Maybank to drive Online Trading services across Asia

Maybank’s investment banking arm – Maybank Kim Eng, plans to drive its online trading services in the local markets via Iress’ ViewPoint solution.

ViewPoint, an online trading and market data software will be rolled out progressively to clients across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.

Iress has partnered with Maybank Kim Eng since 2015; and their expanded agreement will enable Maybank Kim Eng’s customers to research and trade global markets through ViewPoint’s web-based, multi-asset, multi-currency interface.

Mr Jeffrey Goh, Managing Director and Regional Head of Brokerage, Maybank Kim Eng, said: “After the successful implementation of Iress’ Pro and market data software, we’re pleased to now be offering ViewPoint to our growing customer base to share the benefits of their state-of-the-art tools and capabilities.”

Mr Jason Hoang, Managing Director, Asia for Iress, said: “We’re delighted to further our relationship with Maybank Kim Eng as a key technology partner to support the expansion of its online broking services across South-East Asia. We are committed to working closely with clients to provide them with a competitive advantage across all aspects of trading, data and wealth management.”

Iress, an ASX-listed, global provider of software to the financial services industry, has offices in Singapore and has been working with clients across Asia since 2010.