

Tim Carmody, IPC

IPC extends Financial Markets Network products to Connexus platform

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 13:03

IPC, a provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, has extended its Financial Markets Network service portfolio to its Connexus platform. »

Abacus Group opens second London data centre

Abacus Group opens second London data centre

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 10:01

Abacus Group, a provider of hosted cloud IT solutions for alternative investment funds, has opened a second London data centre. »

Sanostro becomes Avaloq software partner

Sanostro becomes Avaloq software partner

Tue, 18/10/2016 - 09:26

Sanostro has teamed up with Avaloq to provide scalable foreign exchange (FX) robo-advisory solutions to Avaloq's customers. »

GreenKey to launch mobile ‘turret' app for traders and brokers

GreenKey to launch mobile ‘turret' app for traders and brokers

Thu, 13/10/2016 - 09:38

GreenKey, a creator of a voice workspace platform for global financial market participants, is to launch a mobile application for iOS and Android devices.  »

Peter DeCaprio, Crow Point Partners

Crow Point Partners implements LiquidityBook POEMS

Tue, 11/10/2016 - 12:11

Crow Point Partners, a USD2.5 billion global alternative asset manager, has completed the rollout of LiquidityBook’s SaaS-based LBX Buyside POEMS (portfolio, order and execution management system) across its front, middle and back office operations. »

Shilpi Chowdhary, Lighthouse Canton

Lighthouse Canton launches hedge fund strategies via robo-adviser

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 10:52

Lighthouse Canton is offering accredited investors access to hedge fund strategies without hedge fund costs via the firm’s app store robo-adviser. »

Robert Jeanbart, SIX Financial Information

SIX Financial Information partners with Infront

Thu, 06/10/2016 - 09:07

SIX Financial Information, a provider of reference data, market data and added value services, has partnered with Infront, a trading and information solution provider in the Nordics. »

Scott Sherman, Imagine Software

Imagine Software - Best Risk Management Software Provider

Mon, 03/10/2016 - 13:15

New York-headquartered Imagine Software celebrated its 23rd birthday this July. Still privately owned and run by Scott Sherman, Steven Harrison, Dr Lance Smith and David Miller, Imagine has long been viewed as one of the financial industry's leading provider of real-time portfolio, risk management and regulatory systems.  »

Sameer Shalaby, Hazeltree

HedgeServ and Hazeltree partner to provide enhanced middle-office services

Fri, 30/09/2016 - 09:13

Hedge fund administrator HedgeServ and Hazeltree, a provider of integrated buy-side treasury management solutions, are teaming up to deliver enhanced middle-office treasury services to hedge funds and other alternative investment managers. »

Gary Brackenridge, Linedata

Linedata enhances risk and analytics solution Derivation

Thu, 29/09/2016 - 10:37

Linedata has launched a new release of Linedata Derivation, which provides real-time risk, analytics and portfolio management solutions to institutional and hedge fund managers across all asset types and structures. »

John Donohue, JP Morgan

Hazeltree adds JP Morgan Asset Management to LiquidityWeb cash sweep network

Tue, 27/09/2016 - 14:08

Hazeltree, a provider of integrated buy-side treasury management solutions, has added JP Morgan Asset Management to the expanding partner network of Hazeltree LiquidityWeb, an integrated cash management and sweep platform. »

Mike Asher, RFA

RFA’s Multi-Cloud platform offers the best of both worlds

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:45

Richard Fleischman & Associates Inc (RFA) has launched the RFA Multi-Cloud platform to enable RFA clients to more efficiently scale up and scale down their cloud platform requirements in line with their business needs. And, importantly, in full compliance with regulation.  »

Volante Technologies and Finexus partner on RTGS for Asia-Pac institutions

Volante Technologies and Finexus partner on RTGS for Asia-Pac institutions

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:20

Volante Technologies, a provider of software for the integration, processing and orchestration of financial messages and payments, is partnering with Finexus to provide the key MT to MX message transformations in complex multi-currency Real-time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system implementations. »

David Priestley, CubeLogik

CubeLogik to create cloud-based one-stop-shop for risk, liquidity and regulation

Mon, 26/09/2016 - 10:17

CubeLogik is creating a cloud-based one-stop-shop version of its CubeIntelligence platform for credit risk, market risk, liquidity management and regulatory compliance. »



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