SAN FRANCISCO--Barclays Global Investors (BGI) has gone live with the second half of its new investment platform. Orbis, a trade order management system, will operate in tandem with Global Share/Common Platform, the firm’s data platform. BGI is also using Javelin Technologies’ Appia FIX engine to connect to its sell-side counterparties.
Orbis went live in the US for non-US funds in March and US funds will transition by the third quarter of this year. Japan is targeted to be live by the end of
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