Highly anticipated mid-year introduction of Software-as-a-Service cloud-based platform will meet growing unified communications needs of regulated users in the region

IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the financial markets community, today announced that it plans to introduce Unigy 360, its highly anticipated Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution, to the Asia Pacific (APAC) market later this year. IPC has been at the forefront of innovative communications solutions that meet the needs of financial market participants throughout Asia.

“With greater collaboration and mobility among front, middle and back offices a critical dynamic for an expanding population of regulated users in Asia, now more than ever financial market participants in the region will be able to benefit from the unified communications Unigy 360 enables through a single platform,” says David Dodd, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, IPC.  “In addition, IPC’s solutions have the potential to provide compliant communications and recording systems management. As a result, customers can rely on holistic and secure solutions to further their business strategy in a digital age.”

Unigy 360 is a SaaS solution performance-engineered to deliver innovation, economics and powerful new capabilities for global financial market participants. Unigy 360 offers the advantages of IPC’s industry-leading Unigy® platform for unified communications and applications along with the simplicity and scalability of a cloud-based solution. The solution also includes the Unigy 360 application, which provides reliable, secure and “anytime, anywhere, any device” access to counterparties, liquidity, and trade lifecycle services.

The broad range of market participants that implement the Unigy 360 solution become an integral part of one of the world’s largest and most diverse financial ecosystems comprising buy-side firms, sell-side firms, inter-dealer brokers, listed and OTC liquidity venues, trade lifecycle service providers, market data vendors and clearing/settlement firms. All regulated users in a firm, including traders, researchers, portfolio managers, risk managers, compliance professionals, technologists, settlement personnel and operations staff, can leverage Unigy 360 for mission-critical external communications and internal workflows.