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.
Technology & software solutions
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.
Securities Service Network (SSN) has deployed the FolioDynamix wealth management technology platform for its rep-directed investment programmes.
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.
Alamo Capital has launched a website for its online investment trading division, ACAP Trading.
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.
MarketAxess Holdings and BlackRock have launched iShares fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) information and basket trading technology on MarketAxess.
Miracle Mile Advisors has partnered with TD Ameritrade to launch a 401k platform delivering customised investment options using a universe of low-cost ETFs.
ETF Securities (UK) has launched a portfolio simulator aimed at retail investors looking to build exchange-traded product portfolios.
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.