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KeyBanc Capital Markets Adopts Bloomberg’s DASH Enterprise Trading Workflow Solution

KeyBanc Capital Markets (KCBM) has adopted Bloomberg’s DASH Enterprise, which enables sales traders to target a broader audience, access relevant market insights, and gain more value from their order flow. After adopting the DASH solution, KeyBanc Capital Markets has noted an increase in hit ratio and crossing rates. The solution is able to analyze and…

IHS Markit Partners with Itiviti in Buy-Side Trading and Connectivity Initiative

IHS Markit will be working in a strategic partnership with Itiviti to deliver a new service to administer FIX connectivity, to enhance the managed service version of thinkFolio, an order and portfolio management solution (OMS/PMS) from IHS Markit, and to respond to the rising demand for cloud-based investment management platforms. Combined, the Itiviti’s NYFIX connectivity…

Adaptable Blotter Takes Top Place in Up and Coming Financial Technology

Adaptable Blotter from start-up Adaptable Tools has been voted top technology innovation in the Dragons Den session at the Fixed Income Leaders’ Summit held in Amsterdam. The Adaptable Blotter provides out of the box functionality for datagrids, including powerful filtering, searching, editing and auditing tools. It plugs and plays into whichever technologies are used, and…

Tremblant Capital Selects LiquidityBook

Tremblant Capital has selected LiquidityBook’s SaaS based LBX Buy Side as its portfolio, order and execution management system, with LBX Connect integrated as its FIX routing network. Tremblant is using LBX Buy Side to support its multi-asset trading workflow. It replaces an existing system that was implemented 16 years ago soon after Tremblant’s inception. The…

FlexTrade Integrates Bernstein Cube into FlexTrader EMS

FlexTrade Systems has added the Bernstein Cube to its FlexTrader EMS, allowing traders to construct portfolios and conduct risk analyses and pre-trade controls straight from the execution management system’s blotter. The Bernstein Cube leverages Bloomberg terminal market data to create customised risk models. Each trade can be calculated to transition from the portfolio to an…

FlexTrade Systems Integrates ipushpull with FlexNOW to Provide Real-Time Data Sharing

FlexTrade Systems has integrated ipushpull (iPP), a real-time interoperability platform, with its FlexNOW execution management system. The arrangement will provide FlexNOW users with access to iPP’s live data sharing and workflow automation between desktop applications, messaging platforms, in-house systems and cloud services. iPP’s analytics module will allow FlexNOW’s primarily hedge fund and mini-prime clients to…

Trading Technologies Adds Order Management System

Trading Technologies International plans to add a full-service order management system, TT OMS, to its trading platform, providing an end-to-end solution that can integrate order management with high quality execution tools. The OMS will be offered as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution via TT’s global, high-speed network and is expected to be operational in early 2019….

Nissan Securities Distributes Trading Technologies’ TT Platform

Tokyo-based derivatives broker Nissan Securities has contracted to distribute Trading Technologies’ TT platform, furthering its trade execution technology offer with access to TT features and technology including Autospreader, ADL, TT Premium Services, and charting and analytics. Tomoaki Hirao, director and head of global sales at Nissan Securities, says: “By providing Trading Technologies’ TT platform, we’re…

The Evolution of the Multi-Asset Class Trading Desk

By John Greenan, CEO, Alignment Systems Over the past 30 years, the buy-side trading desk has undergone a fundamental transformation, specifically in two linked areas: automation of high-touch and low-touch trading, and the rise of multi-asset class trading. Alignment Systems worked with FactSet to document this transformation with an eye on understanding where the industry…

Bell Direct Selects FlexTradeOMS for Smart Order Router Algo Strategies

Australian-based online broker Bell Direct has selected FlexTrade’s order management system (OMS) for smart order router algorithmic strategies for the Australian Stock Exchange and Chi-X Australia. Lee Muco, chief operating officer at Bell, says the broker chose FlexTrade because its global, multi-asset and end-to-end OMS caters to the company’s existing workflow while also considering the…