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Dealing With Technology Event In London

DWT Conferences Limited announced that Dealing with Technology (DWT), an annual global trading and risk management forum, will be held at The Brewery, London, on Thursday 11 April 2002. DWT 2002 London will focus on the challenges facing financial institutions

Fund Managers’ Profit Margins Fall Less Than Expected

PricewaterhouseCoopers has undertaken an interim update of its 2001 UK investment management survey to assess the industry's response to increased competition and the aftermath of 11 September. 21 firms with over 1000 billion under management participated in the interim update.

Thomas Murray Joins Forces With Global Custodian

Thomas Murray, the research based information, ratings and consultancy group and Global Custodian, the leading trade publication in the securities services industry, have agreed to work together with the aim of creating the most comprehensive and robust analysis of the

SunGard Collects Five SWIFTReady Labels

SunGard announced that its straight through processing solutions have garnered five SWIFTReady labels for the second consecutive year. SunGard's Omni IC and MINT solutions have achieved SWIFTReady Gold status, and intelliMATCH EP has acheived SWIFTReady gold status twice, Global Plus

LCH Announces Non-Executive Director Appointments

London Clearing House (LCH) appointed David Pritchard and David Robins as non executive directors of the company. They will join the Board with effect from 26 November 2001. David Pritchard is currently Group Director, Wholesale and International Banking at Lloyds

CSFB Names Hector Sants to New Post of CEO in Europe

Credit Suisse First Boston named Hector Sants to a newly created post of chief executive for Europe, a year after he joined as part of the firm's acquisition of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc. CSFB appointed another DLJ veteran, Costas

Russell Strengthens Paris-based Sales Team

Russell announces the appointment of Ludovica Grisi della Pie as Sales Manager within its institutional investment services team based in Paris. Ludovica, who will report to Jon Bailie, Managing Director of Institutional Investment Services, will focus primarily on the French

BT’s Syntegra Offers Forex Traders Video Links To Clients

Telecommunications suppliers looking to tackle the perception that bandwidth is commoditised will be encouraged to learn that Syntegra, the BT subsidiary with a growing presence in the securities industry see "Shooting the messenger" in Global Custodian, Fall 2001 , is

SecFinex Launches New Version of Trading System

SecFinex, the on line securities finance marketplace launched amid considerable scepticism among established intermedairies, says it is making real progress. Trading volumes, says SEcFione, are now averaging 300 transactions a day worth a total of 3 billion. The firm is