OpenMarkets, Australia’s fastest growing independent execution-only stockbroker, broke new ground in the investing landscape last week, by executing its first direct-to-consumer Managed Funds trade through its new Multi-Asset Trading Hub (MATH).
The trade, placed by financial planning company, Quill Group Financial Planners, was... read more
FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of global financial trading, today announced the creation of a set of recommended Best Practices for the use of FIX for the exchange of pre-trade information in the bond markets. The Global Fixed Income Subcommittee are currently reviewing the draft and expect the... read more
API and visualisation toolkit assists developers in building applications that integrate OTAS analytics and visual elements
OTAS Technologies, the preferred decision support partner to the world’s largest global institutions, today launched OTAS Base, an API and visualisation toolkit for developers to assist in building applications... read more
Reval, a leading global Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of a scalable and integrated Treasury and Risk Management (TRM) solution, announced today that it has closed a private placement of $20 million in structured financing with Goldman, Sachs & Co. Proceeds will be used for general corporate purposes.
"We are excited that an... read more
NewVoiceMedia, the leading provider of cloud contact centre solutions, today announced it has joined the Desk.com App Hub to help fast-growing SMBs leverage customer service to accelerate growth. NewVoiceMedia’s ContactWorld for Desk.com equips organisations of all sizes with an entirely new view into customer relationships so agents can... read more
Global IT association ISACA has issued 23 new audit programs aligned with the COBIT 5 framework. The new audit/assurance programs have been developed to help information systems (IS) audit and assurance professionals implement the good practices presented in COBIT 5 for Assurance and incorporate the seven enablers presented in COBIT 5 as part of a... read more
Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, today announced that Advent’s Geneva® has been named “Best Buy-Side Portfolio Accounting Platform,” and Advent Portfolio Exchange® (APX) in conjunction with Advent... read more
Customers include Netswitch, Nexusguard and OneAsia
Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced the continued growth of its cloud ecosystem in Asia-Pacific, with the number of cloud customers growing over 25 percent year-over-year. In Hong Kong specifically, cloud customers... read more
Tool will support U.S. market in preparing for EMV chip deployment
EMV® chip testing providers, Barnes International and FIME, have announced that their latest jointly developed card personalization validation (CPV) test tool has been qualified by MasterCard. The test tool makes it easier for banks, card manufacturers and... read more
Sonovate, the new finance provider for recruitment agencies placing contractors, has secured a £10 million debt facility from PNC Business Credit, a wholly owned subsidiary of PNC Bank N.A. This facility underpins Sonovate’s commitment to finance up to £250 million in the UK contract recruitment market within the next three years... read more