Time For a Change
TD Waterhouse upgrades anti-money laundering efforts with a third-party solution from Mantas.
Cicada Wants to Know Your Customer
On an SIA show floor filled with acronyms, Cicada has chosen to focus on KYC. The financial services industry is being bombarded by regulatory requirements, and Cicada's new solution is aimed at helping securities firms "Know Your Customer."
Eze Castle Eases Trading
Eze Castle Software has launched version 4.7 of its flagship Traders Console product with number of enhancements, including improvements to the Eze connect and algorithmic trading.
Compliance Takes Center Stage
Compliance technology was the hot topic as SEC CIO Corey Booth spoke at the annual SIA Technology Conference about how the changing regulatory climate initiated an ongoing technology overhaul at the SEC.
DMA Dominates SIA Conference
Routing trades faster and with greater efficiency to more destinations is a major theme on the floor of this year's SIA Conference. Issues such as direct market access and compliance dominate the show's landscape.
SIA 2005: A Whirlwind of Change
The world of financial markets technology is changing. Regulation, technology and institutional trading preferences are shaking the industry by its roots. These changes are forcing the industry not only to upgrade technologies but also to reevaluate its mission.
Orchestria Boosts Active Policy Management
In the wake of recent e-mail scandals, New York-based Orchestria (booth 1800) will launch Orchestria 4.0, the latest version of its flagship active policy management (APM) solution.
Accounting for Eagle
Although it is known for its portfolio and data management systems, Eagle Investment Systems (booth 2613) is extending into the back office at this year's SIA Conference.
CSS Offerings Span the Gamut
Comprehensive Software Systems (CSS; booth 3307), based in Golden, Colo., hopes that being able to offer the gamut of software solutions - from enterprisewide to task-specific modules - will make it a hit at this year's SIA Technology Management Conference and Exhibit.