November 26, 2019 / 2:21 AM / 7 months ago

Breakingviews - The Exchange: Kill your terminal

HONG KONG (Reuters Breakingviews) - Traders resent expensive tools like Bloomberg and Eikon, but they need them to chat. Goldman-backed Symphony, at $20 a month, wants to break in. CEO David Gurle talks about the challenges of compliance, his deal with China’s Tencent, and the future of finance software.

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