Laurence Wormald, SunGard

The power of integrated risk management

“We’ve risen to the challenge to offer a truly integrated risk management approach with APT Enterprise,” comments Laurence Wormald, COO and head of research, SunGard APT, adding: »


Luxembourg

ALFI appoints director of legal and tax

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has appointed Marc-André Bechet as director of legal and tax. »


Fred Hefer, Pomerol

Pomerol Partners releases white paper on how to enhance front office analytics

Pomerol Partners, a business intelligence consultancy that specialises in advanced data visualisations, has released a white paper that aims to help sell-side institutions entangle the complexity of their IT infrastructures. »


Accounts

Gottex reports ‘good performance’ in six months to end of June

Gottex Fund Management has reported strong performance from its core products in the six month period ended 30 June 2014. »


Risk

Liquid Holdings Group strengthens risk team

Liquid Holdings Group has appointed financial services industry veterans Jeremy Shaw, Richard Boesch and Isaac Babani as senior financial engineers in the firm’s risk analytics team. »


Handshake

Apex appoints chief executive

Apex Fund Services has named Bill Salus as chief executive officer with immediate effect. »


Electronic trading floor

Buy-side firms complete first trades on ParFX as Prime service goes live

ParFX, the wholesale global spot FX electronic trading platform, has completed the first trades via ParFX Prime, its new prime brokerage service for the buy-side FX community.  »


Computer screen

Misys launches Misys Connect

Financial software provider Misys has launched Misys Connect, a suite of programmes giving customers direct access and links to the cross-functional teams and expertise they need. »


Jigsaw pieces

HedgeZ launches programme for connecting hedge funds and accredited investors

HedgeZ has launched a fund visibility and investor introduction programme for hedge funds, private equity funds and commodity trading advisers. »


EMEA

REDI names Michael Lax head of EMEA sales

REDI Holdings, provider of the REDIPlus execution management system (EMS), has appointed Michael Lax as head of EMEA sales. »


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