The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into Ion Investment Group's proposed £1.5 billion takeover of trading technology firm Fidessa.
Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) and BNP Paribas have entered into a partnership through which the bank will provide its buy-side clients with access to Fidessa's award-winning futures and options workstation.
As part of its new approach for top tier trading firms, Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) today announced the availability of a native Solace adapter which boosts throughput and resilience between Fidessa applications and customer firms’ Solace messaging infrastructure.
Irish software house ION has entered the bidding for Fidessa, offering a cash deal of £38.07 per share in the capital markets tech firm.
Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) today announced that it has added Tower Research Capital - TRSi (Tower) - to its Intelligent SI Liquidity Program. This latest partnership with Tower leverages Fidessa's award-winning market access architecture and smart order routing capabilities, and further helps Fidessa customers meet the liquidity challenges they now face under MiFID II.
The UK Takeover Panel has given Ion Investment Group and SS&C Technologies 10 days to put in a firm offer for Fidessa.
The last minute entrants into the bidding war for UK technology provider Fidessa have been named as financial technology firm Ion Investment Group and the US financial services group SS&C Technologies.
Trading technology supplier Fidessa has postponed a shareholder vote on whether to accept a £1.4 billion takeover offer from Temenos because two more potential bidders have indicated that they may enter the fray.
Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) today announced the launch of its new BlockShadow service.
Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) and Virtu Financial (NASDAQ: VIRT) today announced a partnership to connect Virtu Systematic Internaliser’s customisable liquidity to Fidessa’s award-winning market access solutions.
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