All articles by Swagath Bandhakavi

Swagath Bandhakavi

SMArtX launches transition analysis tool to enhance portfolio efficiency

By eliminating manual calculations, the new tool allows advisers to focus more on delivering exceptional client service and fostering strategic business growth

NatWest integrates OneID for cross-border digital identity verification

The British lender has introduced OneID’s bank-verified digital identity solution for its structured finance operations in Sweden, Finland, and Norway

MetLife Investment Management launches second private equity fund with $1.2bn in commitments

Named MetLife Investment Private Equity Partners II, the fund has acquired a portfolio valued at around $860m in private equity and equity co-investment interests

Temenos partners with Tech Mahindra to enhance EMI core banking solutions

Temenos has entered into an agreement with Indian tech company Tech Mahindra to enable the latter to offer a core…

MSCI and Moody’s forge alliance for enhanced ESG and sustainability insights

The collaboration will leverage their respective strengths to bring greater transparency on ESG and sustainability to markets, facilitating informed decision-making

Stablecoin issuer Paxos gains full approval of MAS for Singapore foray

The full approval by MAS marks Singapore as the third market, alongside the US and UAE, where Paxos and its affiliated entities are authorised to issue stablecoins

ViewTrade launches in Australia to deliver enhanced global market access

Global investment and trading technology solutions provider ViewTrade Holding Corporation has launched in Australia in a bid to deliver enhanced…

BlackRock to acquire private markets data provider Preqin for $3.2bn

The combination of Preqin’s data and research tools and Aladdin’s complementary workflow capabilities is expected to establish a major provider of technology and data for private markets

CapBridge and Moomoo Singapore collaborate to transform investor experience

The partnership provides direct and secure access to clients to Moomoo Singapore’s investment products via CapBridge’s fully licensed custodian service, CapBridge Nominee

ACCIONA Energía and URW partner to install charging points in shopping centers

All the electricity supplied will have 100% renewable guarantees of origin, avoiding the emission of 2,255 tons of CO2 into the atmosphere, equivalent to planting more than 125,000 trees