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  • Ullink and Alpha Omega join forces to deliver FIX-based post trade processing to the buy-side

    New York, NY, 14 November 2016. Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, and Alpha Omega, an innovator in post-trade technology, today announced a strategic partnership focusing on post-trade services for the buy-side.

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  • Ullink’s NYFIX Wins Best Low Latency Trading Network in Waters Technology Buy-Side Technology Awards

    LONDON, UK, 8 November 2016. London, UK – Nov 8, 2016 – Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, is pleased to announce its NYFIX global connectivity platform has won the “Best Low Latency Trading Network” category in Waters 10th Annual Buy-Side Technology Awards, 2016.

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  • Japan’s SMBC Nikko selects Ullink’s Managed Connectivity Service

    TOKYO, 14 July 2016. Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community and SMBC Nikko, one of the leading securities companies in Japan, announced that SMBC Nikko has selected Ullink’s Managed Connectivity Services to enable global connectivity for all clients trading Japanese equities.

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  • Ullink streamlines post-trade processing with new Middle Office suite

    LONDON, 17 May 2016. Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced the release of the latest version of its Middle Office suite, UL MIDDLE. The new version offers automated straight-through processing of Equities, Derivatives and Fixed Income assets, plus streamlined processing of allocations and confirmation/affirmation workflows using FIX protocol. Audit trail capture and reporting capabilities have also been enriched, to comply with the latest regulatory requirements.

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  • Ullink Connects Clients to trueEX SEF

    LONDON AND NEW YORK, 27 April 2016. Ullink, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity services, now provides direct connectivity to trueEX, a leading interest rate swap execution facility (SEF). Ullink’s multiprotocol connectivity platform UL Bridge will provide its clients with real-time access and efficient onboarding to the award-winning trueEX platform. trueEX is one the fastest growing SEFs, supporting 18 currencies, made available to trade (MAT) and non-MAT swaps. To date, it has executed $1.8 trillion in trading volumes and over $10 trillion notional in post-trade services.

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  • Ullink expands Chinese operations with new entity in Shanghai

    HONG KONG, 10 March 2016. Ullink, a global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, announced its expansion into mainland China by partnering with two local businesses to establish a new entity based in Shanghai. The decision to further strengthen Ullink’s foothold in China is the direct result of recent business success in the region and growing demand for electronic solutions that can meet the latest regulatory requirements, as well as help elevate local businesses to international levels. Ullink already has a successful operation in Hong Kong, which currently services more than eight Qualified Domestic...

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  • Ullink Introduces New Drop Copy and Trade Risk Mitigation Service

    LONDON, 2 March 2016. Ullink, a global provider of market leading electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced the launch of a pioneering Drop Copy and Trade Risk Mitigation service that will provide buy-side and sell-side firms with a ready-to-use solution to reduce trading risk, improve client service and help meet regulatory requirements.

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  • Japan’s Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd. selects Ullink’s Middle Office solution to support Equity Allocations and Confirmations via FIX

    TOKYO, 22 October 2015. Ullink, a global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced that Daiwa Securities, one of the leading Financial Services firms in Asia, has selected Ullink’s Middle Office solution (UL Middle) for deployment across its Asia-Pacific Equities electronic trading operations. Ullink’s highly scalable and flexible solution will extend Daiwa Securities’ use of FIX to fully-automate middle office, post-trade workflows. UL Middle will manage and streamline all FIX-based allocations in real-time, related to the “Low-Touch” Direct Market Access (DMA), Algorithmic and “High-Touch” Cash/Program order flows from Daiwa Securities’ Tier 1 client base.

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  • Ullink expands global footprint to Taiwan and adds SinoPac Securities to client portfolio

    HONG KONG, 8 October 2015. Ullink, a global provider of market leading electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced that SinoPac Securities, a leading securities firm in the Asia Pacific region, has chosen Ullink’s low-latency Direct Market Access solution to access the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Singapore Derivatives Exchange, together with Ullink’s comprehensive pre-trade Risk Management solution UL Iris. SinoPac has a strong reputation in Taiwan and is constantly striving to provide its sophisticated buy-side clients with the latest technologies for their automated trading strategies. By partnering with Ullink, SinoPac is able to instantly provide...

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  • Ullink launches new Managed Connectivity Service

    LONDON, 29 September 2015. Ullink, a leading provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced the launch of its new Managed Connectivity Service (UL MCS); a comprehensive, fully hosted service providing buy-side and sell-side firms with a one-stop solution for their global, multi asset class connectivity requirements. The service includes FIX enablement, managed market access to global liquidity venues and brokers, as well as capture and normalisation of exchange / broker drop copies for monitoring & risk management. For brokers, UL MCS supports on-boarding and management of inbound client connectivity via direct connections...

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