15 August 2017
New York
Reporter: Drew Nicol

Helix to offer repo services to Thomson Reuters


Helix Financial Systems has partnered with Thomson Reuters to offer its customers the resources to grow managed accounts revenue.

HelixREPO is an integrated trading, sales, and operational system for the fixed income repo finance market that will be available to the North American Wealth Management customers of Thomson Reuters.

Todd Berlent, president of Helix Financial Systems, said: “Through this important partnership, Helix’s trading applications are providing Thomson Reuters Beta clients the ability to tap into a fully integrated, hosted, and affordable front-to-back office repo and securities lending solution, which enables buy-side firms to manage the full lifecycle of their securities finance transactions, including the management of collateral, counterparty and interest rate risk.”

Thomson Reuters Wealth Management signed up Helix alongside two other service providers, FolioDynamix and Vestmark. It now boasts 150 wealth management service providers on its platform.

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