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February 6, 2020

Bloomberg trading executive joins THETA Trading as technology chief

Bloomberg trading executive joins THETA Trading as technology chief. Peter Meddemmen joins THETA as the firm scales up its business for launch. He will manage all technology delivery for products, including for its order and execution management system (O/EMS), Apollo, which is due to go live in the summer. To read more click
Digital Vega Hire
January 22, 2020

Digital Vega Hires Rob Wemyss as Head of Business Development

JP Morgan’s long-serving global head of FX options has departed after 25 years with the US bank to join FX options e-trading platform provider Digital Vega. Rob Wemyss has been appointed head of business development and non-executive director at Digital Vega, tasked with supporting product development and the firm’s expansion strategy. He has worked as global head of FX options
Agile methodology
January 20, 2020

Caplin Wins ‘Best Use of Agile Methodology’ at the American Financial Technology Awards

Waters Technology published the awards, commenting, “Caplin Systems wins this year’s best use of the Agile methodology category, thanks to its record of offering clients a quick turnaround and continuous integration during projects. ….One of the benefits of the Agile methodology is flexibility, and by using Agile scoping and planning, Caplin was able to adjust and deliver the additional features.”
Communication Infrastructure Provider
January 20, 2020

TransFICC Wins ‘Best Communication Infrastructure Provider’ at the American Financial Technology Awards

Waters Technology wrote, “TransFICC wins the 2019 AFTA for the best communication infrastructure provider, taking the title from last year’s winner, IPC Systems. TransFICC’s One API for eTrading allows clients to connect to 220 execution venues through a single API, eliminating the need for many of them to code and test their own APIs. It also allows companies to have
August 5, 2019

Doosan Babcock signs with Swipe2B to digitise and streamline their supplier payments

Our new client Swipe2B have announced that their Batchpay solution has been implemented by international construction and engineering conglomerate Doosan as an integral component of its supplier payments process. Swipe2B’s technology has enabled Doosan-Babcock to instantly transform a traditional paper-based payment process, make early payments and unlock much needed liquidity for its suppliers. Swipe2B’s BatchPay solution automates workflow and enables
digital vega
July 23, 2019

Standard Chartered goes live with Digital Vega

Digital Vega, the leading FX Options e-trading platform and provider of FX Options trading solutions, today announced that Standard Chartered Bank has become a Liquidity Provider (LP) on its Medusa trading platform. Standard Chartered has a unique global footprint, actively trading over 100 currencies and pricing an unparalleled range of emerging markets and G10 currencies. The addition of Standard Chartered
July 22, 2019

Caplin Adds Cryptocurrencies to Multi-Asset Trading Platform

Caplin, the specialist provider of desktop and mobile e-trading technology, today announced the addition of cryptocurrencies to its range of technology components for multi-asset trading. Using its financial markets domain expertise and multi-asset User Experience (UX), Caplin added a new asset class and further enhanced its platform in response to client requests for a professional and robust crypto trading experience.
Best E-Surveillance Provider
July 12, 2019

Ideal Prediction wins FX-Week Award for Best e-surveillance provider of the year

Brandex Financial’s client Ideal Prediction has taken home a win for their market leading e-surveillance solution for banks and financial institutions. FX Week’s e-FX Awards are judged by a panel of capital markets experts. They recognize and reward excellence, innovation and vision in electronic FX services among banks, brokers, vendors and the buy-side. Caplin’s focus on agile methodology provided the
FX Week
July 1, 2019

R5 featured in FX Week

Our client Jon Vollemaere of R5 was recently featured in an FX Week article on the HKMA and PBoC’s extension of CNY access to Hong Kong Stock Connect investors. Jon commented on the development, “It opens the RMB door just a little bit more, but mainly this is a step to help solve the liquidity issue with CNH,” and, “There
May 30, 2019

Gresham wins major contract with global clearing services provider

Gresham Technologies plc, the leading software and services company that specialises in providing real-time data integrity and control solutions, announced today that it has signed a strategic contract with a leading global multi-asset class Clearing House. The firm has selected Gresham’s Clareti platform, including Clareti Transaction Control and Clareti Adaptors, to replace fragmented legacy tools and manually intensive reconciliation and

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