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Alpha Financial Markets Consulting IPO - First Day of Dealings

Alpha is pleased to announce the admission of its ordinary shares to trading on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange. Dealings will commence at 8:00 a.m. today, under the ticker "AFM" and the ISIN GB00BF16C058. The Company has raised £125.4 million through the placing of 22,017,652 new and 56,364,512 existing ordinary shares at a price of 160 pence per share. Berenberg acted as Sole Global Coordinator and Broker for the transaction and... more Read more »

Revista Messaging Repository Launches in UK

Today sees the official UK launch of Revista Systems; a new firm created to support the specialised communications needs of the financial services community.  Read more »

New South African Stock Exchange A2X Opens for Trading

A2X Markets (A2X), South Africa’s newest stock exchange, made its debut this morning with three listings and four of the industry’s leading brokers on board. A2X competes directly with the JSE and provides an alternative platform for companies to secondary list and trade their shares. Financial services companies, African Rainbow Capital Investments (AIL), Peregrine Holdings (PGR) and Coronation Fund Managers (CML) are the first counters to take... more Read more »

Thomson Reuters Launches Trading Application for African Bond Markets

Thomson Reuters has launched Fixed Income Callouts, a flexible and transparent App on the Eikon platform that facilitates the negotiations and agreements of fixed income bond trading terms within banks in country and across African markets, improving price discovery, market monitoring, execution and market transparency. Read more »

ICBC (London) plc Chooses to Extend AxiomSL Deployment to Support Trade & Transaction Reporting

AxiomSL, the leading global provider of regulatory reporting and risk management solutions, announces today that Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) (London) plc has selected AxiomSL’s strategic platform for its Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) transaction reporting solution.  Read more »

Brexit to Accelerate Evolution of Capital Markets Union

The question as to whether euro-clearing will remain in London after Brexit has been at the centre of Brexit negotiations since the vote to leave Europe was cast in 2016. Aside from the question mark hovering over this issue, new research from SIX Securities Services reveals that financial organisations appear to have broader concerns. Read more »

The Largest World Forum-Exhibition Forex & Money EXPO will take place in Singapore in October 2018

The largest B2B & B2C event Forex & Money EXPO organized by FINEXPO is going to take place on October 25-26, 2018 at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. Forex & Money EXPO is about to become the biggest world Financial Expo-Forum covering Financial and FX Trading Industry as well as it claims the role of the most favorable way to build up the business connections and widen industrial knowledge. Read more »

Torstone Technology Continues To Grow Presence In Japan

Torstone Technology, a leading global provider of post-trade securities and derivatives processing, today announced that Saxo Bank Securities Ltd. (“Saxo Bank Japan”), the investment and trading specialist, has selected Inferno to replace the bank's legal ledger and comply with regulatory reporting requirements in Japan.  Read more »

Banks Benefit from Faster Post-trade Issue Resolution

Taskize, the problem solving network for inter-bank operations, reports rapid expansion of its network for post-trade issue resolution. Founded by industry veterans John O’Hara and Phil Slavin and backed by Euroclear, Taskize was created in response to the pressing need for a better way to address post-trade issues between firms. Read more »

NPL and QuantHouse Partner to Provide NPLTime® Precise Timing Service to Meet Demand Ahead of MiFIDII Implementation

NPL, the UK’s National Measurement Institute, is expanding its precise timing service, NPLTime®, through a distribution agreement with QuantHouse, the independent provider of trading and infrastructure solutions and innovative market data services to the quant trading community. Read more »

SIX Securities Services Goes Live with its Trade Repository to Report Derivatives Transactions in Switzerland

In accordance with the Financial Market Infrastructure Act (FMIA), all companies with a registered office in Switzerland are obliged to report derivative transactions to an authorised trade repository. In response to client demand, SIX Securities Services today launched its FINMA-accredited central trade repository for the reporting of OTC and exchange-traded derivative (ETD) transactions under FMIA. As of today, in accordance with the FMIA... more Read more »

OANDA Wins Prestigious Best Forex Trading Technology Award

A global leader in online multi-asset trading services, OANDA has won the Best Forex Trading Technology award at the prestigious UK Forex Awards 2017 by leading industry publication Shares magazine, beating out a host of competitors to secure the top spot. The 2017 UK Forex Awards winners were announced last night at a presentation ceremony that acknowledged the best performing companies in the markets. Read more »

SEB and Nasdaq to Build Blockchain for Swedish Mutual Fund Market

SEB, the Nordic financial services group, and Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) have announced a joint project to test a developed prototype for a  mutual fund trading platform based on blockchain technology. Read more »

CloudTrade named as IBM Business Partner For E-Invoicing

CloudTrade, the leading provider of cloud based e-invoicing services, was today named as one of IBM’s worldwide e-invoicing partners. The partnership means that IBM’S Business Process Service (BPS) customers will be able to incorporate CloudTrade’s proprietary e-invoicing software into their solution, significantly reducing their back-office costs and the time associated with handling and processing invoices. Read more »

ULLINK Partners with Leading European Bank to Launch New MiFIDII Solution for Systematic Internalisers

ULLINK, a global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, has partnered with a leading European bank to develop a new solution for client quote management. The new solution, called UL QUOTE, is available to Brokers acting as a Systematic Internaliser (SI), enabling them to comply with MiFID II regulations concerning pre-trade transparency. Read more »


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