26 February 2021, London – Symphony Communication Services has appointed Corina Mitchell as General Counsel, effective on 1 March 2021. She will be leading the
February Community Update
The Evolution from 1.5 to 2.0
Are you using Symphony 2.0? Don’t miss out, make the switch. Symphony 2.0, our next generation platform, was purpose-built to help front office users, operations, and developers. It includes powerful new features, better performance and new ways to connect like keyword management, message blasts to a folder or workspace, urgent chat alerts and more. Make the most of your day: stay on top of your projects and conversations with Symphony.
Learn more from our latest blog and try it today. Head over to Settings and select Try Symphony 2.0.
Calling All U.S. Students & Universities: Coding Challenge
Introducing the first-ever Symphony U Fintech Challenge, a coding competition for university students to gain hands-on coding experience, pitch their ideas to a panel of industry experts, and a chance to land an internship with fintech’s industry leaders! Want to share with your network? Click here for more information and pass along to your alma mater, mentees, friends and family who may be interested by the March 8th registration deadline.
Updates for Developers and Market Professionals
In addition to our monthly community newsletter, we have targeted Developer and Market Solutions newsletters. The Symphony developer team sends out a bimonthly newsletter featuring the latest developer tools and documentation, new innovation or key tech updates, as well as info about our developer meetups and hackathons. Our Market Solutions newsletter is a monthly email series that covers product innovations and new ideas founded in communication-powered networks.
It is challenging for asset managers and investment banks to track the financial health of companies in which they have risk exposure and to identify risks early so Blue Fire AI built the industry’s first predictive status for listed companies, integrated into Symphony. Emmalyn Bot provides asset managers and investment banks with a comprehensive, automated view of idiosyncratic company risks.
To connect with Emmalyn Bot, an annual Blue Fire AI subscription is required. Search for Emmalyn Bot in the Directory to connect with the bot and add it to group chats and rooms or interact with the bot 1:1. Visit our bot directory to learn more.
“Financial watchdog the FCA has fired a warning shot at firms over compliance while teams are working remotely,” – FCA warns firms on remote working compliance: urges tight ship on call recording, The Stack (January 13, 2021)
“The company is consulting with buy-side and sell-side clients on how its newly developed GK Research Bot can best solve their research and information overload woes.” – GreenKey aims to productize new research chatbot after winning Symphony hackathon, WatersTechnology (January 27, 2021)
There is no debate that the way we work has been transformed in 2020. A new wave of digital collaboration and innovation drove record growth of the Symphony community. More than half a million users count on Symphony to connect, collaborate and create efficient workflows. Here are some highlights.