Market Infrastructure

Articles

26 Oct 2021 — Deputy Editor

S&P Global and IHS Markit has announced that they have received a conditional Phase 1 approval for their $44 billion merger from the European Commission (EC), marking another significant step toward the combination of these highly complementary companies.

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15 Oct 2021 — Deputy Editor

R3 has acquired the technology and team from Ivno, enabling the use of Ivno-developed capabilities across the Corda platform.

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14 Oct 2021 — Deputy Editor

FINBOURNE Technology’s SaaS investment data management platform, LUSID will be adopted by LSEG – London Stock Exchange Group...

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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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