Jefferies to offer LongView ASP to hedge fund clients

The announcement reflects Jefferies' efforts to expand beyond core securities lending and research services to provide best-of-breed ancillary technology offerings to its hedge fund customers, a trend increasingly common across the prime brokerage industry.

According to Jack Wiener, executive vice-president at Linedata, the vendor will host the LongView OMS on behalf of Jefferies, and the prime broker will provide Linedata with relevant data from its hedge fund clients.

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