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Virtu Financial Offers Outsourced Trading Solution with Execution Concierge Service

Virtu Financial, a provider of liquidity, execution services, data, analytics and connectivity, has extended its capabilities to meet growing market interest in outsourcing elements of trading. The resulting Execution Concierge Service (ECS) is initially available in the US. The service builds on the company’s acquisition of ITG in March 2019, which added agency solutions and…

FlexTrade Integrates MSCI Risk and Factor Analysis

FlexTrade Systems, a provider of multi-asset execution and order management systems, and Woodline Partners, a San Francisco-based investment firm, have integrated MSCI’s Barra real-time portfolio risk and factor analysis solutions into the FlexONE OEMS. The integration allows portfolio managers using FlexONE to model orders more efficiently and better understand pro forma risk before staging the…

Royal London Asset Management Selects TradingScreen OEMS to Drive Returns for Investors

UK investment management firm Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) has selected TradingScreen’s cloud-based multi-asset order and execution management system to drive better returns for investors. The deal is designed to allow RLAM to trade across multi-asset classes within its £130 billion portfolio via one centralised platform, offering greater operational efficiencies and more time to focus…

Atlantic Equities Migrates from Bloomberg SSEOMS to Itiviti Platform

Itiviti has taken on another firm needing to replace a Bloomberg SSEOMS platform that is being withdrawn, this time announcing that Atlantic Equities, a US equity agency brokerage, has elected to move to Itiviti’s high touch, low touch, and post-trade suite of hosted solutions. As well as supporting Atlantic’s core trading desks, Itiviti’s solution will…

SMBC Nikko Replaces Bloomberg SSEOMS with Itiviti OMS Platform

Following Bloomberg’s decision in June 2019 to withdraw its Sell-Side Execution and Order Management Solutions (SSEOMS) and Itiviti’s offer to help SSEOMS users migrate to its OMS, SMBC Nikko London Capital Markets has successfully replaced the Bloomberg platform with Itiviti’s multi-asset OMS for high touch trading in London and added Itiviti’s middle office solutions including…

Recorded Webinar: Moving the trading technology stack to the cloud

Migration of financial apps and data to the cloud is well underway as financial institutions take the opportunity to cut the cost of running systems on premise, scale as and when required, and spin up test environments quickly and inexpensively. Moving the trading technology stack to the cloud is a different and more difficult proposition….

Glue42 Extends into Asia Pacific

Glue42, provider of a simplified desktop experience and interoperability for financial institutions, has made a reseller agreement with Chelmer to extend the connectivity of the desktop and its footprint into Asia Pacific. As part of its latest release, the company’s desktop users’ apps can now interoperate with third-party websites and web apps through browser extensions,…

CISI Selects Bloomberg Buy-side Solutions

China Industrial Securities International Financial Group (CISI), a full-service financial group listed in Hong Kong, has adopted a broad range of Bloomberg’s buy-side solutions including its buy-side order management system, transaction cost analysis, liquidity assessment and Bloomberg Vault. These solutions will enable the group to navigate a fast-evolving global regulatory environment as it positions for…

Blaze Portfolio Partners Itiviti to Access NYFIX Services

Blaze Portfolio, a provider of scalable investment portfolio rebalancing and real-time trade order management software, has joined Itiviti’s Global Alliance Program, giving clients access to Itiviti’s NYFIX suite of services including a FIX connectivity network, monitoring and execution reporting. Blaze is also using NYFIX Matching, Itiviti’s post-trade solution that streamlines affirmation, allocation and confirmation matching…

FlexTrade Integrates ACA’s Surveillance Technology with FlexNOW EMS

FlexTrade has partnered ACA Technology Solutions to help mutual clients manage trade surveillance and compliance using ACA’s Decryptex surveillance technology across the company’s FlexNOW cloud-based execution management system (EMS). Shoshana Wainer, head of compliance at Albar Capital and a user of the combined solution, says: “FlexNOW and Decryptex are stand-out products supported by highly-responsive and…