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A humanitarian Partnership in Times of COVID

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In Burkina Faso, the Islamic Development Bank and Islamic Solidarity Fund for Development – the bank’s poverty alleviation arm joined hands with Light for The World to get immediate help to the communities hit hardest by the COVID-19 crisis The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the lives of billions, and it......
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Three Top Fintech Cyber Security Trends for 2021

Todd Golub
The Fintech cybersecurity market is ever-evolving with new technologies and regulations influencing change. Here are three trends in the market we expect to see in 2021. Financial Services Firms and Exchanges Shift to High-Speed, Full Packet Capture and Analysis to Boost Security One of the first uses of PCAP, or......
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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Automate or Out-of-Date: 3 Reasons Why Automation Is The Key for Your SMBs Success!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......