Daiwa Capital Markets Hong Kong Limited are a registered securities broker-dealer, a futures commission merchant, a Primary Dealer of U.S. Treasury securities, and a member of the New York Stock Exchange and other major U.S. exchanges. Daiwa focuses mainly on sales and trading of Japanese, Asian, and U.S. equities, fixed income instruments, financial futures, and investment banking. Daiwa provides regional coverage to an established international client base, maximizing client opportunities through the utilization of the resources and network of Daiwa Securities Group Inc.
Morgan Stanley is a global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services. With offices in more than 42 countries and more than 55,000 employees, the firm’s clients include corporations, governments, institutions and individuals. Morgan Stanley’s main areas of business for the firm are Institutional Securities, Wealth Management and Investment Management.
CSX Corporation is one of the nation’s leading transportation suppliers. The company’s rail and intermodal businesses provide rail-based transportation services including traditional rail service and the transport of intermodal containers and trailers. The CSX Transportation network encompasses about 21,000 route miles of track in 23 states, the District of Columbia and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. The company’s transportation network serves some of the largest population centers in the nation. Nearly two-thirds of Americans live within CSX’s service territory. CSX serves major markets in the eastern United States and has access to over 70 ocean, river and lake port terminals along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts, the Mississippi River, the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence Seaway. The company also has access to Pacific ports through alliances with western railroads.
Frequentis AG is an international supplier of communication and information systems for control centres with safety-critical tasks. These ‘Control Centre Solutions’ are developed and distributed by Frequentis in the business segments Air Traffic Management (civil and military air traffic control, aeronautical information management, air defence) and Public Safety & Transport (police, fire and rescue services, emergency medical services, vessel traffic and railways).
BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 74 countries, with more than 192,000 employees, including more than 146,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
Crédit Agricole CIB
Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the world’s #13 bank measured by Tier One Capital. The Bank offers its clients a comprehensive range of products and services structured around five major divisions: Client Coverage & International Network, Global Investment Banking, Structured Finance, Global Markets, and Debt Optimization & Distribution. The Bank provides support to clients in large international markets through its network with a presence in major countries in Europe, America, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
Cerner Corporation is the leading U.S. supplier of healthcare information technology (HIT) solutions, services, devices and hardware that optimize clinical and financial outcomes. Their technologies connect people and systems at more than 27,000 facilities worldwide, and their wide range of services support the clinical, financial and operational needs of organizations of every size.
CLSA is Asia’s leading capital markets and investment group, connecting global investors to insights, liquidity and capital to drive their investment strategies. With its award-winning research and extensive footprint in Asia, CLSA specializes in asset management, alternative investment, corporate finance, capital markets, securities and wealth management. As the international platform of CITIC Securities, China’s largest investment bank, CLSA is uniquely positioned to facilitate cross border capital flows and bridge China to the world and the world to China. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Hong Kong, CLSA operates from 20 cities across Asia, Australia, the Americas and Europe.
Emida is a US-based technology partner that specializes in providing state-of-the-art recharge solutions to telecom operators around the world. Emida has over 20 years of experience in the prepaid industry and is present in 37 countries. The company supports a network of more than 54,000 retail points with an annualized dollar payment volume in excess of $1.5 billion, processing more than 240 million annualized payment transactions.
Thomson Reuters FXall
Thomson Reuters FXall is the leading multibank platform for foreign exchange trading and workflow solutions for asset managers, banks, corporate treasurers and hedge funds. Thomson Reuters FXall offers the world’s top independent source of trusted FX market insight, interbank and dealer-to-client electronic trading venues, workflow management, and post-trade and regulatory support for both sell- and buy-side market participants.
A Fintech company created in 2000, Finance Active develops high-quality solutions to optimize debt and financial risk management: foreign exchange, investment, financial forecasting and guarantees. With over 10,000 users worldwide, Finance Active paves the way for digital transformation in financial departments of companies, local public authorities and financial institutions.
Founded in 1869, The Goldman Sachs Group is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Goldman Sachs Group provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.
Investment Technology Group
Investment Technology Group (ITG) is a global financial technology company that helps leading brokers and asset managers improve returns for investors around the world. ITG empowers their traders to reduce the end-to-end cost of implementing investments. From investment decision through settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance, mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets.
Natixis is the international corporate, investment, insurance and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE, the 2nd-largest banking group in France with 35 million clients spread over two retail banking networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne. With more than 16,000 employees, Natixis has a number of areas of expertise that are organized into three main business lines: Corporate & Investment Banking, Investment Solutions & Insurance, and Specialized Financial Services.
Protedyne Corporation designs and implements laboratory automation solutions. It offers automation systems that combine laboratory robotic hardware with a software infrastructure to ensure data management and process tracking. The company offers Radius, a robotic system that incorporates inverted SCARA robot for functionality and useable workspace; BioCube System LX and BioCube System SX, which are enclosed platforms with 4-axis robotic arms that move around the workspace; and BioCube System EX that incorporates a 6-axis robotic arm, as well as used for integrating devices in a self-contained protocol. It serves pharmaceutical, biotech, and diagnostic testing facilities in the United States. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut. As of May 31, 2007, Protedyne Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings.
Susquehanna International Group, LLP (SIG)
Susquehanna International Group, LLP (SIG) is a privately-held, global trading and technology firm. SIG comprises a number of affiliated entities specializing in trading and proprietary investments in equities, fixed income, energy, commodity, index and derivative products, private equity and venture capital, research, customer trading and institutional sales. Susquehanna is probably best known for expertise in derivatives pricing and trading, especially equity options. SIG is a specialist or DPM (designated primary market maker) in approximately 600 equity options and 45 index options on the CBOE, AMEX, PHLX, and ISE, including big name equities such as Google, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, GE, PepsiCo, and Microsoft and indices such as Nasdaq and Russell 2000 options.
Ericom Software Ltd
Ericom Software is a global leader in securely connecting the unified workspace. Ericom empowers today’s connected workforce and the IT organizations that support them by securing and optimizing desktop, application, and web content delivery to any device, anywhere. Founded in 1993, Ericom provides enterprise-grade secure remote access, desktop virtualization (VDI), and web security solutions to a global customer base of more than 30,000 midsize to Fortune 100 organizations. With a focus on application delivery, cloud enablement, and secure browsing, Ericom advances secure connectivity—providing end users with a superior work experience and optimizing enterprise productivity. With over 10 million end users, Ericom has offices in the United States, United Kingdom and EMEA and an extensive network of distributors and partners throughout North America, Europe, APAC, and Africa.
PriceRunner is a leading shopping comparison site with a mission to make shopping easier by finding the best deals for our users. PriceRunner currently operates in Sweden, Denmark, UK, France, Germany and Austria.
Primatics Financial LLC is a rapidly growing business consulting and technology solutions firm that offers services and software products to financial institutions and government agencies serving the financial services sector. The company is based in McLean, Virginia and employs over 50 professionals in support of its two primary lines of business, Primatics Consulting and Primatics Systems. Primatics Financial provides a high-performance risk management platform, used primarily for analysis of mortgage portfolios. Primatics uses XAP to power high-speed Monte Carlo computations on financial portfolios for very large volumes of data, with linear scalability as data volumes and number of calculations increase. Primatics also used GigaSpaces XAP to SaaS-enable their platform, which now runs seamlessly on the Amazon EC2 cloud.
SIX Group is a financial service provider that operates the infrastructure of Switzerland’s financial center. SIX develops and maintains securities trading and post-trading platforms provides financial information and sells cashless payment systems. SIX operates worldwide and is headquartered in Zürich.
Société Générale Corporate Investment Banking (SGCIB)
Société Générale Corporate Investment Banking (SGCIB) is one of the main European financial services companies with activities across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific. The company’s three main divisions are Retail Banking & Specialized Financial Services, Corporate and Investment Banking and Global Investment Management & Services. Société Générale Group has been playing a vital role in the economy for 150 years. With more than 145,000 employees, based in 66 countries, the company serves on a daily basis 31 million clients throughout the world.
DeCare Dental is one of the fastest growing dental benefit management companies in the United States, with more than $1 billion in managed revenue and a 40-year track record of proven success. DeCare Dental is a wholly owned subsidiary of WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP), the nation’s largest health benefits provider.
Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a substantial private clients franchise. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets. With more than 100,000 employees in 72 countries, Deutsche Bank offers unparalleled financial services throughout the world.
TechData is is an American multinational distribution company specializing in IT products and services headquartered in Clearwater, Florida. Tech Data provides a broad range of product lines, logistics capabilities and value-added services that enable technology manufacturers and resellers, such as Apple, Cisco, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Hewlett-Packard Inc., IBM, Lenovo, Microsoft, Sony, Symantec and VMware, to deploy IT solutions. Tech Data is now one of the world’s largest distributors of IT products and services, generating $27.7 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2015. The company is ranked No. 108 on the Fortune 500.
“We have a 100% customer focus to provide the next generation of financial services, and sought technology that would help us achieve this. GigaSpaces’ technology allows us to increase customer satisfaction by facilitating better, user-friendly services, as well as new services, which ultimately enhances our bottom line.” CTO, Avanza Bank, Avanza Bank
Avanza Bank Holding is the largest online stock broker in Sweden with more than 600,000 customers and the largest number of deals on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. The Avanza Bank Stock is listed on Nasdaq OMX (Large Cap) and on the Nordic List’s Large Cap. Avanza Bank Holding AB (publ.) Is the parent company of the Avanza Group, and the operations are run by Avanza Bank AB, Försäkringsaktiebolaget Avanza Pension, Avanza Fonder AB and Placera Media Stockholm AB.
Founded in 1939, Neuberger Berman is a private, 100% independent, employee-owned investment manager. From offices in 31 cities worldwide, the firm manages a range of strategies—including equity, fixed income, quantitative and multi-asset class, private equity and hedge funds—on behalf of institutions, advisors and individual investors globally. With more than 500 investment professionals and more than 1,900 employees in total, Neuberger Berman has built a diverse team of individuals united in their commitment to delivering compelling investment results for our clients over the long term.
Fidelity National Information Services (FIS Global – Metavante Technologies)
Fidelity National Information Services (FIS) is the world’s largest global provider dedicated to banking and payments technologies. FIS serves more than 14,000 institutions in over 100 countries. FIS delivers the most comprehensive range of solutions for the broadest range of financial markets and holds leadership positions in payment processing and banking solutions, providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that drives financial institutions. FIS is ranked 425 on the Fortune 500 and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. FIS has also been named the number one overall financial technology provider in the annual FinTech 100 rankings.
QVC is an American cable, satellite and broadcast television network, and flagship shopping channel specializing in televised home shopping that is owned by Liberty Interactive. Founded in 1986, QVC has more than 17,000 employees and has retail operations in the U.S., Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, France, and through a joint venture in China. Worldwide, QVC engages shoppers over 15 broadcast networks reaching more than 360 million homes.
Liberty Global is an international cable company providing television, broadband internet, and telephony services.
Comarch is an IT firm that helps clients implement advanced technology and services.