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FlexTrade Extends Integration with IHS Markit’s thinkFolio

July 24, 2019

FlexTrade’s market-leading EMS supports electronic and algorithmic trading across all asset classes (equities, FX, options, futures, and fixed income) and offers access to hundreds of liquidity providers, venues and brokers globally. Combining IHS Markit and FlexTrade’s expertise in the execution and order management system space, allows customers such as Investec and Barings to access a certified interface between both platforms.

Refinitiv to Acquire Buy-Side OMS Alphadesk

May 29, 2019

Refinitiv currently offers pre-trade data and analytics via its flagship financial platform Eikon, which is integrated with its EMS trading capabilities from REDI. This combination benefits both traders and traditional buy-side portfolio managers, given their converging roles.