IQ-EQ has acquired Blue River Partners (Blue River), a US provider of outsourced solutions to alternative asset managers in a deal that IQ_EQ says makes it a major player in the US private equity and hedge fund services market.
STP Investment Services, a provider of middle office and investment operations outsourcing, fund services and technology solutions, has expanded the breadth of its existing services with the acquisition of Accusource, an investment operations firm serving the investment management industry.
Vela, an independent provider of trading and market access technology for global multi-asset electronic trading, has expanded its global Product and Account Management teams with new hires in London and New York.
IHS Markit, a specialist in critical information, analytics and solutions, is to use Credit Benchmark’s credit risk analytics in its Securities Finance platform to offer additional performance measurement and reporting capabilities for global lending programs.
CubeLogic, a provider of Business Intelligence enabled Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance solutions has secured two new client signings working in partnership with Numerix, a provider of leading-edge solutions for pricing, market risk, credit risk, XVA and FRTB.
ResearchPool has launched a new interactions management tool on its platform that allows buy-side firms to simplify the monitoring, aggregation, analysis and evaluation of investment research and corporate access related interactions.
TP ICAP’s Data & Analytics business has gone live with MDXT’s data distribution solution.
Cowen has entered into an agreement to cooperate with Global Prime Partners (GPP) to transition GPP’s International Prime Brokerage business to Cowen.
AiX has launched what it says is the world’s first natural language Artificial Intelligence (AI) broker platform, facilitating automated peer-to-peer trading in institutional over-the-counter (OTC) markets.
Truss Edge, a specialist technology platform for ETF and hedge fund operations, has updated its true STP Safari platform, which grew out of the operational and reporting needs of a large macro hedge fund, and now serves the front, middle and back office automation requirements of both hedge funds and ETFs.