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06 Mar

Getting to the Decision Makers - Our Inside View of the FinTech Innovation Lab

Eight weeks into the FinTech Innovation Lab and we have pitched to over 1,000 relevant people at target banks, including HSBC, Credit Suisse, Intesa SanPaolo, Nordea, Lloyds and UBS. ....with more to come. We provide an inside view of the Accenture programme.

22 Feb

Connecting to Hundreds of Trading Platforms Made Easy

Earlier this week we spoke with The OTC Space , which did a great job describing what we do - "The challenge... is to connect to multiple (FI) venues without spending a fortune, and to achieve high speed reliable messaging at all times."

01 Feb

TransFICC Expands Developer Team with Two New Hires

Stephen Wood and Andrey Nudko have joined TransFICC as Senior Software Engineers, increasing the pace of development the company connects to the core e-trading venues demanded by its first two clients.

24 Jan

The Importance of Connectivity in Fixed Income

Do Order Management Systems inhibit innovation in institutional fixed income trading? On balance, YES....

15 Jan

MiFID II Data To Drive Bond Market Structure

Shanny Basar at Markets Media writes about how MiFID II is driving the evolution of eFI trading, with expected increases in e-trading volumes and market data - two issues that are resolved by TransFICC

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08 Jan

TransFICC Joins Accenture's FinTech Innovation Lab

TransFICC has joined Accenture's FinTech Innovation Lab in London, a three month accelerator programme for FinTechs to partner with banks, to develop technologies and refine business models.

30 Nov

MiFID II Likely to Become International Best Practice

The unbundling of research and best execution requirements under MiFID II could become best practice worldwide, as commercial pressures are driving asset managers outside the EU to revise their execution processes and policies.

14 Nov

Fixed Income Leaders Summit - Takeaways

Key takeaways from the Fixed Income Leaders Summit - Regulation, Data, Best Ex, Technology, Fragmentation and FinTechs

11 Oct

TransFICC Secures Strategic Investment From Illuminate Financial and Main Incubator

Illuminate Financial and Main Incubator, capital markets investment specialists, have made a €1m early stage investment in TransFICC

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22 Sep

TransFICC Selected For FIA Innovators Pavilion 2017

The FIA selection committee has chosen TransFICC to join the Innovators Pavilion at FIA Expo 2017 in Chicago, to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in financial markets technology.

11 Sep

Why You Should Care About JMH.........And A New Tool To Analyse JMH Data

JMH is a tool to measure Java code that is executed within micro-second timescales. Because TransFICC operates an ultra low-latency environment we developed Influx JMH Reporter to process JMH data - this has now been open sourced.

25 Aug

Weekly Roundup - The Evolution of Corporate Bond Trading

This week we highlight an article written by Jim Greco in his weekly newsletter, TradingPlaces. Jim's article looks at the rise of e-trading, with venues introducing alternative forms of liquidity and e-trading firms emerging to become some of the largest liquidity providers.

18 Aug

Weekly Roundup - Trends in Fixed Income Trading 2017 (Part 2)

GreySpark has just published the second part of its Trends in FI Trading, which includes a review of TransFICC's recently launched One API for eTrading.

13 Jul

Weekly Roundup - Trends in Fixed Income Trading 2017

New report from GreySpark highlights the structural shift taking place in corporate and government bond trading.

30 Jun

Weekly Roundup - Asia FinTech

FinTech is HOT in Asia - Steve and Tom have just returned from two exhausting days at the Echelon Asia Summit.

15 Jun

TransFICC Joins The FinLab's Accelerator Programme

TransFICC has been selected to join The FinLab's accelerator programme. The FinLab is a joint venture between UOB and SGInnovate.

08 Jun

Weekly Roundup - Market Connectivity and Liquidity Aggregation

This week a piece in Markets Media stood out - mainly because it validates our business model. AxeTrading has received an investment of €2m, and Algomi and AllianceBernstein announced they will launch a bond market aggregator. This illustrates the demand for technology that helps navigate the fragmented bond market.

21 May

Weekly Roundup - The View From Boston

Views from last week's Fixed Income Leaders Summit in Boston. Two full days talking about the key themes in Fixed Income - Fragmentation, Regulation, Transparency and e-Trading.

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10 May

The Holy Grail for Technology Firms - Matching Corporate Bonds

A very interesting piece by Shanny Basar at Markets Media points to the expected growth of all-to-all corporate bond trading, the increasing number of venues offering all-to-all, how market data is exploding, and the role of technology in connecting these markets. It's got it all.

09 May

Bondecosystem and TransFICC Partner on Bond Market Connectivity

Bondecosystem and TransFICC are collaborating to provide Fixed Income traders with low latency connectivity to etrading venues. The partnership delivers point of presence in key Equinix datacentres and TransFICC's API, which supports fast, robust and scalable data throughput.

03 May

Weekly Roundup - Technology And Fragmentation Drive Market Data Volumes

When markets were more manual and intermediated by people, the flow of information was limited to human networks. Electronic markets, coupled with increased market fragmentation, have multiplied the volume of market data exponentially.

25 Apr

Weekly Roundup - We Are All Dealers Now & The Bright Road Ahead For APAC Market Data

Two articles caught our eye over the last week, which highlight how the Fixed Income market continues to evolve. An article in The Economist highlighted the growth of all-to-all e-trading in corporate bonds and Markets Media published a comment piece about the growth of Market Data in APAC.

19 Apr

Connectivity Platforms Report FI Deals Ahead of MiFID II

Sobia Hamid at The Desk reports that the increase in Fixed Income e-trading is driving the growth of secure connectivity channels.

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13 Apr

Meet Me On A Venue

Corporate Bonds - Under MiFID II there will still be phone calls, but the calls will end when it comes to market-making. If a trade is deemed Large in Size or Size Specific to Instrument Thresholds, clients will hear, "Meet me on a venue".