IPC Wins ‘Best Cloud-Based Trading Environment’ for Unigy 360 in Prestigious Intelligent Trading Technology Awards 2018

NEW YORK – June 13, 2018 IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, announced today that it has won Best Cloud-Based Trading Environment for its Unigy 360 platform, in the Intelligent Trading Technology (ITT) Awards 2018. The ITT Awards are designed to acknowledge excellence in trading technology within capital markets, and focus on the community of specialized suppliers of trading operations technology.

“It is tremendously gratifying to know that in its inaugural year, Unigy 360 has had a strong impact on the global financial markets, an achievement that is reinforced by this significant win,” said Bob Santella, Chief Executive Officer of IPC. “Increasingly we are seeing regulated users in the global financial markets needing to connect with traders on a single platform that provides ease, security, and data intelligence, which is exactly what Unigy 360’s cloud-based service brings.”

IPC’s Unigy 360 is the industry’s first fully managed, resilient SaaS solution to address the most complex and challenging communications and workflow requirements of regulated users in the global financial market. Unigy 360 offers the advantages of IPC’s industry-leading Unigy® platform for unified communications and applications along with the simplicity and scalability of a cloud-based solution. The solution also includes the Unigy 360 application, which provides reliable, secure and “anytime, anywhere, any device” access to counterparties, liquidity, and trade lifecycle services.

“Given the increasing uptake of the financial services cloud, this was a highly competitive category,” said Angela Wilbraham, CEO at the A-Team Group. “IPC’s Unigy 360 came through as the clear winner.”

About the ITT Awards

The ITT awards evaluation considered depth of involvement in capital markets, relevance of a solution or service to the award category and the potential interest of a solution or service to the ITT community. Only financial institutions could vote in the final ITT Awards process to make the shortlist, and winners were selected by the ITT editorial team and financial industry executive members of the ITS Summit Advisory Board.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Attend RiskMathics Financial Institute Risk Management & Trading Conference

NEW YORK – June 12, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that it is attending the RiskMathics Financial Institute Risk Management & Trading Conference with its channel partner, Telnorm, exhibiting at stand 2 (Westin Hotel Santa Fe) and stand 10 (JW Marriot Santa Fe). The event will take place June 20-23 across three venues: JW Marriot Santa Fe, Westin Hotel Santa Fe and UP Campus Santa Fe, in Mexico City.

The event will be attended by leading local and international authorities who have key roles in the global financial industry including, risk managers, quants, traders, fund managers and regulators. Attendees will join workshops, presentations and round table discussions on the latest advances in risk management, trading, technology and market regulation.

IPC channel partners in the Latin American region play a key role in representing IPC locally and offering end-to-end solutions that bring more technology to the market, through secure compliant communications and service excellence.

IPC executives will be in attendance with channel partner Telnorm at stand 2 (Westin Hotel Santa Fe) and stand 10 (JW Marriot Santa Fe) at the event. Market participants interested in speaking with IPC’s subject matter experts can schedule a meeting here.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Attend FISD Lunch & Learn in London

LONDON – June 7, 2018 IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announced its attendance at this year’s FISD Lunch & Learn taking place on June 12 in London.

IPC’s subject matter experts will join a broad cross-section of FISD members and financial services attendees to discuss the future of artificial intelligence and machine learning as they relate to the transformation of algorithmic trading.

The Financial Information Services Association of the Software & Information Industry Association provides a neutral business forum for exchanges, market data vendors, specialist data providers, brokerage firms, investment managers and banks to address and resolve business and technical issues related to the distribution, management, administration and use of market data within the financial sector.

IPC’s Connexus Cloud is a high-performance Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) for data, voice and enterprise connectivity for the critical trading communications demands on the financial markets. The IPC Connexus Cloud provides firms the support to trade faster, scale rapidly, achieve greater agility, productivity and efficiency. IPC’s Financial Markets Network interconnects global financial centers and enables access to one of the world’s largest and most diverse financial ecosystems with more than 6,000 market participant locations across 700 cities in more than 60 countries.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected.

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Attend CIAB FEBRABAN in Brazil

NEW YORK – June 6, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that it is attending the CIAB FEBRABAN event in Brazil with its channel partner, Wittel, exhibiting at booth G27. The event will take place June 12-14 at the Transamerica Expo Center in São Paulo.

The event will be attended by key financial executives in the areas of technology, research, information security, payments, banking and insurance, to explore how the development of technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain and IoT imply constant changes in social behavior, and how these changes can potentially quickly create new or destroy existing businesses. Industry voices will also tackle the common challenges of Latin American banks as well as the most important challenges of disruptive technologies, digital transformations in relation to the future of the financial system.

IPC’s channel partners in the South American region play a key role in representing IPC locally and offering end-to-end solutions that bring more technology to the market, through secure compliant communications and service excellence.

IPC executives will be in attendance with channel partner Wittel at Booth G27 at the event. Market participants interested in speaking with IPC’s subject matter experts can schedule a meeting here.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Attend FISD Issue Brief London

LONDON – June 5, 2018 IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announced it will attend the FISD Issue Brief which takes place on June 14 in London.

The one-day event will include a number of panels that will discuss key industry trends and issues, including where the workstation fits in with the 2018 market data landscape, and to what extent the future of the financial services industry relies on blockchain technology. To conclude the event, FISD’s Service Level and Communication working group will recognize a data provider for excellence in events and activities related to MiFID II implementation.

The Financial Information Services Association of the Software & Information Industry Association provides a neutral business forum for exchanges, market data vendors, specialist data providers, brokerage firms, investment managers and banks to address and resolve business and technical issues related to the distribution, management, administration and use of market data within the financial sector.

IPC’s Connexus Cloud is a high-performance Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) for data, voice and enterprise connectivity for the critical trading communications demands on the financial markets. The IPC Connexus Cloud provides firms the support to trade faster, scale rapidly, achieve greater agility, productivity and efficiency. IPC’s Financial Markets Network interconnects global financial centers and enables access to one of the world’s largest and most diverse financial ecosystems with more than 6,000 market participant locations across 700 cities in more than 60 countries.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected.

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Exhibit at the Fixed Income Leaders Summit USA

NEW YORK – May 31, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that it is exhibiting at the 2018 Fixed Income Leaders Summit USA.  IPC is also a sponsor of the event, which takes place June 6-8 at the Westin Copley Place in Boston.

IPC thought leader Don Henderson, Senior Vice President of Product and Customer Success, will attend the event where the company is showcasing and demonstrating Unigy 360, its flagship cloud-based SaaS platform. Major buy-side firms will receive hands-on briefings on how Unigy 360 can address the most complex and challenging communications and workflow requirements of regulated users in the global fixed income markets.

Unigy 360 is the industry’s first fully managed, resilient SaaS solution that offers the advantages of IPC’s industry-leading Unigy® platform for unified communications and applications along with the simplicity and scalability of a cloud-based solution. The solution also includes the Unigy 360 application, which provides reliable, secure and “anytime, anywhere, any device” access to counterparties, liquidity, and trade lifecycle services.

The Fixed Income Leaders Summit is the largest gathering of fixed income market participants in the world. It brings together over 800 senior trading and portfolio management heads, along with major regulators, sell side, trading platforms and technology partners, from across North America to discuss best practices and solutions in building a winning fixed income business.

IPC executives will be at Booth #2 at the event. Market participants interested in speaking to IPC’s subject matter experts can schedule a meeting here.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Exhibit at IDX 2018 in London

LONDON – May 29, 2018 IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announced it will be an exhibitor at the Futures Industry Association’s (FIA) 11th annual international derivatives expo, IDX 2018. The event is scheduled to take place on June 4-6th at Chiswell Street in London.

At the show, IPC’s subject matter experts will join a broad cross-section of the international cleared derivatives community, including exchange leaders, clearinghouse leaders, regulators, clearing members and buy-side participants. The program includes a range of expert panel and speaker sessions covering strategic issues and trends in the industry, such as how Brexit will change the landscape for listed derivatives, regulation ten years on from the crash, and disruptive trading practices in an e-trading world.

The FIA is the leading global trade organization for the futures, options and centrally cleared derivatives markets. It aims to support open, transparent and competitive markets, protect and enhance the integrity of the financial system, and promote high standards of professional conduct. FIA’s membership includes clearing firms, exchanges, clearing houses, trading firms and commodities specialists from more than 48 countries as well as technology vendors, lawyers and other professionals serving the industry.

Connectivity is essential for financial market participants relying on trading partners around the world. With a focus on these critical trading communications demands, IPC’s Connexus Cloud is a high-performance Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) for data, voice and enterprise connectivity. The IPC Connexus Cloud provides firms the support to trade faster, scale rapidly, achieve greater agility, productivity and efficiency. IPC’s Financial Markets Network interconnects global financial centers and enables access to one of the world’s largest and most diverse financial ecosystems with more than 6,000 market participant locations across 700 cities in more than 60 countries.

IPC executives will be available at booth 47 at the event. Market participants interested in speaking to IPC’s subject matter experts can schedule a meeting with us at the event or email us. We also encourage you to follow us on Twitter @IPC_Systems_Inc or LinkedIn.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC Competing in Three Waters Rankings 2018 Categories; Now Open for Voting

NEW YORK – May 23, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that three of its solutions are competing in the Waters Rankings 2018, for which members of the industry can now vote:

  • Best Trading Floor Communication System Provider – Unigy (No. #27)
  • Best Network Provider – Connexus Cloud (No. #28)
  • Best Cloud Infrastructure Provider – Unigy 360 (No. #31)

Members of the industry can vote for IPC by clicking here: https://bit.ly/2kjo2Xt

Voting closes 6:00 p.m. EST on June 8.  Winners will be announced July 12.

Best Trading Floor Communications System Provider — IPC’s Unigy is a six-time winner in this category.  Built on industry open standards, Unigy enables a compelling ROI, allowing IPC customers to drive productivity but also manage operational complexity and cost. Unigy’s design and high availability structure is distinct from generic enterprise productivity stacks because it combines an adaptable software-based delivery model with BCP options that scale up or down, meeting corporate policy and risk tolerance needs while reducing total cost of ownership.

Best Network Provider – The IPC Connexus Cloud portfolio includes data connectivity solutions consisting of Connexus Extranet, Connexus Ethernet and Connexus WAN as well as voice solutions consisting of Connexus Voice and Trader Voice services. IPC’s Financial Markets Network interconnects global financial centers and enables access to more than 6,000 market participant locations across 700 cities in more than 60 countries.

Best Cloud Infrastructure Provider – IPC’s Unigy 360, a cloud-based SaaS solution, addresses the most complex and challenging communications and workflow requirements of regulated users in the global financial, commodities, gas and oil markets. The solution includes all the benefits of IPC’s market leading Unigy platform with the flexibility and benefits of using the cloud. Unigy 360 provides reliable, secure, and “anytime, anywhere, any device” access to counterparties, liquidity sources, and trade lifecycle services.

The Waters Rankings are the annual readers’ choice awards of Waters magazine, which recognize the combined leadership of technological capabilities and human expertise in each category. Qualified voters from buy and sell-side firms as well as exchanges and inter dealer brokers will converge to choose the best financial IT solution and services in the annual ranking.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC to Attend FISD Rising Stars Happy Hour

NEW YORK – May 16, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that it will attend the FISD Rising Stars Happy Hour on May 22, 2018. The event will take place at the Wells Fargo Conference Center in New York City.

At the event, FISD members will hear a panel of experienced financial executives discuss how to build your professional network, and will also provide best practices and tips to network like a pro, followed by a networking reception.

The Financial Information Services Association of the Software & Information Industry Association provides a neutral business forum for exchanges, market data vendors, specialist data providers, brokerage firms, investment managers and banks to address and resolve business and technical issues related to the distribution, management, administration and use of market data within the financial sector.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.

IPC Supports FISD Brazil in São Paulo

NEW YORK – May 10, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, supports the FISD Brazil event taking place in the Auditorium Abelardo in São Paulo on May 17th, 2018.

At the event, financial market participants from across the globe will discuss key local, regional and global issues facing the Brazilian financial community. Speakers – chosen by a program committee of Brazil-based FISD members – will discuss topics such as the creation, distribution, and usage of financial information. Some of the speaking discussion titles include ‘The Role of Data and News in Banking’, ‘The U.S. FATCA Regulation and Its Impact in Brazil’ and ‘OTC and Fixed Income Markets’.

The Financial Information Services Association of the Software & Information Industry Association provides a neutral business forum for exchanges, market data vendors, specialist data providers, brokerage firms, investment managers and banks to address and resolve business and technical issues related to the distribution, management, administration and use of market data within the financial sector.

About IPC

IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).

Certain statements contained in this press release may be forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “continue,” “could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “plan,” “potential,” “predict,” “should” or “will” or similar terminology. Any forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. Such forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. Actual results may differ materially from any future results expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.