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TW Technologies: Expert IT Service Catalyst in the Capital Markets

When you think of the capital market and technology, no market stands out like the United States. They are the benchmark of financial technologies. According to a report filed by the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission), the authority heralds the use of technology in the capital markets to promote transparency and protect investors from fraud.

Capital Markets

But what are the capital markets?

To put the definition in simple terms, the capital market is a platform that brings together persons or entities seeking capital, to people or entities that have money. They are basically channeling savings and investments – Of course, it’s complex than it sounds (lots of code and number crunching behind the scenes).

Technology makes life a bit easier for folks working in the capital market-related fields. There is no doubt technology has influenced every aspect of our lives. From social media, business activities, education, and even government services, technological service adoption is on the rise.

In the case of the capital markets, technologically induced innovations such as electronic security exchanges, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and high-frequency trading (HFT) has made the capital market’s trading experience to be faster, cheaper, and importantly more integrated. America’s Silicon Valley is still innovating; TW Technologies is a silicon savannah fintech company – we are aggressively innovating.

Industry Solutions That Deliver Tangible Results

Since its launch, TW Technologies has had its fair share of success with products geared to the capital markets. Remember, all products are designed with the user in mind, and the fundamental question we always ask is, “how will this help?”

Below are a few examples from a broad spectrum of Capital market IT service solutions offered by TW Technologies:

Secure Online Payment Processing

With an increased volume of online transactions, financial institutions need to be aware of the security risks. When your customers are making payments online, they are often required to give their card numbers. That information on the wrong hands can be the start of financial fraud.

TW Technologies is aware of such risk. We have a dedicated service to ensure that customers have a secure card payment integration and flag dangerous or suspicious transactions. We have a master card API secure payment mechanism, other cards too – Visa and American Express, among others.

And of course, our very own silicon savannah’s mobile payment innovation – Mpesa. TW technologies offer secure Mpesa and other mobile payment API integration. Mobile processing solution allows merchants to accept payments online and offline, settle debts, receive cash advances, and enjoy seamless payment processing.

 

Internet Management

Not all territories of the larger Africa have the luxury of fiber installation for light speed internet access.  To run any successful API and all the communication for any company in finance, you need stable internet.

We provide installation of internet services in such locations, regularly scheduled maintenance as well as internet management services. As a service provider, you are guaranteed stable, fast, and reliable internet connectivity with enough bandwidth to run every process.

Software Development

SaaS is a growing sector and for a good reason. The software eliminates the repetitive task by automating the same. When you are doing your accounting, some minute jobs are better off automated. Also, software help companies cut on cost and focus on profitability.

Talk to us about your financial need and what aspect of your business you wish to see change. With our experienced software engineers, we will customize any product to suit your fintech needs. Software use is a big boost to any business.

Cloud Computing

In the age of data, your local server can only store as much. With massive data that clients collect daily, cloud backup is the best solution for easing data storage costs. Management of data is expensive cloud computing and storage gives you the ability to securely store data and not worry about the security and all other storage costs.

Sectors

The industry sectors we served include

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    Retail banking

    Enable superior digital experiences, by modernizing legacy systems and leveraging APIs, DevOps, and FinTech partnership ecosystem.

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    Cards and payments

    Enable simple, frictionless, and compliant payments experience, by leveraging open API, digital payments, blockchain, and analytics.

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    Corporate Banking

    Transform your business to align to the future of the trade finance industry, by leveraging blockchain, cloud, automation, and analytics.

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    Investment banking

    Drive operational efficiencies and improve experience, by bringing a domain-centric middle and back-office transformation approach.

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    Custody and fund services

    Adopt a platform-led approach, to drive automation and reduce costs, by consuming services in an as-a-service model.

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    Risk and compliance

    Gain competitive advantage from risk & compliance efforts, with risk reporting, AML transformation, and product partners.

Benefits to bank on

Our clients are able to increase end-user productivity without sacrificing usability.

  • Business Agility

    Business growth and seasonal flexibility are easily scaled as our banking IT services adapt to the client’s needs allowing them to easily add and remove users without a headache.

  • Security and compliance

    Our clients are able to control business sensitive data and adhere to compliance mandates securely and efficiently while enabling staff to access the data when and how they need it.

  • Office mobility

    We help clients create secure applications and remote user experiences in a reliable and secure network for a mobile workforce that can extend to multiple bank branches and offsite contractors.

  • Application development

    By partnering with us. From the beginning, our managed IT support works within a set budget so our clients get exactly what their business needs without end of month surprises.

Stop wasting time and money on technology. Let’s get started

Delivery

Transform your technology by focusing on 3 key areas

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    Data transformation

    Accelerate “Data-to-Insight-to-Action” cycle, by consuming offerings like Data-as-a-Service and Reporting-as-a-Service.

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    Digital enablement

    Drive key business outcomes, using the full service digital stack – Mosaic, Digital Jedis, and human-centered design experience.

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    Innovation partnership

    Adopt a collaborative approach to innovation, by leveraging innovation labs, future financial ecosystems, alliances & partners.

Trends and Impact of Technology in the Capital Markets

Since the financial capital markets changed to Trading via a computer, the world market has experienced a lot of innovation and at a rapid pace. Below are some of the trends shaping the capital markets.

Secure Investments via Web

Investment is a risky affair, especially for the capital markets where a single bad news or reputation damage can flush your saving faster than it took you to earn it. However, there has never been a better time to securely invest and jump off the ship quickly if you smell fire burning than today.

With secure online investment applications, you can comfortably trade at the comfort of your home buy and sell stock and bonds securely. If speculations show your investment is headed for a dip, you can easily dump and opt for a promising one.

Cryptocurrency

Crypto is about freeing the flow of money. The mining of digital currency uses blockchain technology, and therefore, no bank has a claim or the right to ownership. This type of digital currency has attracted many players, including Facebook, with its libra coin.

The development of digital currency, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, to name a few, are purposed to make any purchases worldwide without the worry of the dollar or euro rates securely. Soon it could be an approved monetary alternative in the world’s regulated capital markets.

Adoption of APIs

Getting real-time and historical data has never been easier, thanks to APIs’ availability (Application Program Interface). This protocol of web technology interaction has helped trader obtain crucial data in real-time that help them make informed transactions.

An API is an interface between your computer and the server. In simpler terms, APIs allow users to query databases and get responses lightning fast. The adoption of API has seen improved customer experiences.

Real-Time virtual Trading

You don’t have to physically visit a forex trading firm or your local bank to exchange currencies. With technology, forex trading has become much more relaxed and less restrictive. While forex trading is still risky, technology and integration of APIs make the trading to be more informed.

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