Market Infrastructure

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Brown Brothers Harriman
08 Sep 2021 — Deputy Editor

State Street Corporation and Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for State Street to acquire BBH’s Investor Services business, including its custody, accounting, fund administration, global markets and technology services, for $3.5 billion in cash.

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Common Domain model
02 Aug 2021 — Bill Hodgson

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA), the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and the International Securities Lending Association (ISLA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen collaboration on the future development of the Common Domain Model (CDM)

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15 Jul 2021 — Ronnie Kher

It is no surprise that a global pandemic has completely reshaped the way we live our lives. We have seen it before with “The War on Tuberculosis” public health campaign in the 1890s, and the Spanish Flu in 1918, both of which caused profound changes in human behaviour. But how will this affect the insurance industry’s digital transformation?

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TS Imagine
16 Jun 2021 — Deputy Editor

TS Imagine, an EMS provider for Fixed Income execution management, announced that Principal Global Investors, Des Moines, Iowa has chosen its trading infrastructure to support its Fixed Income business.

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14 Jun 2021 — Deputy Editor

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) have launched a new division focused on addressing the industry’s evolving shift to digital finance...State Street Digital.

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Bloomberg onboarding
14 May 2021 — Deputy Editor

Bloomberg has announced that more than 100 clients globally have successfully implemented its Buy-Side Solutions over the past year, between March 2020 and 2021. During the 12-month period, all implementations were completed remotely due to COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.

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Avelacom acquisition
28 Apr 2021 — Deputy Editor

Avelacom, the low latency connectivity, IT infrastructure and data solutions provider for global financial markets, today announced the acquisition of ITDN Ltd, an IT trading infrastructure specialist, headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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20 Apr 2021 — Deputy Editor

Speaking at Fintech Week, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak set out proposals to enhance the UK’s competitive advantage in fintech and the financial services industry, from regulatory support and reforms...

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SteelEye Expansion
08 Apr 2021 — Deputy Editor

SteelEye, the UK-based compliance technology and data analytics firm, today announces its plans to bolster its footprint by expanding into North America.

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26 Mar 2021 — Bill Hodgson

Corporate treasury specialist Ledgermatic launches its White Paper, offering a first look at use cases, solutions and technologies it intends to deploy ahead of its product release later this year.

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18 Mar 2021 — Deputy Editor

New York again headed the rankings in the Global Financial Centres Index 29, launched by Z/Yen Group in partnership with the China Development Institute (CDI).

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09 Sep 2020 — Bill Hodgson

Washington, DC – FIA today published a new policy paper in consultation with its members across the cleared derivatives industry on climate-related risks for financial markets and the global economy. The paper focuses on how the industry is already addressing this issue, and highlights potential partnerships with the public sector to help build a more sustainable economy in the long term. 

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