Top 20 Capital Markets Technology Companies - 2018

The financial service industry is bound to deal with substantial changes to keep at par with soaring customer demands and the amendments incorporated by Regulatory bodies and market economies. The Financial service industry is already struggling to strike a balance between shaky credit markets, falling credits, and slipping stocks. Thus there is a dire need to implement innovative technology solutions across investment, retail and commercial banking, institutional trading—including finance and private client wealth management—and stock broking that may assist the clientele to mitigate the challenges above presented by the market economy.

The assistance offered by innovative technologies is visible to financial markets across the globe. In the current scenario, the premier capital market participants are looking for smarter ways to perform capital planning and manage risk. Earlier, stringent regulatory and compliance requirements were constraining investors and start-ups from aiming big on capital markets. As of now, financial markets have grabbed the attention of companies that have a whole new range of outlets to access capital.

The future of global capital markets will be determined based on how companies manage risk, regulation, and capital to establish new operating models and leverage information advantage. Regulatory bodies and banks should harness emerging technologies to innovate and participate in the digital transformation radically. Embracing modernization, simplification, and automation technologies will allow investment banks, exchanges, and asset and wealth management firms to reach operational excellence.

In this edition of CIO Review-Capital Markets Tech 2018, we present to you the list of "20 Most Promising Capital Markets Technology Solution Providers - 2018." The list throws light on the Capital Markets Technology Solution Providers that assist the vendor's capability to fulfill the burning need of cost-effective and flexible solutions to tackle complex capital market challenges.

Top Capital Markets Companies

Provides a cloud-based SaaS platform for collateral management

An AI-enabled platform that discovers, distills and alerts on activity across publicly available data sources, enabling financial professionals to know and act on market-impacting events earlier

Integrates the most advanced execution technology with superior client services for seamless support of even the most complex, automated and high-volume electronic trading strategies

Delivers a range of innovative solutions to help traders navigate easily through the market

Creates professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for a wide variety of users, including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, commercial hedgers and risk managers

Enables enterprises to make more efficient, secure, and cost-effective payment transactions through the TIS cloud platform

Alpha FMC

A global consultancy that provides end-to-end expertise specifically in the asset and wealth management industry


Renders a comprehensive integrated platform to help its clients in fund and corporate accounting, CRM, web portals, portfolio monitoring and business intelligence

Apex Clearing

Enables tech-savvy investors to operate more efficiently, maximize profitability, and give more visibility to their customers

Broadridge Financial Solutions

Delivers advanced communications, technology, data and analytics solutions


Assists organizations belonging to the finance sector by developing solutions that mitigate challenges such as risk and compliance


Develops solutions to assist organizations in executing financial services using blockchain technology


Helps financial advisors in wealth management to improve client outcomes and to run businesses more effectively


Delivers integrated software and data solutions for investment professionals


Develops enterprise wealth management solutions aimed at empowering financial institutions

NIIT Technologies

Enabling its clients to achieve real world business impact through unparalleled domain expertise working at the intersection of emerging technologies


Provider of innovative capital markets technology solutions and real-time intelligence capabilities for trading and risk management


Assists its clients in comprehensive verification of the integrity, structure, content and data quality of all trade and transaction reporting submissions

Ryan Business Technology Solutions

Licenses and develops collaborative workflow management tools for the asset management industry

Seabury Capital

Offers solutions to streamline financial processes with a core focus anchored in aviation, aerospace, and defense, maritime, and financial services