A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
The vendor's first local office outside the US is London, with plans for regional presences elsewhere in Europe and Asia.
Banks are looking to cash in on the alternative data boom, but an in-depth investigation of the alternative data market shows that they may be in for an uphill battle to claim territory.
Montagnino has held a range of compliance and surveillance-related roles at banks and trading firms.
Temenos looks set to snap up the London-based vendor with a billion-pound deal as 2018 becomes white-hot for mergers and acquisitions.
Collaborative network for pre-trade bond indication sharing adds Nomura and Jefferies to liquidity pool.
Crespy spent 18 years at Bloomberg, some of it alongside Qineqt chief product officer Sara Noble.
In what's seen as an effort to compete with the likes of Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and Markit, Goldman Sachs and 13 other industry partners have invested in a new company called Symphony Communication Services Holdings, after it acquired Perzo Inc.,…
A consortium of 14 major financial firms has acquired Palo Alto, Calif.-based messaging platform provider Perzo and renamed it Symphony with a $66 million investment to provide an open-source, secure and compliant messaging platform for financial…
US investment bank Jefferies has joined the Singapore Exchange (SGX) as a clearing and trading member, making the partnership its first derivative exchange membership in Asia.
Pity my colleagues in London: Last Tuesday, workmen severed an ISDN cable in the street outside our office, cutting off all internet, phone, email and server access. Then on Wednesday, an explosion at an adjacent power sub-station forced a building…
Investment bank Jefferies has joined Markit Collaboration Services, the open messaging network initiative developed by data vendor Markit that allows financial professionals to communicate and share information across communication platforms.
Data managers should confront the question of how to use new technologies and methods to make data transparent even under proprietary processes and climates
As result of a subdued global equities market, 2013 saw an uptick in over-the-counter derivatives trading. According to the Bank for International Settlements, the total national value of the OTC derivatives markets reached almost $700 billion in June…
Investment bank Jefferies has selected Bloomberg Vault to handle its enterprise information management requirements, ahead of incoming regulatory obligations regarding record keeping and data retrieval.
The global investment banking group is plugging into IPC's Connexus extranet as well as the communications provider's Direct Connect data service.
An emergency cash infusion has given Knight a chance to win back Wall Street's confidence.
New status marks 27th ICP for house.
Originally using Progress just for aggregation of FX spot liquidity, the FX dealer has expanded the relationship.
The cash management solution provides intra-day real-time aggregation of balances and cash flows.
The US investment bank will acquire the historic UK broker from RBS, which is selling off its investment banking side.