Barclays Business Banking has announced that it will be the first High Street bank to partner with Propel, a specialist asset finance provider, to offer equipment and vehicle finance via an online platform to one million of their small and medium sized (SME) customers.
European asset managers are leading the world in ESG product availability, thought leadership and brand positioning, according to new research by digital transformation specialists Kurtosys Systems.
SIX today launches “SIX Tax Score®”, designed to analyse the tax consequences of financial products, available to banks, wealth managers and asset managers in the form of a benchmark covering Swiss, UK and French tax jurisdictions. This industry-first investment advisory data service marks the entry of SIX into the front-office of wealth management. With this, SIX continues to expand beyond its historical award-winning and primarily back-office... more
Exabel, the simple-to-use AI, analytics and data platform for active asset managers, today announced it has closed its third seed round, bringing the total amount raised by the company to more than $12 million. Led by 17 existing and 11 new investors, alongside a loan and grant from Innovation Norway, the latest funding will help the company build out its commercial functions in Europe and North America, and continue to establish strategic... more
Aqua Digital Rising, the new and innovative alternative-asset and analytics investment platform, has announced the start of its pre-funding round as it prepares for its launch in January 2021.
Wirecard Card Solutions Limited today announces the signing of an asset purchase agreement with PayrNet Limited, a subsidiary of banking-as-a-service platform Railsbank, to sell its card technology and associated assets in the UK and to effect the transfer of client relationships and certain employees. This follows the signing of a term sheet and a productive meeting with Wirecard Card Solutions’ programme managers last month. It is expected... more
Huobi Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited (the “Company”), the wholly-owned asset management subsidiary of Huobi Technology Holdings Limited (1611.HK), is pleased to announce that it was granted with Type 4 (advising on securities) and Type 9 (asset management) licenses by the Securities and Futures Commission (the “SFC”) on 31 July 2020 to conduct the respective regulated activities.
thinkFolio, a leading multi-asset class investment management platform from IHS Markit, has integrated with Investor Access, making it the first portfolio and order management platform to provide seamless fixed income primary market workflow for the buy side community.
Huobi Institution, is announcing the launch of a digital asset management platform and custody services for institutions. The platform matches qualified institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals with fully-vetted quantitative trading teams in a secure and reliable environment managed by Huobi.
Exberry has launched its multi-asset class exchange infrastructure designed to enable traditional, alternative and digital asset exchanges to launch, pivot and scale. Exberry’s infrastructure has been specifically developed to help boost exchanges by delivering a blend of exchange and secondary market trading technology and expertise. Built over three years by a team of seasoned exchange technology experts with a proven software engineering... more
CQG Licenses Software Assets from Blue Trading Systems (BTS) to Deploy Exclusive, Robust Suite of Custom Algorithms, Low-Latency Spreader Environment
CQG, a leading global provider of high-performance technology solutions for traders, brokers, commercial hedgers, and exchanges, today announced that it has just completed a transaction to license certain software assets from Blue Trading Systems (BTS). The move will give CQG an exclusive, comprehensive suite of custom algorithmic strategies to offer clients, along with new low-latency spread routing for spread traders.
Cassini Systems, the leading provider of pre- and post-trade margin and collateral analytics for derivatives market participants, today won the 2020 FTF News Technology Innovation Award for Best Margining Solution.
Finastra and Hundsun ink strategic technology partnership to boost growing Chinese asset management industry
Finastra, a global financial technology firm headquartered in the UK, has today announced a strategic partnership with Hundsun Technologies (Hundsun) to co-develop and deliver a Chinese version of Finastra’s investment management software, Fusion Invest. The new version of Fusion Invest will be tailored for China’s regulatory and local requirements and be available to customers in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau.
On a mission to mainstream digital asset investing and trading, capital markets veterans launch CrossTower Exchange
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Koine partners with GCEX to provide global client-base with ultra-secure segregated custody and settlement
Koine, the provider of segregated, institutional custody and settlement services for digital assets and fiat money, has integrated with digital broker GC Exchange Limited (GCEX); two firms regulated by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).