Dublin will be R3’s second European office and is set to open in 2020 as part of the vendor’s rapid expansion plans.
R3 is looking to expand its global headcount from 215 to almost 300 by the end of the year.
Baton Systems has hired former Traiana CEO, Andrés Choussy, who takes on the role of COO at the firm.
The 29 transfer agents from Ireland and Luxembourg that participated in the survey processed a combined total volume of orders of 39 million last year.
A number of blockchain harmonisation initiatives are currently in play at SWIFT, and some version of standards could be agreed upon soon.
The biggest topics from four days at Fund Forum in Copenhagen, including the threat of passive investing to active asset managers, ESG, blockchain and the fallout from Neil Woodford’s fund suspension.
Broadridge will develop the platform to provide data and analytics tools connecting the complex private equity lifecycle for all market participants.
The proposed solution will provide one consolidated hub for the issuing of European commercial paper with delivery vs payment (DvP) settlement.