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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

Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi To Upgrade System For Custody Service

Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi (BOTM), long a dominant force in Japanese custodybut which had a challenging year in 2001, announced on 19 November the launch of an enhanced, SWIFT ISO 15022 compliant yen custody system. From January, the bank will

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

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

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

Axion4gstp Invites To A Live TFM Demonstration

GSTPA axion4 will be giving a live demonstration of the long awaited Transcation Flow Monitor (TFM) at the SWIFT offices in Park Avenue, New York, on Tuesday 27 November. The demonsration, which will be compered by outgoing CEO Steve Crosby,

Hong Kong Futures Exchange Selects RadianzNet

Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited (HKFE) selected Radianz's global financial extranet RadianzNet to connect the Hong Kong Futures Automated Trading System (HKATS), to financial professionals in the United States, United Kingdom and other countries worldwide. HKFE is said to benefit

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

SWIFT Appoints Executive To Head New Business Development

SWIFT appointed Johan Kestens as Head of New Business Development and Member of the Executive Committee, effective December 3, 2001. He will also be lead executive for the SWIFT Board's "e" Committee. Kestens comes to SWIFT from Almanij, one of