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TP ICAP Signs Multi-Year Partnership With Refinitiv

The world’s largest inter-dealer broker partnered with Refinitiv for its comprehensive, enriched and integrated global data across multiple asset classes, including equities, fixed income, energy & commodities, FX and derivatives.

Refinitiv’s data will power TP ICAP’s applications via the Refinitiv Data Platform, and on the desktop via Eikon, thus supporting its data needs for both its brokers and technology platforms.

Refinitiv Adds Digital Tools for Wealth Management Firms

Refinitiv has added HTML-5 responsive widgets for wealth portals designed to support the experiences of wealth management firms on Refinitiv’s portal. The firm found that over 50% of wealth managers say providing a more sophisticated digital experience is a challenge for their firm. The new suite addresses those challenges as wealth managers build out their professional and client portals and improve their user experience.

Refinitiv Launches Vietnam’s First Electronic Marketplace for VND

The global provider of financial markets data and infrastructure has launched its leading global electronic trading Matching service in Vietnam, representing the country’s first electronic marketplace for the trading of VND. Matching trades on a T+1 basis which is the most commonly traded value date.

Jessica Zall Appointed As VP & Head of Marketing of Capitolis 

New York-based financial technology services provider Capitolis recently revealed in an announcement that it has made a new addition to its executive leadership team. According to a statement released by the firm, it has former Refinitiv executive to serve as its new Vice President and Head of Marketing and her tenure at the firm began earlier this month.

LSEG to Acquire Refinitiv for $27 Billion Ahead of Brexit

Together, LSEG and Refinitiv generated combined annual revenue of over £6 billion in 2018. The combined business would have been the largest listed global financial markets infrastructure provider by revenue last year. LSEG expects revenue synergies to surpass £225 million by the end of year five following the transaction.

Eduard Poltavsky Joins Refinitiv’s Forex Unit

Former Financial and Risk business division of Thomson Reuters – Refinitiv made an announcement recently stating that industry veteran Eduard Poltavsky has joined its forex unit. Eduard Poltavsky is an industry veteran with more than a decade of experience having held various roles in a sales capacity in many popular and major FX firms over the course of his career.

Refinitiv to Acquire Buy-Side OMS Alphadesk

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.