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Thomson Reuters and CME to Integrate Messaging Networks Thomson Reuters and CME Group will connect their instant messaging networks, allowing more than 300,000 market participants to communicate across their platforms. From late Q3 2016 users of Thomson Reuters’ Eikon Messenger and CME’s Pivot Instant Messaging will be able to ...
Absa Bank Joins R3, Targets Blockchain Adoption in Africa Absa Bank (Absa), the South African subsidiary of the Barclays Africa Group (Barclays Africa), has become the first bank in Africa to join R3’s consortium aiming to design and apply distributed and shared ledger-inspired technologies to global financial markets....
State Street to Pilot Margin Settlement Service DTCC-Euroclear GlobalCollateral, a joint venture of Euroclear and The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), says that State Street has agreed to participate in a pilot program to test their Margin Settlement Messaging Service. The service, powered by Margin Transit Utility (...
Thomson Reuters Adds EBS to its Post-Trade Network Thomson Reuters has added EBS to its post-trade network, Thomson Reuters Trade Notification (TRTN), which will enable EBS to offer complete straight through processing to its clients. "In addition to the existing EBS post trade capabilities, we selected Thomson Reuters ...
Abide, Corvil Partner for Transaction Reporting Regulatory reporting firm Abide Financial and real-time data analytics company Corvil are launching a partnership to deliver end-to-end transaction reporting and reconciliation solutions. The joint effort offers market participants a “complete solution from collection of trade transaction data, normalisation and ...
OFR Calls for Greater Cooperation on Microdata In a speech given at the European Central Bank’s Eighth Conference on Statistics, US Office of Financial Research (OFR) deputy director and chief data officer Cornelius Crowley called for improved cooperation between the finance industry and regulators to develop ...
ColtPrizmNet Connects to Equinix’s Data Centre in Asia International network and communication services provider Colt’s financial extranet ColtPrizmNet is now connected to Equinix’s International Business Exchange data centres in Hong Kong and Singapore, the two announced Tuesday. Colt can now interconnect with key FX centres, both ...
FlexTrade Opens in Sydney Execution management system provider FlexTrade has opened an office in Sydney and named Dan Enstedt as vice president, business development for Australia and New Zealand. The firm says that the proposed increases in superannuation contributions will lead to an increase ...
Overbond Extends into Primary Bond Market Toronto-based Overbond, a fintech entrant into the new bond issuance market, has launched an end-to-end platform and support framework for primary bond origination. The fully-digital platform for primary bond issuance provides, the firm says, higher transparency, better price discovery, and ...
TradAir Inks Deal with Singapore-Based Firm TradAir, a front office technology provider, has signed a contract to supply UOB Bullion and Futures (UOBBF) with its platform for trading leveraged FX, non-deliverable forwards and precious metals. UOBBF is the Singapore-based brokerage arm of United Overseas Bank Limited. “...