Building an integrated desktop application ecosystem for Finance
This paper identifies the core building blocks that are required to build an integrated desktop application ecosystem using a combination of web and legacy technologies – an ecosystem where it is easier to deploy and integrate both your own applications and those from third-party vendors.
Barclays Revamps BARX Platform Using OpenFin
To adjust to this changing environment, Barclays has set out to revamp its BARX single-dealer, cross-asset electronic trading platform using the OpenFin operating system.
With OpenFin, installs and upgrades deploy instantly, giving you faster time-to-market and an agile development process.
Streamline workflow and break down data silos by seamlessly integrating both internal and 3rd party apps on your desktop.
An Ecosystem Built on OpenFin
OpenFin launched in 2010 and has since been adopted by financial institutions and application providers all over the world. Below are some of the publicly disclosed apps and platforms created by the community.
From The Press
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"Desktop container technology is an important component of our digital transformation strategy across the bank. OpenFin has demonstrated that it is a leader in this space and HSBC is looking forward to working together on shared application infrastructure for the financial industry."
Head of Corporate and Institutional Digital at HSBC
"FactSet is committed to being an open and flexible data and technology partner to our clients, and we are proud to be the first major market data and analytics provider to deploy on OpenFin. Clients are looking for increased technological flexibility across the board, and our work with OpenFin allows us to connect them to an even more robust universe of internal and external data and applications."
Chief Technology and Product Officer
"We have been following OpenFin's progress and are impressed by the company's success in gaining wide adoption in capital markets. OpenFin is leading a key effort in providing the financial industry with a modern and unifying foundation for development and secure distribution of financial applications. We are delighted to lead OpenFin's Series C funding round and excited to support the next phase of their development."
Managing Director, Strategic Investments at Wells Fargo Securities
"The combination of Cortex LIVE and ALiX provides our clients with better execution capabilities as well as an unrivaled digital user experience. Leveraging OpenFin to develop and deploy our platform has been pivotal in upgrading our technology stack, solving multiple workflow problems and ensuring our platform is future-proof."
Head of Product Management, eCommerce & Digital at BNP Paribas
"What we had was great but not flexible enough. I couldn't be more impressed with [OpenFin] and what it has done for us in terms of ability to actually be flexible, take feedback on the fly, and get releases out to the clients as quickly as we have."