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Craig Bridgewater, KPMG

KPMG survey reveals the impact of technology

Fri, 24/03/2017 - 14:00

To investigate the extent to which technology is disrupting the financial services sector, KPMG recently partnered with the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) and the Managed Funds Association (MFA) to determine how managers are responding.  »

First European Fintech UCITS ETF from Source

Mon, 13/03/2017 - 14:38

Source has launched Europe’s first UCITS ETF focused solely on financial technology (fintech) companies. The company writes that fintech is one of the biggest growth stories of the century so far but, until now, there hasn’t been an easy way to get broad exposure. »

Jan Giller, ifund

ifund and fundinfo launch Digital-Advisor fund selection tool

Mon, 19/12/2016 - 14:00

ifund and fundinfo have launched Digital-Advisor, a cloud-based system for fund selection. »

Lee Hodgkinson, Euronext

Euronext selects LiquidMetrix for best execution analytics platform

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 08:44

Euronext has selected Strategic Insight’s LiquidMetrix as the best execution analytics platform for its equity, ETF and derivatives products. »

Stewart Foster

Third Financial Software - Best Technology Provider - Transaction Processing

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:45

Third Financial Software has enjoyed another record year of growth, reports chief executive Stewart Foster, (pictured) and has almost doubled in size. Founded in 2008, Third Financial has gone from simple software to offering a software platform business and is now looking at the direct to consumer market.  »

James Willaims, Hedgeweek

Man & machine: Building a knowledge platform to develop predictive prowess in asset management

Thu, 17/12/2015 - 12:38

Big changes are afoot across a broad spectrum of the financial services industry. For example, in the wealth management and investment advisory space, thanks to huge technological developments in recent years, traditional wealth managers have a new competitor to face; the robo adviser, which sounds exciting but it is less the Terminator and more machine learning software, using algorithms to learn investor behaviour and automatically invest into portfolios based on clients' goals and risk threshold.  »

Euronext adds options on flow traders to Spotlight segment

Euronext adds options on flow traders to Spotlight segment

Wed, 09/09/2015 - 14:17

Euronext has expanded its Spotlight options offering with new options on Flow Traders NV (FLW), a technology-enabled liquidity provider that specialises in exchange traded products (ETPs).  »


Guggenheim launches BulletShares ETF bond laddering tool

Thu, 04/06/2015 - 09:00

Guggenheim Investments has introduced an online resource to help advisors and investors use the firm’s BulletShares ETFs to build a more efficient laddering strategy consisting of investment-grade and high-yield ETFs with varying terms to maturity. »

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The ETF store launches iPortfolios

Tue, 17/03/2015 - 13:00

The ETF Store has launched a new online investment service offering, iPortfolios, providing investors with The ETF Store’s exchange-traded fund portfolios through a fully-automated online investment platform. »

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Koris International launches first European ETF analysis platform

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 14:02

Koris International has launched TrackInsight, the first platform providing analyses on the replication quality of European exchange-traded funds for institutional investors. »

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Bloomberg Tradebook first to aggregate buy-side ETF liquidity

Fri, 17/10/2014 - 06:02

Bloomberg Tradebook has launched the first electronic Request for Quote (RFQ) service for ETFs, enabling traders to anonymously access liquidity from US and European buy-side  liquidity providers. »

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Horizons ETFs launches ETF Model Portfolio Builder for advisors

Thu, 04/09/2014 - 10:00

Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) has launched the Model Portfolio Builder, a customised exchange-traded fund portfolio development solution for Canadian investment advisors that focuses on keeping client risk constant. »

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SSN goes live on FolioDynamix wealth management technology platform

Tue, 12/08/2014 - 12:20

Securities Service Network (SSN) has deployed the FolioDynamix wealth management technology platform for its rep-directed investment programmes. »


Thomson Reuters selects MyVest to power managed accounts solution for wealth managers

Wed, 02/07/2014 - 16:00

Thomson Reuters is adopting MyVest Corporation’s Strategic Portfolio System (SPS) to automate the end-to-end delivery of managed accounts for Thomson Reuters’ wealth management customers. »

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Alamo Capital launches ETF, equities, stocks and options online trading website

Tue, 24/06/2014 - 12:00

Alamo Capital has launched a website for its online investment trading division, ACAP Trading. »


Rise of big data to put UK financial services firms in regulatory firing line

Thu, 12/06/2014 - 06:00

The exponential growth of Big Data will trigger a sharp rise in UK financial services firms being investigated, and potentially fined, by regulators, according to Data-as-a-Service provider Anomaly42. »

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iShares fixed income ETF info and electronic basket trading technology launched

Fri, 30/05/2014 - 11:43

MarketAxess Holdings and BlackRock have launched iShares fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) information and basket trading technology on MarketAxess. »


Miracle Mile Advisors partners with TD Ameritrade in ETF-based 401k programme

Thu, 29/05/2014 - 14:22

Miracle Mile Advisors has partnered with TD Ameritrade to launch a 401k platform delivering customised investment options using a universe of low-cost ETFs. »

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ETF Securities launches ETP Portfolio Builder for retail investors

Tue, 11/03/2014 - 12:16

ETF Securities (UK) has launched a portfolio simulator aimed at retail investors looking to build exchange-traded product portfolios. »


Market Vectors Index Solutions re-launches website

Thu, 20/02/2014 - 14:09

Market Vectors Index Solutions (MVIS) has re-launched its website, offering a new user interface, extended features and a broader range of index and economic data. »

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AnalytixInsight showcases CapitalCube ETF service at Finovate Europe

Tue, 18/02/2014 - 06:04

Big data and analytics company AnalytixInsight showcased its ETF service, which is available via its online portal CapitalCube, at the recent Finovate Europe 2014 event. »


Markit launches global ETF platform

Fri, 24/01/2014 - 06:03

Financial information services company Markit has integrated its suite of exchange-traded fund products into a new web application to assist in navigating the increasingly complex ETF universe. »

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Orion Advisor Services delivers portfolio accounting solutions to Gradient Investments

Thu, 09/01/2014 - 06:00

Orion Advisor Services has delivered a suite of integrated portfolio accounting solutions to Gradient Investments, an independent SEC registered investment adviser serving independent RIAs throughout the US. »

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Chaikin Analytics launches Desktop workstation and ETF analytics

Wed, 18/12/2013 - 14:25

Chaikin Analytics, a provider of stock research and analytics to asset managers and wealth advisors, has launched its Desktop workstation and has added 1,500 ETFs to the workstation's charting capabilities. »

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MTS launches RFQ trading for ETFs

Wed, 04/12/2013 - 06:01

European fixed income trading venue MTS is to launch Request-for-Quote (RFQ) trading for ETFs via its multi-dealer-to-client MTS BondVision platform. »

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Invesco launches web-based Portfolio Illustrator

Tue, 03/12/2013 - 16:07

Invesco Distributors has launched the Invesco Portfolio Illustrator, a web-based tool allowing financial advisors to build a proposal of Invesco mutual funds and exchange-traded funds, as well as the universe of both products in a single report. »

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ETF Issuer Solutions launches distribution platform for alpha managers

Mon, 18/11/2013 - 06:01

ETF Issuer Solutions (ETFis) has launched an exchange-traded fund services platform.  »


Managed account use to grow three times faster for ETFs than mutual funds

Fri, 15/11/2013 - 11:55

All types of managed money solutions used by fee-based advisors are expected to grow over the next two years, but the use of exchange-traded fund-managed accounts will far outpace adoption of other solutions. »


Capital One ShareBuilder gives customers access to Morningstar mutual fund and ETF research

Wed, 13/11/2013 - 16:15

Capital One ShareBuilder now offers direct access to Morningstar mutual fund and exchange-traded fund research and analyst reports, as well as Morningstar's proprietary Analyst Ratings for mutual funds. »

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DeltaOne Solutions and Tbricks form alliance

Fri, 25/10/2013 - 16:00

DeltaOne Solutions, an index and ETF data and technology provider, and Tbricks, a provider of automated trading systems, have formed a strategic alliance. »

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