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Symphony Heads to Singapore for the Asian Financial Services Conference

Earlier this month, Symphony was able to interact with many premier APAC financial service companies at the Asian Financial Services Conference thanks to the hospitable invite from IDC Financial Insights. Attendees shared best practices, chatted about innovations in the industry, and showed each other what they had been working on. One of the hot topics at the conference centered around the significant increase in IT related expenses across the industry in an effort to be responsive to the changing security landscape and the increase in security related threats.

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Can You Hack It: The Symphony and Goldman Sachs Hackathon

On February 28, Symphony co-sponsored Code GS—an all-day, student hackathon hosted by Goldman Sachs in which participants were challenged with creating innovative enhancements to the Symphony platform. Over 100 undergraduate and graduate students joined together from schools across the U.S. to participate.

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Focus on What Matters

If you’re like me - days filled with meetings and small fires to extinguish - it’s often evening when you’re finally able to work through your backlog of emails and news. It’s happened more than once that I missed something important and learned of it too late to do anything about it, and I bet I’m not alone.

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The Most Respected Brand in Journalism Joins Symphony

Peggy Noonan. Lawrence Strauss. Gerard Baker. These are the names that join me for my morning coffee, are the talk of my favorite radio hosts and find their way into my dinner conversation. Journalists like these lead our society’s discourse -  and often, help me form my own thinking. And I bet I’m not alone. What do they have in common? They write for Dow Jones.

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Innovation Is Never Complete!

Last October, we hosted our inaugural Innovate conference, bringing together over 300 finance, tech and government leaders to discuss the Future of Work. Those who attended got the first peek as we unveiled some of our newest features, including Symphony Meetings and our first platform integrations.

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The Power of Community Shines at Symphony Innovate 2017

More than 500 tech and financial leaders gathered this year in NYC for Symphony Innovate 2017. Twenty-five partners showcased their application integrations and speakers from 27 partner companies shared their unique stories about the Symphony community. The day was filled with product and partnership announcements, live demos, and thought-provoking conversations.

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Innovate 2017: The Power of Community

I couldn’t be more proud of what our team accomplished at Symphony Innovate 2017. We set out with lofty goals to double all our metrics from last year, and we did it! With over 500 customers, partners and developers in attendance, 25 partners showcasing at our tradeshow, and an even greater number viewing the live stream, we were able to share our vision for the future and the role our community of partners and customers will play in it.

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Building a FinTech Ecosystem: The Digital Journey of Collaboration and Workflow Efficiency

The Power of Community Customer Panel at Symphony Innovate 2017 brought together leaders from J.P. Morgan, AllianceBernstein, Kepler Cheuvreux and T. Rowe Price - all companies with enterprise-wide deployments of Symphony - to discuss how to build a frictionless environment for collaboration. Panelists shared their experiences of deploying the technology, increasing user adoption, creating bots, communicating with external clients, and the overall benefits of the platform.

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Symphony Innovate 2017: Research & Content Panel

The Symphony Innovate 2017 Research & Content panel focused on the change in expectations of discovering and disseminating content as a result of evolving technology. Symphony customers explained how research analysts are simplifying workflows to quickly find, sort, and send data to their clients - quickly and securely. Partners shared how Symphony Market applications are revolutionizing the way in which analysts and clients are discovering and consuming data with context and tags. Read the full transcript below.

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Symphony Innovate 2017: Operations Panel

Global companies have had to quickly adapt to the fast-paced marketplace filled with countless tools & processes. The Operations Panel at Symphony Innovate 2017 discussed the current operations workflow and evolving technology. Customer and partner panelists shared their experiences around leveraging Symphony, extending the platform with bots and integrations, and the changes in their operations workflows. Read the full transcript below.


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The Future is Now at Symphony Innovate Asia

Over 300 tech and financial thought-leaders from 100+ companies came together last week in Hong Kong for the first-ever Symphony Innovate Asia. Twenty customers and partners showcased their custom applications, integrations, and bots, and more importantly, how those innovations are changing the way financial services works. The day was filled with live demos, new ideas, and captivating conversations.

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