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Cowen and Polysign to Launch Strategic Partnership

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Cowen Digital Asset Investment Company LLC, a division of Cowen Inc., and PolySign, Inc. today announced a strategic partnership, with the goal of enabling Cowen’s institutional clients to seamlessly secure, access and leverage cryptocurrencies and digital assets in their portfolios.  In support of the partnership, Cowen has made a $25......
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Finance in Common Summit Spring Meeting: Public Development Banks Call for New Financing for Africa’s Recovery Post-COVID-19

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Participants in the meeting, hosted by the African Development Bank, brainstormed on joint actions that could help boost a strong and inclusive recovery in Africa A global coalition of public development banks today emphasized the urgency of immediate resources for Africa’s recovery post-Covid 19. Together, they committed to deepening cooperation......
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Automate or Out-of-Date: 3 Reasons Why Automation Is The Key for Your SMBs Success!

Amit Chaudhry
As a business leader in today’s digital-first era, you need to be constantly seeking innovative ways to improve operational efficiency and build financial intelligence. A recent study shared by SMB Group notes that SMBs that have accelerated technology adoption and investments are 42% more likely to have increased their revenues than SMBs......
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Charles Fisher Joins Turo as Chief Financial Officer

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Leading peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, Turo, announced that Charles Fisher will be joining the company as its new Chief Financial Officer. Fisher will lead all aspects of the company’s finance, investor relations, and accounting functions and will be responsible for optimizing financial operations and delivering profitable growth. “Chuck deeply believes in our......
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Thoma Bravo to Acquire Calypso Technology from Bridgepoint and Summit Partners

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Leading software investor to partner with Calypso to drive further growth and innovation in capital markets technology Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Calypso Technology, Inc. from international private equity group......
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Industry Names Pico “Best Managed Services for Trading” for Fifth Consecutive Year

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Pico, a leading provider of technology services for the financial markets community, has won the “Best Managed Services for Trading” title in A-Team Group’s 2021 TradingTech Insight Awards. Pico provides and operates a technology platform that underpins the markets business of more than 400 marquee clients across leading banks, exchanges,......
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TradingTech Insight Awards Europe Names ION Fixed Income The Best Trading Solution For Fixed Income For 2021

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The ION Fixed Income solution earned the highest industry votes this year for its large set of venues, process automation, and first-class performance ION Markets, the leading global provider of trading, analytics, and risk management solutions for capital markets announced today that ION Fixed Income has been named Best Trading......
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smartTrade Wins Best FX Trading Solution Award for Second Consecutive Year

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smartTrade Technologies, a global leader in multi-asset trading technology, has for the second consecutive year won Best Trading Solution for FX Markets for its LiquidityFX trading platform at the TradingTech Insight Awards Europe 2021. Read More: BitGo Announces $16 Billion in Assets Under Custody The TradingTech Insight Awards recognise excellence in......
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Paul Wasinger Appointed Chief Financial Officer of Allvue Systems

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Allvue Systems , a leading alternative investment technology solutions provider, today announced the appointment of Paul Wasinger as Chief Financial Officer. Wasinger will oversee all areas of corporate finance to help grow the firm from a revenue and market share perspective, and report directly to Chief Executive Officer Mark Heimbouch.......
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Stablecorp Announces Closing Of C$2mm Strategic Consortium Financing Round To Launch World’s First Bank-Issued Deposit-Based Digital Currency

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Toronto-based Stablecorp is partnering with a consortium of highly strategic investors led by Canadian Schedule 1 Bank VersaBank, DV Private Investments, Borderless Capital and a major U.S. Bitcoin financial services firm. These new consortium members will join existing strategic investors 3iQ and Mavennet to launch VCAD and catalyze growth of......