Grant Thornton UK LLP is pleased to announce the winners of its inaugural RegTech Awards for 2019. The awards celebrate best-in-class technologies and solutions from across the RegTech ecosystem and are based on a new RegTech Index designed to highlight the wide array of technologies available to financial services organisations. The Index was developed in conjunction with The Disruption House, a research and data driven modelling firm specialising in early stage and high growth technology providers, with the awards acknowledging stand-out firms in the following six categories:
Digital Vega, the leading FX Options e-trading platform and provider of FX Options trading solutions, today announced three senior appointments, which support its ongoing product development and global expansion strategy.
Simon Nursey, Head of Asia. Simon joins from Standard Chartered Bank, where he was Head of FX Options Trading in Asia since 2012. Prior to this he was Global Head of Currency Options trading at BNP Paribas for 17 years, working in both London and Singapore.
Clarus Financial Technology today announces the release of a suite of IBOR Transition Management tools, available as Apps and APIs, to help firms navigate the upcoming changes as IBORs transition to Risk Free Rates (RFRs).
The transition from IBORs to RFRs is now underway in all major markets, with the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank, and the Bank of England, setting the timelines in conjunction with working groups of industry participants.
Kaizen Reporting named best ‘Technology Provider for Regulatory Compliance’ by FinTech and RegTech Global Awards
Bloomberg recently announced that it had acquired RegTek.Solutions, a leading provider of global regulatory reporting software solutions. The acquisition will expand the range of regulatory reporting services offered by Bloomberg, and deliver a fully integrated and comprehensive service that supports compliance with current and upcoming regulatory reporting requirements across multiple jurisdictions around the world.
SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider, today announced their partnership with Finanz Informatik Solutions Plus GmbH, to help their German clients with implementation projects and application management of SmartStream’s Corona solutions, as well as their next generation TLM Aurora offerings.
LONDON, 30 July 2019: Caplin, the specialist provider of desktop and mobile e-trading technology, today announced that it is to be the primary sponsor of the Hastings International Chess Congress (the ‘Hastings’), the oldest international chess congress in the world.
The Hastings has attracted many of the strongest players in the world since it started in 1920-21. Indeed, for some years it was the only truly international chess tournament in the world. Currently it draws in about 400 entrants every year.
London, 23 July 2019 - 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 adds broader liquidity to the Medusa platform, which is the market leader in automated FX Options trading.
LONDON, 22 July 2019: 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.
New York, July 12th, 2019 – Ideal Prediction, the independent trading analysis and data science company for capital markets, today announced that it has been awarded the ‘Best e-Surveillance Provider’ by FX Week. The award recognizes the flexibility, accuracy, customization and ease of use of Scope, Ideal Prediction’s independent market surveillance service.
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.
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