Wall Street Systems and Cognotec have launched an integrated FX solution delivering ‘out-of-the-box’ connectivity for banks which are already established with, or considering implementing, either vendor’s system. Banks using the combined solution, which will bring together technology from both vendors, will be able to offer pre and post-trade connectivity to their clients. The partnership encompasses both technical integration and co-ordination of sales and marketing activities. All functionality from price discovery to trade execution will be performed by Cognotec’s AutoDeal+, a pricing and execution platform.
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