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November 22nd,2019
Exchanges Powered by the Cloud: Connamara Systems’ Jim Downs at FIA Expo 2019

JLN FIA EXPO 2019 Jim Downs, the founder and CEO of Connamara Systems, talked with JLN at FIA Expo 2019 about the launch of their new platform EP3, which is designed to ease clients’ launch of new exchanges and asset classes, and the launch of their first client, MaterialsXchange.  He said the company wanted to
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October 30th,2019
MaterialsXchange Launches with First Raw Materials Transaction

MaterialsXchange’s digital marketplace streamlines the buying and selling of raw materials CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MaterialsXchange (“MX”), an electronic marketplace for buying and selling raw materials, went live on Monday with the first transaction executed shortly after the launch. The first listings on MX are wood products, specifically Oriented Strand Board (OSB), European Spruce (Euro Spruce) lumber, and Southern
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October 11th,2019
People Moves: Refinitiv, Apex, Connamara Systems, Ascertia

A look at some of the key “people moves” over the past week, including Renaud Oury, who joins Apex Former HSBC Exec Joins Contineo As CTO Contineo, a Hong Kong-based open messaging platform for order management and price discovery, has appointed Franck Lerak as chief technology officer. Lerak’s role is to lead the firm’s technology
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October 9th,2019
Connamara Systems Announces New Advisory Board

Connamara Systems, an exchange solutions provider and custom software developer for the capital markets, announced today the formation of an advisory board, a group of trusted advisors consisting of Peter Willmott, Travis Schwab, and Maureen Downs. The advisory board will advise Connamara on a wide range of issues including growth strategies, talent acquisition/retention, business structure,
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