15 Sep 2015 Symphony’s disruptive message for traders

Goldman Sachs has been described as many things over the years, including a “vampire squid” and the source of a “toxic culture” where bankers insulted clients.  Technology disrupter has rarely been one of them.

The US investment bank is the driving force behind Symphony, the new financial services messaging system launched on Tuesday.  At stake is control of the way traders communicate with each other, order and discuss trades, negotiate prices — and swap jokes.

Read the full story here:  https://www.ft.com/content/d0f358f0-5bb9-11e5-a28b-50226830d644