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Aquila Capital Enters Finnish Wind Energy Market with 14.4 MW Project

The investment company Aquila Capital – a specialist in alternative investments – is acquiring the “Ykspihlaja” project, an onshore wind park close to the Finnish town of Kokkola. The wind farm has four Nordex N131 turbines with a capacity of 3.6 megawatts (MW) each. The location has average wind speeds of 7.3 m/sec at the hub height of the turbines, thus allowing for a capacity factor of 41 percent. This is the first wind energy investment by... more Read more »

Arkéa Investment Services selects NeoXam for portfolio management

Arkéa Investment Services (Arkéa IS), the asset management and private banking arm of the cooperative and mutual group Arkéa, today announces that it has selected NeoXam, a leading financial technology company, to provide its front-to-middle office portfolio management system for its affiliates, Federal Finance Gestion and Schelcher Prince Gestion. Read more »

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik Achieves Rapid Ecommerce Growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that B+S Logistik (B+S GmbH Logistik und Dienstleistungen), a leading German logistics service provider (LSP), has expanded its contract logistics business with new business-to-consumer (B2C) ecommerce operations using the Descartes pixi* warehouse management solution (WMS) to support order fulfillment in fashion, food distribution and... more Read more »

Siemens awarded Atos major application management contracts to drive digital transformation program

Siemens has awarded Atos with two large contracts covering Application management services as well as Technical production support, most of those representing a new scope of business for Atos The global contracts will run for a duration of 5 years and will support multiple Siemens divisions and regions Total value for both contracts amounts to above €200 million Read more »

Capita and Munnypot announced partnership

The award-winning, robo-advice investment platform, Munnypot, announced today that it’s entered into a strategic ‘scaling partnership’ with Capita. Under the terms of the agreement, Capita has become a shareholder in Munnypot in return for a long-term relationship providing business development services. Read more »

Financial services investment in customer experience questioned as annual complaints rise

The total number of complaints against financial service institutions has increased, despite investment in customer service processes. Complaints data from Financial Ombudsman Service revealed a rise from 1,456,396 between 2017/2018 up from 1,394,379 the year before. Read more »

Marshall Sterling chooses Re:Call from TeleWare for regulatory compliance

Marshall Sterling, a London headquartered investment management organisation, has deployed TeleWare’s Re:Call app to meet regulatory requirements. Marshall Sterling’s advisors had been using TeleWare’s SIM-based mobile solution for a number of years to record all relevant business communications. Whilst this solution ticked all the compliance boxes, it required advisors to carry a separate handset for business calls. Read more »

Close Brothers Asset Management selected Red Deer to support MiFID II processes

Red Deer, a financial technology company dedicated to enhancing the performance of active investment managers, is pleased to announce that Close Brothers Asset Management, a leading wealth manager, has improved its MiFID II processes by implementing Red Deer’s Research Management solution to better manage its research budgets and enforce stricter controls around inducement across its investment business.  Read more »

Julius Baer selects WealthSuite in Asia

Temenos announced that Julius Baer’s divisions in Singapore and Hong Kong have successfully completed the migration to Temenos WealthSuite. WealthSuite combines core banking, portfolio management, channels and analytics functions in a single wealth management platform. Julius Baer is a leading Swiss private banking group with around 400 billion USD in assets under management globally. The bank focuses on providing high-end services and in-depth... more Read more »

Target enters Transfer Agency market with Bravura partnership

Target Group, the business process outsourcing and operational transformation provider, has today announced it is bringing an enhanced digital service solution to the transfer agency (TA) market for investment firms by partnering with Bravura Solutions. Read more »

Investment analysts will be able to develop independent research businesses through Boost Research, the first grassroots accelerator by Smartkarma

Expert mentorship, financial support, data and office services as well as direct access to the global Smartkarma network available Read more »

Singularity-X launches live trading

A new professional digital asset exchange - Singularity-X - has started live trading today. In the first stage, the exchange offers trading for the most popular cryptocurrencies - BTC, LTC, ETH, and DASH. Both crypto/crypto and crypto/fiat trading is available. Trade pairs are available in USD and EUR. Additional cryptocurrencies and tokens will be gradually added. The exchange is headquartered in the European Union. Clients wanting to trade a... more Read more »

Revolutionary software to steer financial planners through new regulations

Fintech start-up i4C will officially launch its exciting new offering to wealth managers and financial planners across the UK in June. i4C is a SaaS that provides financial planners with a sophisticated but easy to use web-based product, enabling the creation of simple or complex cashflow plans to provide clear and compliant guidance to clients. Read more »

smartTrade Technologies launches Cryptocurrency trading on its FX Platform

smartTrade Technologies, a multi-asset electronic trading solutions pioneer, announces today the addition of Cryptocurrencies to its award-winning FX Trading Platform, LiquidityFX (LFX). The Cryptocurrency market is growing fast, and a large percentage of the current trading volumes is concentrated on the top ten cryptocurrencies, which accounts for about 70% of daily turnover. It is also highly decentralized and finding the best price is, at... more Read more »

Profile introduces Axia Robo Advisor that delivers unique automation to address new markets

Profile Software, an international financial solutions provider, today announced the introduction of its Axia Robo Advisor solution, which automates all investment management operations targeted to wealth management firms and banks that want to address a wider market of investors. Read more »

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