Aegon UK, one of the world's leading providers of life insurance, pensions and asset management, has gone live on IHS Markit’s thinkFolio Managed Service platform.
Technology & software solutions
Hazeltree, a provider of integrated treasury management and portfolio finance solutions, has expanded Hazeltree Collateral Manager to include Standard Initial Margin Model (SIMM) calculations in partnership with AcadiaSoft.
State-owned Belgian banking and insurance group Belfius Bank has implemented SimCorp Dimension for the front to middle offices of Belfius Retail & Commercial Banking and Belfius Investment Partners.
Northern Trust is to provide Integrated Trading Solutions, including outsourced trading and middle office functionality, for a domestic equity portfolio managed internally by the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF), the state’s second-largest public retirement plan.
Israel Discount Bank has partnered with Integral to deploy new eFX workflow automation and trading technology to drive business growth.
Metrobank has become the first Philippine bank to access CLSSettlement as a third-party participant. UBS, a CLSSettlement member, will provide access to Metrobank.
With the adoption of distributed ledger technology (DLT) expected to grow in financial services, The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), has published a white paper, Security of DLT Networks, that recommends establishing a comprehensive industry-wide DLT Security Framework to review existing security guidelines, gaps in the approach to DLT security, and the need for increased standards.
Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) is making its surveillance and regulation of the securities market more targeted and effective with the application of artificial intelligence (AI) enhancements to its real-time monitoring system.
genesis, an international capital markets software firm, has partnered with XP Investments to design, build and implement products to automate workflows, which will in turn support business growth.
Financial services consulting firm JDX today has formed a new global strategic partnership with Seal Software, a specialist in enterprise contract analytics.