Two of the world's largest financial institutions, BofA Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs, have become clearing members of EurexOTC Clear for Interest Rate Swaps (IRS).
Opus Global, the new $500 million fintech investment fund set up by former VeriFone CEO Doug Bergeron and private equity house GTCR, has poached Goldman Sachs veteran Julio Quinteros.
Square, the company making commerce easy for everyone, has appointed David Viniar to its Board of Directors, where he will also serve as Audit Committee Chairman.
Financial Technology Partners LP and FTP Securities LLC (together "FT Partners"), now in its 12th year as the leading boutique investment bank focused exclusively on financial services and technology, is pleased to announce that Jeff Haughton has joined the Firm's Investment Banking team as a Managing Director based in San Francisco.
Wall Street's biggest banks and Thomson Reuters have signed up for a new open messaging network from financial information provider Markit which threatens Bloomberg's dominance of the chat market.
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has teamed up with a group of major global banks in a bid to develop a global service to collect and manage the client entity reference data necessary to meet regulatory requirements.
Goldman Sachs has promoted Marty Chavez to chief information officer, replacing Steven Scopellite who will retire at the end of the year.
TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced that in conjunction with company management it has completed a majority recapitalization of BluePay Processing, Inc., a leading provider of technology-enabled payment processing services to merchants in the United States and Canada.
A computer error at Goldman Sachs saw a wave of erroneous options orders sent out to American exchanges yesterday, and could cost the bank up to $100 million.
Goldman Sachs has sold a majority stake in its Redi fintech unit to a consortium of major finance players. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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