18 November 2017
visit www.solutions.lexisnexis.com

Union Investment adds Otas decision support system to trading process

17 December 2014  |  2672 views  |  0 Source: Union Investment

Union Investment, one of Europe's leading asset managers, has successfully added the OTAS platform to its portfolio management process.

OTAS Technologies is a decision support partner to the world's largest global institutions. OTAS delivers intelligent decision support through a secure provide cloud platform, adding to Union Investment's trading processes.

Union Investment marks OTAS Technologies' rapid expansion into Germany, joining the already established UK, Asian and US client base that includes Franklin Templeton, Fidelity, Kames Capital and GLG Partners.

The OTAS platform monitors the global stock market in real-time, and alerts traders and portfolio managers of potential opportunities and risks that are relevant for the user, through artificial intelligence and big data analytics. OTAS is delivered through a secure cloud straight to the user's desktop or mobile, integrating into existing applications.

"The Traders in my team are being more involved in the investment process as a whole and deliver trading-related market intelligence to our portfolio managers. It is an essential element of our daily service to highlight increased risks or opportunities before executing our portfolio managers' orders. Greater focus on trade entry and exit points, while highlighting immediate risk across key market observables is essential to improving performance. Our traders are also fully utilising OTAS Trade Shaper in achieving best execution," says Christoph Hock, Head of Trading at Union Investment.

Tom Doris, CEO of OTAS Technologies, said, "Our goal is to ensure that we are able to deliver technology that provides our customers with dependable systems that offer the most relevant market data. Union Investment devotes extensive care and expertise in developing its services across various asset classes. By implementing OTAS, Union Investment will have additional instruments to streamline their workflow and to make timely decisions. We are pleased to be supporting their trading process and introducing the OTAS platform to the German market." 

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit www.ncr.comvisit https://www.niceactimize.comvisit www.aciworldwide.com

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Singapore central bank open sources blockchain prototypesSingapore central bank open sources blockc...
11468 views comments | 15 tweets | 28 linkedin
Digital receipt startup Flux scores game-changing deal with BarclaysDigital receipt startup Flux scores game-c...
9698 views comments | 20 tweets | 36 linkedin
Ripple boss predicts central bank adoption of blockchainRipple boss predicts central bank adoption...
8986 views comments | 16 tweets | 18 linkedin
AmEx partners Ripple and Santander for blockchain-enabled cross-border paymentsAmEx partners Ripple and Santander for blo...
8781 views comments | 12 tweets | 37 linkedin
UK cryptocurrency exchange startup launches debit card for spending bitcoinUK cryptocurrency exchange startup launche...
7575 views comments | 26 tweets | 37 linkedin

Featured job

Competitive base, commission, benefits
London, UK

Find your next job