Tomas Fort, Head of Sales and Account Management, introduces the new MAX Customer Connect service and explains the advantages of digitised order transmission from external asset managers to their banks.
Our client Luzerner Kantonalbank successfully went live as a new issuer on the platform for structured products of the Vontobel Group Zurich this week. MACD worked closely with Vontobel and LUKB to provide the connectivity to thederitrade platform from the MACD quoting and OMS platform.
Significant increase in trading activity due to high market volatility
In March 2020, we had nearly three times as many orders/trades compared to March 2019:
Increase number of orders: + 179% Increase number of trades: + 196% (Hosted OMS only)
We at MACD continue working hard to run stable systems to support our customers during these volatile markets and all the traders who are handling these increased volumes under difficult circumstances, such as homeoffice or in their backup location.
Information on the current situation
Despite the difficult conditions for all of us due to the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, we are able to continue to operate our systems and work on projects. We informed all customers about the measures taken. For further information please contact us directly.
The world's largest annual Ski & Networking event for participants in the financial industry takes place in Andermatt from 25th of January to 1st of February 2020. George Macdonald, CEO MACD will take part from Saturday to Wednesday and starts with Team Liechtenstein.
FINANZ'20 in Zürich 'Traditional values in a digital world'
Tomas Fort, MACD Sales & Account Management, takes part in the FINANZ'20 fair in Zurich Oerlikon on 21st May 2020 and is looking forward to seeing many customers and partners.
MACD customers rate communication & support
MACD conducted its first customer survey on the topic of "Communication & Support" in September 2019. We have summarised the results in a blog:
MACD will take part in the 'Nacht der Unternehmen' Aachen
Do you fancy a challenging job in the exciting field of financial IT? MACD'ler will be answering questions at the career and job fair "Nacht der Unternehmen" on the 29th of October 2019 in Aachen. Drop by!
As specialist for electronic trading, MACD has been successfully developing products and services for financial institutions for more than 20 years.
The company is market leader in trading connectivity in Switzerland. More than 60 banks and stock exchanges across Europe trust in the comprehensive range of services in software development, project management, consulting, hosting and support.