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.
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.
Allianz Global Investors Selects thinkFolio Managed Service to Drive Global Fixed Income Platform Evolution
Allianz Global Investors, a leading active asset manager, has adopted IHS Markit's leading investment management platform, thinkFolio, as the strategic decision support solution for its global fixed income business. The firm will leverage thinkFolio as a managed service hosted on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud.
A survey carried out by the European P2P lending platform Robo.cash shows that most investors view the pandemic as a source of valuable lessons. 2 out of 3 respondents think that the crisis has not hit the P2P segment too hard, but it has revealed the importance of being more careful choosing a platform to invest on.
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.
According to a survey conducted by the P2P lending platform Robo.cash, 68% of P2P investors intend to increase their portfolios in the post-crisis period. At the same time, 37% of the respondents are going to explore new platforms to further diversify their investments. Considering the growing demand, most investors expect a change of interest rates on the platforms in this period.
Investor perceptions towards investment advice have changed as a result of COVID-19 induced volatility, according to key findings from DIAMAN Partners Ltd. (DIAMAN), the leading investment management fintech, published today. As the UK cautiously returns to aspects of normal life, people’s views on investment advice have altered and are unlikely to return to pre-lockdown attitudes.
Objectway, a leader in the Digital Wealth & Asset Management software, and KBC Bank have announced, at the beginning of this year, the market launch of the new roboadvisory service, Matti from Bolero, supported by components of the Objectway WealthTech Suite. Objectway provided portfolio management, rebalancing and proposal generation capabilities in an ‘as-an-engine’ model towards Matti, the smart investment assistant of Bolero, KBC’s... more
The Swiss-based wealthtech leader is launching a new stand-alone, core-agnostic suite of digital wealth management platforms. Avaloq Wealth is the first new platform to go live as it enables banks and wealth managers to provide highly personalized investment advice and bespoke services to their clients, while reducing the time spent on preparing and analyzing investment proposals. The new platform is available as a stand-alone solution,... more
Profile Software, a leading financial solutions provider, announced today a new partnership in the United Kingdom with Forte Securities, a London-based Prime Broker looking for a platform that would streamline their investment management and custody operations.
corfinancial, a leading provider of specialist software and services to the financial services sector, reports that its clients have enjoyed uninterrupted trade matching and settlement during lockdown – even when trading volumes suddenly spiked.
TrackInsight (www.trackinsight.com), the leading global independent ETF analytics platform, has named Nasdaq its exclusive distributor for North America.
Equiniti, the international technology-led services and payments specialist, is delighted to announce that it is becoming EQ. EQ provides accessible digital services for regulated markets. It specialises in equity and investment products, pensions, payments and regtech, and performs administration and payment services for c.70 of the FTSE 100. The new label, EQ, aligns the company’s branding with its three core divisions: EQ Paymaster, EQ... more
Hoxton Ventures announced the final close today of Hoxton Ventures II L.P., an early stage European venture capital fund building on the firm’s record of finding and investing in “unicorns,” which includes seed investments in Babylon Health, Darktrace and Deliveroo.
Trustly announces strategic minority investment by a consortium of investors to support further expansion
BlackRock Private Equity Partners, through its private equity funds and accounts under management, together with a consortium of institutional investors, including among others, Aberdeen Standard Investments, funds managed by Neuberger Berman, Investment Corporation of Dubai and RSIC, are becoming minority shareholders in Trustly, the world’s leading online account-to-account (A2A) payments provider. Nordic Capital remains the majority... more