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Brian Collings, Torstone

Peel Hunt adopts Torstone’s Inferno in the US

Fri, 13/10/2017 - 10:05

Peel Hunt, an independent corporate broking, advisory and trading house focusing on mid & small-cap companies, is expanding its use of Torstone Technology’s Inferno post-trade securities and derivatives processing platform, for its US business, Peel Hunt Inc. »

Sameer Shalaby, HazelTree

BNY Mellon and Hazeltree launch treasury and cash management solution

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 09:38

BNY Mellon and Hazeltree, a provider of treasury solutions, have joined forces to deliver an independent platform that streamlines cash management for buy-side and corporate firms. »

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Alpha UCITS Platform boosts assets to over USD0.75bn on strong distribution

Fri, 15/09/2017 - 09:06

Alpha UCITS has boosted assets on its Alpha UCITS Platform, passing the USD0.75 billion mark this month. Distribution is, to many managers, the key attraction of using UCITS platforms and Alpha UCITS has been a leading UCITS placement agent for nine years. »

Evan Rapoport, SmartX Advisory Solutions

SmartX adds 27 investment strategies to managed accounts platform

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 09:57

SmartX Advisory Solutions, a technology firm formerly known as HedgeCoVest, has added 27 investment strategies to its managed accounts platform, including models offered by Blackrock, Morningstar Investment Management, and Nasdaq Dorsey Wright. »

Dr Thomas Siegl, ECC

EEX Group harmonises infrastructure for regulatory reporting

Mon, 28/08/2017 - 16:43

The EEX Group has migrated its existing EMIR Trade Reporting Service to the platform for transaction data reporting according to REMIT in the framework of its regulatory reporting services. »

Andrew Perrins, Savvy Investor

Institutional research platform Savvy Investor reaches 20,000 member milestone

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 19:52

Savvy Investor, a research network for institutional investors, now has 20,000 members worldwide. »

Morgan Slade, Cloud Quant

CloudQuant launches with USD15m acquisition to crowd researcher

Wed, 23/08/2017 - 09:52

CloudQuant, a trading strategy incubator, has launched its crowd research platform by licensing and allocating USD15 million (USD) to a trading algorithm. The algorithm licensor will receive a direct share of the strategy’s monthly net trading profits. »

Lee Campbell, CubeLogic

CubeLogic Announces Support for Trade Credit Insurance

Mon, 21/08/2017 - 21:25

CubeLogic, a specialist in Business Intelligence products and services for risk management in the energy, commodity, and financial markets, has added support for Trade Credit Insurance to the latest release of version 6.0. of the RiskCubed platform.


Hector McNeil, HANetf

HANetf crashes barriers to entry in ETF sector

Mon, 21/08/2017 - 14:32

News came last week that ETF entrepreneurs Hector McNeil and Nik Bienkowksi are aiming to disrupt the European ETF market with the launch of Europe’s first ‘white label’ UCITS ETF platform, HANetf. »

Tarek Barada, Murex

CMB goes live on Murex’s MX.3 platform

Wed, 16/08/2017 - 14:23

Murex, a specialist in trading, risk management and processing solutions, has launched its MX.3 platform at China Merchants Bank (CMB), one of China’s largest commercial banks, with an average 8,000 trades per day and a portfolio of 320,000 live trades on MX.3. »


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