The best partnership or alliance category at the 2017 AFTAs goes to Thomson Reuters and Symphony Communications. Through the partnership, Thomson Reuters’ Eikon, the firm’s open financial markets desktop platform, is now integrated within Symphony, the…
Compliance heads from Guggenheim Partners, Sierra Global Management, J Goldman & Co., and Rimes talk about trends in the regtech space. Anthony and James talk about the Symphony-Bloomberg battle.
CLSA represents Symphony's largest rollout in Asia to date for its secure messaging and collaboration platform.
The news provider has recruited former MNI Chicago bureau chief Alyce Andres-Frantz to launch the service.
Officials say the new hires will increase Symphony's capacity to workwiht customers and create innovative technology.
The firm will use Symphony's platform to replace existing instant messaging platforms for internal communications, and ultimately external communications with clients.
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The integrated instant messaging platforms will support collaboration between 300,000 users, officials say.
OpenFin's HTML5 container allows GreenKey's platform to support compliant voice and text communications from within a browser.
The app will allow Symphony users to access OTAS' content and analytics within their existing chat workflow.
The integration will allow clients to conduct messaging from their existing Ipreo tools while working on deals.
This year, messaging platform Symphony became a reality, and users──and regulators──began taking it seriously.
Thomson Reuters Bows Mobile Eikon Messenger App to Decouple from Desktops, Expand User Base Beyond Financials
Thomson Reuters is making its Eikon Messenger service available across Apple, Android and Blackberry mobile devices to enable its community of 250,000 financial professionals to use its instant chat service as a standalone application on the go, as part…
Palo Alto, Calif.-based startup messaging provider Symphony Communication Services has attracted investment from a "Who's Who" of 19 financial institutions plus more than $100 million raised in a recent round of funding from investors including tech…
Icap is currently beta testing the platform, and plans to roll it out to the broker's front office "immediately."
The new platform will enable financial firms to analyze chat data
The New York regulator is concerned that the vendor will make it hard to obtain communications records.
The functionality will enable firms to ensure compliance and minimize opportunities for collusion on market manipulation.
Acquisition will unite rival messaging initiatives to create a stronger competitor to Bloomberg's messaging service
Markit has launched a new software component of its Collaboration Services open messaging initiative that will enable investment banks and other financial institutions to create instant message chat rooms—and to proactively monitor who can access them,…
Yesterday it was announced that a consortium of 14 financial institutions led by Goldman Sachs had acquired Palo Alto-based software vendor Perzo for $66 million. The resulting acquisition led to the new company Symphony Communication Services, whose…
Symphony, the secure messaging platform being created by the $66 million acquisition of Palo Alto-based software vendor Perzo by 14 major financial firms, will complement──rather than compete with──data vendor Markit's Collaboration Services suite of…
Markit is building out the integration services component of its Collaboration Services initiative, an open messaging network for financial professionals to communicate and share information across any messaging platform.
Brazilian data vendor Agencia Estado has added new content and functionality to its Broadcast+ data and news terminal that the vendor soft launched last year, leveraging a completely redesigned underlying technology architecture.