EU near to ban on high tech trading

EU policymakers also want to ban banks from giving outside brokers direct access to markets as part of a sweeping crackdown on computerised high-frequency trading (HFT), a European Parliament report said Tuesday.


Camradata and Merrill Lynch launch ESG analysis service‎

CAMRADATA Analytical Services and BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research have launched Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Geographic Portfolio Analysis, an insight service for investors to track and understand ESG exposure within their portfolios.


AmerBrokers Selects SunGard for Direct Market Access

Amerbrokers will use SunGard’s Valdi DMA trading platform and offer its services to international investors through the SunGard Global Network (SGN), helping support its current brokerage activities on the WSE and its expansion following the exchang


Avaloq appoints new head of innovation development

Among other complex projects, Beck implemented a global risk management and control system, and participated in the design and implementation of a global IT platform for investment banking at UniCredit Bank AG.


Temenos drops out of Misys bid race

The number of takeover bidders circling the banking software company Misys was cut from three yesterday after its listed Swiss rival Temenos pulled out of the running.


SunGard Expands Suite of Risk Solutions

SunGard has extended its Adaptiv suite of solutions to help customers not only calculate Credit Valuation Adjustment (CVA) but also actively manage it.