News

Reformed hackers warn hedge funds over complacency

Duo highlight risks to CTOs at HFMTech European summit earlier this month


Preqin launches portfolio company performance monitor

Data provider says new tool will ease valuation and client reporting,

AlphaDesk poaches senior RBC IT pro

Choon-Lin Yeo joins as global head of implementation services



Convergence launches fund manager transparency service

Complexity to offer investors detailed profiles on asset management firms


HFMTechnology Awards 2017: All the winners revealed

Eze Software Group, StatPro Revolution and Backstop Solutions Group each picked up awards in two categories.


Regulating blockchain would be ‘premature’, Esma finds

Report highlights benefits distributed ledger technology could bring to market


Pirum and IHS Markit to launch SFTR reporting tool

Solution to ease securities finance transaction regulation requirements due to come into effect in 2018


FinTech firm CloudMargin hires CTO for London office

Senior hire will oversee development of collateral management system to meet increased regulatory demands


Ex-Schroders director joins Kneip as COO

Gary Janaway took over IT and operations on 1 January


Calypso announces partnership with HF admin Equinoxe

Cloud-based service provider agrees utility agreement for back and middle-office services


Tech consultancy DataArt see significant finance growth

Legacy systems transformation, data management, blockchain and RegTech driving new business


CIP Capital creates new RegTech umbrella platform

Strategic investments in governance, risk management and compliance businesses have created the spin-out platform


Trading firm Liquidnet hires ex-GSK partner for Mifid II push

Dan Squires joins as sales director with European directive on the horizon




InvestCloud moves global HQ to LA Pacific Design Center

Firm expects further growth in 2017 after announcing partnerships and acquisitions


FinTech firm Visible Alpha acquires broker valuation platform ONEaccess

New insights on sell-side interactions will help investment firms generate alpha


Risk focus launches new business entity for reg software

New firm will offer specialised support to meet regulatory changes


Half of buy-side firms are not confident with their IT infrastructure

SimCorp survey reveals that operational agility is the key to pursuing growth strategies


Eze Software reveal product developments for 2017

The company intends to respond to MiFID II with new offerings and enhance product integration