Tag: Capitolis


Capitolis Adds Two to Management Team

Capitolis, today announces the appointment of two senior executives to its executive management team. Lindsey Baptiste joins the SaaS platform as senior vice president of finance and Hen Lotan as chief of staff. According to a statement, the new hires will “support Capitolis in its next phase of growth and play a key role in […]

Citi, JPM, State Street Make Strategic Investment in Capitolis

Capitolis, an SaaS platform that provides financial resource optimisation for capital markets, today announces the completion of a strategic investment from Citi, JP Morgan and State Street. The transaction represents a collaborative effort by the three leading global financial institutions to drive further adoption of Capitolis’ proprietary technology platform, which helps financial institutions free up […]

Capitolis Announces Record in FX Options; NatWest Joins

Capitolis Achieves Record Volume in FX Options Novations in Second Quarter 2020; NatWest Joins Community on Growing Platform Since its inception, the Capitolis FX Options Novations platform has eliminated positions of more than $2.5 trillion in notional. Capitolis, an SaaS platform that drives financial resource optimisation for capital markets, today announces that Capitolis Novations, its […]

Wikstrom Joins Capitolis

Dr Petra Wikstrom has joined Capitolis as business development executive for the buy-side in the Americas. She will report to Ben Tobin, global head of sales at the firm and be based in New York. Wikstrom has been working for Greenwich Associates as a consultant for just over a year having left BNP Paribas in […]

Auradkar Joins Capitolis

Capitolis has announced the appointment of Rahul Auradkar as its chief product officer. In this role, Auradkar will lead Capitolis’ product development efforts globally and is the latest addition to the company’s growing executive management team. His move is the latest in a career in the software industry that includes a track record of building […]

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 […]

Capitolis Bolsters Management Team

Capitolis hired Amos Arev as vice president of engineering, and appointed Igor Teleshevsky as executive vice president and head of professional services, and Illit Geller as chief business development officer. “We’re thrilled to have an incredible team of leaders who are passionate about delivering a groundbreaking technology platform to our clients and making markets safer […]

Follow the Money

Last year saw a number of investments in fintech firms offering FX technology. Galen Stops takes a look at the rationale behind this trend and examines the broader investment landscape. The more eagle-eyed Profit & Loss reader will have noticed that there was a distinct spate of investment deals involving FX-focused fintech firms in the […]

Capitolis Secures $40m Investment

Capitolis has raised $40 million as it completes its Series B round of funding, which was led by Spark Capital and SVB Capital. Existing investors, Index Ventures, Sequoia Capital and S Capital also participated in the round, bringing the total capital raised to date to $70 million. Capitolis says that this latest funding will support […]

Capitolis Hires Zall

Capitolis has announced a strategic hire to its executive leadership team with Jessica Zall joining as vice president and head of marketing. In this newly created role, Zall will be based in New York and report to Gil Mandelzis, CEO and founder of Capitolis and she joins, the firms says, a time of “significant growth”. In her role Zall will drive the overall marketing and brand strategy […]