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IBOR: No Walk in the Park

The investment book of record (IBOR) phenomenon currently sweeping the buy side shows no sign of slowing down, as asset managers on both sides of the Atlantic start moving down the road toward managing their investment positions and cash, not only on...

Waters | Feature | Buy-Side Operations | 04 Aug 2014


Waters Rankings 2014: Best Performance Measurement and Attribution System Provider — ConvergEx Group

New York-based ConvergEx Group, a provider of brokerage and trading-related services, emerged top in this year’s performance measurement and attribution provider category, a win that will undoubtedly raise a few eyebrows, not because of PerformEx’s...

Waters | Special | Awards & Rankings | 01 Aug 2014


Waters Rankings 2014: Best Transaction-Cost Analysis System Provider — ITG

ITG, a New York-based agency brokerage and capital markets technology provider, follows up its success in the transaction-cost analysis (TCA) category in last year’s Buy-Side Technology Awards by winning the corresponding category in this year’s Waters...

Waters | Special | Awards & Rankings | 01 Aug 2014


Waters Rankings 2014: Best Enterprise Data Management Systems Provider — Bloomberg PolarLake

It is no secret that large portions of the third-party technology vendor community have grown through acquisition as the market has evolved and matured—after all, it is cheaper, more time efficient, and significantly faster to market to buy an existing...

Waters | Special | Awards & Rankings | 01 Aug 2014


Waters Rankings 2014: Best Reporting System Provider — Eze Software Group

There is little doubt that since the global financial crisis of 2008, capital markets firms, both on the sell side and the buy side, have been scrutinizing their vendor relationships, not only with the view to consolidating functionality and minimizing...

Waters | Special | Awards & Rankings | 01 Aug 2014


Waters Rankings 2014: A Shot in the Arm

There is little doubt that the Waters Rankings were in need of a revamp, having remained in their original format since their launch in 2003. And so, after consulting Waters’ readers, we decided to add four new categories, and more significantly, change...

Waters | Special | Awards & Rankings | 01 Aug 2014

Top Sales Role for Eagle’s Farrington

Wellesley, MA-based Eagle Investment Systems, a provider of investment management-focused technology and a subsidiary of BNY Mellon, has promoted Greg Farrington to head of sales, Americas.

Buy-Side Technology | News | People | 31 Jul 2014


Lombard Risk Looks to Leckie

London-based Lombard Risk Management, a provider of regulatory compliance, reporting, and collateral management technology to the capital markets, has appointed George Leckie to lead sales and business development for ComplianceASSESSOR, the firm's web-based...

Sell-Side Technology | News | Risk Management | 31 Jul 2014


Data. Broadcast Yourself.

While YouTube might not have any direct links to the financial services industry, Brian Sentance argues that the social media phenomenon’s model, which allows users to control the information they publish and consume, is already emerging across the...

Waters | Opinion | Data Management | 08 Jul 2014


Barclays Africa Goes Live on EquiLend

Johannesburg-based Absa Bank, a subsidiary of Barclays Africa, has become South Africa’s first domestic bank to execute a securities finance trade on the EquiLend trading platform. The move marks a progression toward the automation of Absa’s trading...

Sell-Side Technology | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 04 Jul 2014

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