eflow integrates Dow Jones Newswires content

LONDON (21st September 2017) -– eflow Ltd, a UK-based specialist in enterprise regulatory solutions in capital markets, has announced the integration of content from Dow Jones Newswires with its TZ™ Market Surveillance offering.

TZ enables buy-side and sell-side firms to adapt to regulations, including the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), which came into effect in July 2016. Combining Dow Jones Newswires’ premium content with the in-depth analytical and reporting capabilities of eflow’s TZ platform, the enhanced offering provides closer scrutiny of an investment firm’s trading around market moving events.

Dow Jones Newswires delivers global business insights, market commentary and expert analysis from publishers including The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s.
“We’re excited to extend our existing relationship with Dow Jones into a deeper content partnership, offering a solution that is at the forefront of contextual Trade Surveillance Analytics,” said Ben Parker, CEO at eflow ltd.

TZ alerts cover regulatory requirements for MIFID, MIFIR/ MIFID II, MAD, MAD II and ESMA guidelines in Europe, and Dodd Frank, the Volcker Rule and MAD in North America. ENDS

About eflow Founded in 2004 eflow is a UK based specialist in the development of Enterprise Application Workflow solutions primarily for financial markets with offerings for Compliance, Straight Through Processing and Enterprise Workflow Backbones. All applications are built on eflow’s PATH technology. PATH is the only complete purpose-built Workflow service oriented architecture software available to the Financial Markets that combines all the best facets of middleware, work flow, business decision rules, data aggregation, case management, and toolkit with Change management in one complete package.

About Dow Jones Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 130 years and today has one of the world’s largest newsgathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource. Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

TZ - MiFID II enhancement released

Eflow is pleased to announce its MiFID II enhancement has been released and rolled out for testing to existing clients. The enhanced features will show how far TZ as a product has come since MiFID in 2007 and reinforces our commitment to our customers to evolve and not merely tick boxes. The huge investment Eflow has made reaffirms our obligation to the regulatory compliance space and we are very excited to start receiving your feedback in the near future.

Roll on January 3rd 2018. With TZ you are ahead of the curve.

PrimeXtend Limited deploy TZ

LONDON – April 3rd, 2017 - Eflow Ltd, a software developer for Financial Markets and creators of the Market Abuse Surveillance Software system TZTM for buy and sell-side firms, today announced that PrimeXtend Limited will deploy Eflow’s Market Abuse System TransacTzarTM (TZ) to monitor its MAR obligations.

Business Development Director at Eflow Richard Guida said “PrimeXtend were incredibly diligent in their selection process and it was testimony to the intuitive design of Eflow’s system TZ which made it the only solution that could tick all the boxes. The ability to adapt to the ever-changing regulatory landscape highlights the functionality at PrimeXtend’s disposal. A financial services business at the convergence of risk management and technology, PrimeXtend combines state-of -the-art processing architecture with some of the most experienced practitioners in the market. Alongside its strategic investor Panmure Gordon & Co. plc, PrimeXtend has launched a unique integrated global execution and prime services platform tailored for international, mid-market institutional investors. ”

Stephen McCreath Managing Director at PrimeXtend Limited said “With technology, a key driver of PrimeXtend’s business, Eflow’s TZ platform was selected both for its scalability and flexibility which allowed full integration into our broader architecture. The adoption of TZ, which is used by other high-profile buy-side and sell-side firms, provides our institutional clients with the peace of mind of complete post-trade surveillance across asset classes and product types.”

eflow selects ICE Data Services’ Consolidated Feed for market surveillance platform

LONDON – March 27, 2017 – eflow Ltd, a UK-based specialist in the development of Enterprise Application Workflow solutions primarily for financial markets, has selected ICE Data Services’ Consolidated Feed for real-time and historical tick data for TZ™, eflow’s post-trade market surveillance platform for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures and derivatives.

TZ helps buy-side and sell-side firms to adapt to regulations, including MiFID II, Dodd-Frank and the Volcker Rule, and manage compliance requirements. ICE Data Services’ tick data for exchange traded and evaluated fixed income prices can enable eflow to provide a complete T+1 solution to assist with regulatory compliance and provide exception analysis, reporting and contextual investigative capability in line with new legal requirements and beyond. ICE Data Services is part of Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) and provides high-quality, real-time feeds, trusted pricing and analytics, connectivity and desktop trading tools.

“We’re excited to be working with ICE, as with all our suppliers, to offer a solution that we believe will become the benchmark for trade surveillance,” said Ben Parker, CEO at eflow ltd. “Our TZ service is easy to deploy, offers clear visuals and straight-to-the-point results for market surveillance and regulatory compliance. It can allow customers to both monitor transactions for regulatory requirements and own their own processes.”

TZ alerts are designed to cover regulatory requirements for MIFID, MIFIR/ MIFID II, MAD, MAD II and ESMA guidelines in Europe, and Dodd Frank, the Volcker Rule and MAD in North America.

About eflow

Founded in 2004 eflow is a UK based specialist in the development of Enterprise Application Workflow solutions primarily for financial markets with offerings for Compliance, Straight Through Processing and Enterprise Workflow Backbones. All eflow applications are built on the PATH technology. PATH is the only complete purpose-built Workflow service oriented architecture software available to the Financial Markets that combines all the best facets of middleware, work flow, business decision rules, data aggregation, case management, and toolkit with Change management in one complete package.

TransacTzar Re-brand

Eflow Ltd is officially re-branding TransacTzar as TZ. The move to drop TransacTzar from the software house’s website and application will take place on the 30th November 2016.

Richard Guida, Business Development Director for Eflow Ltd, said “that the revitalisation of the brand was one that the company could be proud of. This is a real chance for Eflow to offer customers a new and refreshed look for its Market Abuse and Best Execution Surveillance platform. We have worked hard to make the brand recognisable for global institutions and to move the firm into the next decade with a modern and youthful approach which is synonymous with the ethos of our software. TZ evolves to follow the regulatory landscape and is constantly enhanced. Eflow endeavours to make products that are relevant and right for the moment our customers work in.”

TZ is a complete Post Trade Surveillance platform for Equities, Fixed Income, FX, Futures and Derivatives. TZ alerts cover the regulatory requirements of MIFID, MIFIR/ MIFID II, MAD, MAD II and ESMA guidelines in Europe and Dodd Frank, Volcker Rule and MAD in North America. 

TZ to go in to production at Mediolanum International Funds Ltd

Eflow Ltd, software developer for Financial Markets and creators of the Market Abuse Surveillance Software system TZ for buy and sell-side firms, today announced that Mediolanum International Funds Ltd will deploy Eflow’s Market Abuse System TZ to monitor its MAR obligations.

Business Development Director at Eflow Richard Guida said “Mediolanum were incredibly thorough in their selection process and it was testimony to the intuitive design of Eflow’s system TZ which made it the only solution that could tick all the boxes. The ability to adapt to the ever changing regulatory landscape highlights the functionality at Mediolanum’s disposal. This will allow Eflow and TZ to work in conjunction with Mediolanum: one of the pioneers of shaping evolving market best practice in this field.”

Kames Capital deploy TZ to satisfy its MAR obligations

Eflow Ltd, providers of Market Abuse Surveillance Software TZ for buy and sell-side firms, today announced that Kames Capital, a specialist investment management business and part of the Aegon NV Group will deploy Eflow's Market Abuse system TZ. Kames manages money on behalf of UK and international clients - including wealth managers, financial advisers, family offices, pension funds, financial institutions, government agencies and individuals.

Business Development Director at Eflow Richard Guida said “After a lengthy process of evaluation and testing Eflow’s system TZ was the stand out solution for Kames Capital in terms of its scope and commercials. It highlights the functionality and ability to adapt to the regulatory landscape that allows Eflow and TZ to work in conjunction with an award winning firm such as Kames Capital which is at the cutting edge of Investment management.”

New offices for eflow as we reach 50 clients

As eflow celebrates its golden jubilee of over 50 clients using PATH products, we are pleased to announce the opening of an additional office in London. Keeping true to its heritage in connecting the supply line from Bristol to its main customer base in London eflow continues to expand with an office in Reading and will be announcing the releasing of new products early in 2017 for the Financial sector and other industries.

DMA flow separation

Recently we have been working with a number of institutions who have introduced DMA customers to their business where the ability to section and adjust uniquely to allow for flow type is critical. Thus ensuring their trade surveillance is pinpoint accurate and not bundled together to create false positives and unwanted noise.