SWIFT Institute launches competition for university students

The 2016 SWIFT Institute Challenge will focus on remittances sent via banks operating in the UK market. Each applicant will be required to identify...

Global stock markets fall amid oil rout

Stock markets worldwide have tumbled with investors unsettled by the continued slide in oil prices and fears about the impact on global growth. On Wall...

Successful completion of R3 CEV distributed ledger experiment

R3 CEV, today announced the successful completion of its ground breaking distributed ledger experiment involving eleven of the world’s largest financial institutions; BMO Financial...
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Innovation Lab launched by Commonwealth Bank in Hong Kong

Commonwealth Bank of Australia is to launch  innovation labs in both Hong Kong and London to create a joined-up global approach to new tech...

Leading City Institutions fund Academic CREST Research

London, UK October 29, 2015 – Next year marks the 20th anniversary of CREST (now Euroclear UK & Ireland) the single, most important settlement system in...

Health Check for T+2 Readiness Launched

London, UK 30th July 2014 – B.I.S.S. Research, announced today that it has joined with Elkhorn Consulting to produce a T+2 industry benchmarking and certification/accreditation for financial services...

Shoppers ‘using cash less than ever’

Shoppers are using cash to buy their goods less often than ever before, according to a survey by the British Retail Consortium (BRC). Online...

Society needs educating on the importance of financial planning and wealth...

At a recent roundtable hosted by the Wealth Management Association (WMA), a powerful combination of senior executives representing 12 leading Wealth Management firms agreed...

Volante first to achieve 2014 SWIFT FIN Message Certification

London, UK 5th June 2014 – TLC the independent transaction lifecycle certification company, for standardised electronic messages used by the global financial services sector, today announced...

Fixing the woes of liquidity in the FIX Income market

At the recent FIX Trading Community regional meeting the topic for discussion was liquidity in the fixed income market. Several market making banks bemoaned...


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