Financial Tradeware PLC is a leading provider of Straight
Through Processing (STP) Portfolio Management and Brokerage
software for Investment Managers, Hedge Funds and IFAs. The company
was founded by a group of industry specialists and programmers with
the primary goals of accelerating the STP rate, improving
organisational efficiency and reliability, and reducing operational
costs in small to medium size organisations.
Financial Tradeware operate across Europe with offices in
London, Rome, Geneva and Brussels.
Financial Tradeware required a system that they could install
and support internally. The system had to provide multi-language
support, full control of content and layout and provide the
flexibility to allow expansion with disrupting the operation of the
website. The system also had to be modular with the ability to add
functionality as required.
Financial Tradeware sought to leverage their website investment
by using the same system to control their European intranet. The
intranet installation included substantial requirements for
flexibility and extendibility to allow new functions to be added as
Financial Tradeware also wished to operate their chosen Content
Management System from their corporate web server. The selected
system also had to be able to operate within their security
structures and guidelines.
In 2004 3internet were able to provide Financial Tradeware with
a solution that met their specifications by implementing the Inigo
Content Management System.
Inigo has been installed on Financial Tradeware's web server.
Administration and budgeting has been simplified by the
straightforward 'per server' licensing. Financial Tradeware now
have total control over their website and intranet and have the
ability to create their own site templates and site content.
Inigo has been built using Microsoft .Net technology and,
combined with the architecture of the system, this provides
extensive scope for customisation and creates the ability to add
new modules to provide bespoke functionality. This has allowed
Financial Tradeware to build a powerful business tool in their
Financial Tradeware have used Inigo's multi-language support to
provide content in English, French, and Italian. Inigo's workflow
system provides the ability to send web pages to their translation
company to support their multi-language activity.
Inigo has been used to provide a secure client extranet with
The Inigo installation at Financial Tradeware shows Inigo's
strengths and flexibility as a business solution with control over
budget, flexible delivery and the power of Inigo to deliver a
multi-language, dynamic website to support Financial Tradeware's