MACD Press Release

August 2019

22 ESPRIT Network Banks join MACD

Swiss market leader for trading connectivity expands its customer base to over 60 banks and stock exchanges


28.08.2019 - ESPRIT Netzwerk AG has commissioned the financial IT company MACD to develop and operate securities routing for 22 member banks.

This brings the number of MACD customers to over 60. The company further expands its market leader position in electronic securities trading in Switzerland.

The mandate includes routing to one or more of the following MACD brokers: UBS, Credit Suisse, Basler Kantonalbank, Z├╝rcher Kantonalbank or Bank Vontobel. The project is being implemented in collaboration with Swisscom.

George Macdonald, CEO MACD: 'I am delighted that ESPRIT Netzwerk AG has chosen MACD as its partner. It will be a challenging project with such a large number of connections, but it fully reflects MACD's strengths and skills.'

About ESPRIT Netzwerk AG

ESPRIT Netzwerk AG, headquartered in Solothurn, Switzerland, was founded in 2006 and is dedicated to the joint operation of IT as well as the central procurement and maintenance of goods and services for the 26 member banks.