NEW YORK – July 25, 2019 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announces it has joined as a member of the Financial Information Forum. FIF offers members insight into front office, back office, technology and market data implementation issues impacting the securities industry, and will help IPC become better informed in customer network needs across the order lifecycle.
“IPC is deeply embedded in our customers’ businesses and constantly endeavors to enhance our overall value proposition by building on our on-going strategic initiatives,” said Jeffrey Britell, Vice President of Global Network Services, IPC. “We are joining the Financial Information Forum, the premier forum to address the implementation of industry trading connectivity initiatives, so that IPC can continue to give traders and financial firms the insight needed in a dynamic and changing market environment.”
FIF’s membership includes decision makers at broker-dealers, exchanges and vendors all seeking and sharing industry perspective on network implementation issues. Meanwhile, IPC’s flagship financial ecosystem, Connexus, consists of over 6,400 market participant locations in 700 cities around the world, providing access to industry-leading partners and providers. As a transformative, worldwide network provider, IPC closely aligns with industry bodies, including not just FIF, but FINRA, FIA and other vital regulatory authorities.
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).
About the Financial Information Forum
The Financial Information Forum (FIF) addresses the issues that impact the financial information industry, from real-time decision support through securities processing. FIF provides a collaborative environment for subscribers to benefit from technology, regulatory, and market innovations. Financial institutions, vendors, and exchanges are encouraged to join the FIF, which serves as a focal point for coordination and communication on behalf of the industry. More information is available on the FIF website at www.fif.com.
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