Velocity Trade Signs with Integral

Integral has been selected by broker dealer Velocity Trade to employ its workflow automation and trading technology across Velocity Trade’s e-FX and CFD trading network. Integral’s cloud technology offers full automation and customisation of the workflow, including pricing and risk management tools, alongside a trading platform and mobile trading app which supports Velocity Trade’s suite […]
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SocGen Joins FXSpotStream

Societe Generale has become the 15th liquidity provider to join FX SpotStream – it joins just months after Barclays was unveiled as LP number 14. “After announcing the addition of Barclays last quarter, we continue the momentum and are pleased to welcome Societe Generale as the 15th liquidity provider on our Service – we expect […]
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Beatty Joins FlexTrade

Paul Beatty has joined FlexTrade as director of business development – he will be based in New York and joins from Spotex, where he was a managing director having joined the firm in January 2019 after a short spell at TP Icap. Prior to the inter-dealer broking firm, Beatty spent more than 17 years at […]
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DTCC Unveils Projects to Increase Digitisation in Markets

The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has unveiled plans to explore the benefits of digitalisation in the public and private markets and whether new technologies can strengthen post-trade processes and reduce risks and costs. The proposals are contained in two case studies that advance the organisation’s efforts to evaluate new ways to enhance post-trade […]
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IHS Markit Buys Catena Technologies

IHS Markit has acquired Singapore-based Catena Technologies, a regulatory trade reporting provider. Terms of the deal were not disclosed and IHS says the impact on its earnings will be “non-material”. Catena was founded by its chairman, Randall Duran, in 2002 as a fintech consultancy and transformed to become a software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of trade reporting […]
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Company Offers Free Surveillance to Support Remote Working

Compliance technology and data analytics firm SteelEye says it is offering financial firms the opportunity to use its communications surveillance service for free for up to 90 days as the market adapts to a new style of working. Even as firms reopen their offices, SteelEye says reduced density rules are likely to prevail for some […]
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Tora, Imagine Software, Partner for Buy Side Trading Solution

Order and execution management systems (OEMS) provider Tora has partnered with risk and compliance platform provider Imagine Software, to create a front-to-back trading solution for hedge funds and asset managers. Tora’s OEMS includes functions for portfolio rebalancing, pre-trade and post-trade TCA to improve execution quality combined with post-trade allocations and commission management tools. The integrated […]
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Fintech OTCXN Rebrands to Bosonic

US-based OTCXN, a technology provider for cryptocurrency and digital asset markets, has officially re-branded as Bosonic. According to the firm, the new name is a play on the term “boson” in quantum physics – the force that serves as the glue that holds all matter together at the atomic level. Similarly, it says, “Bosonic is […]
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Grushka Joins Capitolis Board

Capitolis has unveiled the appointment of Rony Grushka to its board of directors. he will also serve as an advisor to the executive team on strategic initiatives. Grushka is perhaps best known for his role as a co-founder of Markit Group where he played a significant role in building it into one of the world’s […]
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Eventus Hires Four

Trade surveillance and risk management software provider Eventus Systems has announced the appointment of Perry Barth as chief financial officer (CFO), Dan Burton as vice president of engineering, Nolan Schiff as director of relationship management and Sharad Kumar as sales engineer. Barth and Burton will be based in Austin, Texas, reporting to Eventus CEO Travis Schwab. […]
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