October 20th, 2016 – MiFID (II) Countdown Event

We hosted 25 people at the Counting House in London for a presentation and discussion about the effect which MiFID II is going to have on the investment research business. Historically research has been funded by investment banks from commissions on trades and deals. Over the past 20 years the ability to do this has […]

EFA announces partnership with Quark Software to offer integrated data platform solution

HONG KONG – August 31, 2016 – Quark Software Inc. and EFA announced today a partnership to offer mid-to-top tier financial services firms an integrated solution for authoring, publishing, storing and analyzing financial data. Quark’s integration with the EFA Platform enhances Quark Investment Research Reporting Solution by adding sophisticated data management and analysis tools. EFA, […]

Time is Money – interview with HKTDC

Iain Reed was interviewed by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Iain Reed is Chairman and Co-Founder of EFA, as well as Founding President of the Hong Kong chapter of TiE, a worldwide entrepreneurship-fostering non-profit organization. The interview covered Iain’s and Co-Founder Robin Hammond’s experience bringing their own enterprise to success, as well as the […]

EFA wins a Hong Kong ICT Award

EFA were awarded the Hong Kong ICT Bronze Award for Best Business Solution (Product) for its Financial Research Management System: “The EFA Platform”. The Award Ceremony was hosted by Mr. C. Y. Leung, Chief Executive of the HKSAR, on April 7th held at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre . The event brought together […]

EFA promotes Kong Kong entrepreneurship

On September 12, EFA sponsored the first-ever Investor’s Forum in Hong Kong, organized by TiE Hong Kong, a not-for-profit organization devoted to fostering entrepreneurship globally. The forum was dedicated to the support and promotion of local entrepreneurship and early stage investment in Hong Kong. Participants addressed such questions as : “What is the Hong Kong […]

EFA Celebrates Their 10 Years of Business

EFA is proud to announce their ten years of business. This financial technology solution provider started on Hong Kong in 2003 as a two men operation and has since grown into a multinational enterprise. Providing creative and smart solutions for investment banks, brokerage firms and hedge funds, EFA is working with some of the world’s […]