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OpenFin is unveiling an app store for old-school Wall Street traders in a bid to become the iCloud of banking

Posted On: Apr 18, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

OpenFin is unveiling an app store for old-school Wall Street traders in a bid to become the iCloud of banking

OpenFin has introduced a cloud-service product that provides the back-end for firms to create their own app store, making it easy to curate proprietary and third-party apps for employees.
The advent of app store capability brings Wall Street desktops one step closer to looking like the experience that finance professionals have come to expect from their iPhones.
OpenFin CEO Mazy Dar is among Business Insider's 10 people transforming finance.
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Trading on Wall Street may soon feel like working on an MacBook computer, or toggling between apps on an iPhone.
That's the vision of Mazy Dar, the CEO of OpenFin, a startup that helps banks and asset managers build desktop applications. Dar has been working for years to bring an Apple-like operating system to financial desktops - creating an environment where apps can deploy safely, work closely together and update quickly, all within the confines of hyper-sensitive compliance regimes.
But how to find the apps...

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