BNY ConvergEx Group, an agency brokerage and investment technology solutions provider, announced yesterday that its Eze Castle Software (ECS) subsidiary has launched a single-system OMS that includes global EMS capabilities.
Citisoft, an investment management consulting firm, yesterday commenced its 15th evaluation of systems on behalf of alternative investment clients in the UK (onshore and offshore), Europe and the Far East. Citisoft has conducted evaluations of various systems for buy-side clients including hedge fund and fund of hedge fund managers, alternative investment divisions of traditional asset managers, private equity managers and hedge fund and fund of hedge fund administrators.
Seventh Wave Systems has joined RIXML.org, a consortium of buy-side, sell-side and vendor firms committed to the development and implementation of the first open standard for investment research, as an associate member.
Kx Systems, a provider of streaming and historical data and analytics, and Detica, a business and technology consultancy, have announced that the Kx kdb+ database will be a core component of SABRE II, a market monitoring solution created by Detica and selected by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to help it combat market abuse by trapping insider trades and identifying other illegal activities as they occur.
ICAP, an interdealer broker, has announced that daily electronic broking volumes exceeded $1 trillion ($1,000 billion) on both Thursday June 7 and Friday June 8.
Wombat Financial Software, a low-latency trading technology provider, has achieved Platinum status for its Bloomberg B-Pipe feed handler.
The European Energy Exchange AG (EEX) and Trayport have announced that trading participants on the EEX derivatives market can also now access EEX markets via Trayport’s GlobalVision trading gateway
Instinet, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nomura Holdings, has appointed Fumiki Kondo and Anthony Abenante as co-chief executive officers, Thomas Vogel as chief financial officer and Kevin Farrell as chi
Standard & Poor's, a provider of independent research, ratings, indices and reference data solutions, has announced that it provides independent daily valuations for over 1.1 million structured finance securities.
Misys, a software and solutions company, has created three new senior positions in its treasury & capital markets business in the Americas. They will deliver the company’s new strategic objectives in that region, including a fresh drive into the Latin American market and the creation of a new services and consulting business, the firm says.