Accenture has chosen 20 fintech startups to join its 2019 Fintech Innovation Lab. Chosen from 280 startups applicants from 41 countries, the program will be an opportunity to partner with leading asset managers and investment banks to find opportunities to scale growth. Accenture and a dozen major banks launched the FinTech Innovation Lab London in 2012, with support from the city’s mayor and other government bodies. Since its launch, 75 start-ups have participated in the London Lab, securing more…
Zeroflows launches its second Frontier Markets Commission Benchmark Survey across more than 40 markets. The study is the only of its kind to focus exclusively on frontier markets. 17 GEM and standalone funds participated following the success of the previous study, the aim was to see what has changed after the implementation of MIFID II. To the surprise of the participants, bundled rates were lower in some markets than unbundled rates. Discrepancies in some frontier markets reveal that some have…
Zeroflows, the leading information provider of frontier equity liquidity has won the 2018 Africa Global Funds Service Providers Awards. The award is in recognition of the impact we have across more than 30 markets, currently being used by more than 160 firms globally. https://www.africaglobalfunds.com/shop/product/november-2018/ About Zeroflows Zeroflows is a London based startup offering a liquidity information platform for emerging and frontier market stocks. Used by over 75 asset managers, including the largest managers in the asset class, as well…
Zeroflows hosted a call for Elite members with the former head of Global Trading at a major fund to discuss emerging trends and how best to approach funds, it was pointed that funds are seeking an execution only model and care greatly about these issues: Information Leakage: Recognising the importance of the information given to local brokers, brokers are either in a position to harm or help asset managers. He warned against disclosing such information to others, nothing frustrates funds…
Zeroflows is growing with local brokers contributing liquidity information from over 30 markets. We continue to listen to our users and introduce new features. While asset managers are keen to get liquidity insights from institutions on the ground, they are often apprehensive in seeking information due to leakage concerns. Zeroflows addressed this by introducing a feature enabling anonymous information requests from a wide network of local brokers. One click feedback ensures timely and quality insights. Insights in turn…
Zeroflows launches Navigator, allowing you to see which local broker has been most active in a name of interest. The Navigator aims to provide intelligence that will guide you to the most relevant local broker in a particular stock. Most importantly it shows how you are connected to that broker through your existing contacts. Zeroflows Navigator offers the following: The total number of shares traded The number of corporate activities arranged Historical IOI’s Common counterparty connections Try out Navigator for a smarter liquidity search.