A FASTER, BETTER WAY

TO MOBILIZE FINANCIAL ASSETS

The Baton platform automates and synchronizes the movement of assets to reduce risk
and accelerate settlement certainty. With Baton’s solutions, you can optimize the use of cash
and securities, reduce settlement costs and free up assets.

It’s simply a smarter way to do business.

FX GLOBAL CODE

BATON SYSTEMS IS PROUD TO BE A SIGNATORY TO THE FX GLOBAL CODE

Baton is committed to supporting firms to eliminate settlement risk by providing real time,
payment-versus-payment (PvP) settlement, for real assets, held in real accounts, for all market participants.

Baton: Opening up PvP settlement protection to all.

WHAT BATON DOES

The Baton approach to optimizing the use of assets

AGGREGATE

We capture the assets and liabilities of counterparties through direct integration with banks, custodians and industry hubs

ASSESS

Our rules-based engine interacts with assets and liabilities to automate mutually agreed risk, liquidity and operating rules

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ACTIVATE

We synchronize and accelerate the movement of assets and obligations, as and when needed, for any security type, in any currency

INDUSTRY CHALLENGES

With Baton, you can address real and immediate challenges to your business performance without having to replace your existing technology. 

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Liquidity and funding constraints

Illiquid assets, locked for days in margining and funding processes, threatens profitability

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Operational and settlement risk

Legacy systems create risk and cost; inefficiencies prevail

Margin pressures

Firms are prevented from investing and innovating in new opportunities while securities are tied up

BATON IN ACTION

Baton Podcast Episode 1 – Transforming Financial Markets Settlement

In this episode we are delighted to be joined by industry expert Sunil Cutinho, President CME Clearing, in conversation with Arjun about FX and the challenges of managing settlement risk.

Baton Appoints Phil Corryn as Director of Sales, North America

Baton Systems, a provider of post-trade systems for capital markets, has named Phil Corryn as its Director of Sales for North America. He’ll be responsible for driving revenue in North America with an initial focus on the major banks and their clearing entities. He will report directly to Baton’s Head of Global Sales and EMEA, Alex Knight.

Cobalt and Baton Systems partner to provide full FX settlement process

Cobalt, the foreign-exchange (FX) and digital asset infrastructure provider announced that it has entered a partnership with Baton Systems, the provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets. Under the agreement Baton’s payments infrastructure will be combined with Cobalt’s middle office platform to provide a seamless end-to-end FX settlement solution. Leveraging the strengths of each award-winning system will reduce risk while increasing speed and efficiency for the industry.

Derivatives Veteran Jerome Kemp to Join Baton Systems as Senior Advisor

Baton Systems (“Baton”), a provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets has appointed Jerome Kemp, global futures industry leader and former Global Head of Futures, OTC Clearing, and FX Prime Brokerage at Citi as Senior Advisor. Kemp will bring his deep expertise in cleared derivatives and OTC clearing to Baton as the company accelerates its position to deliver a fully end-to-end FX settlement ecosystem.

Considering alternative ways to settle FX transactions – Finding a role for FX Fintech

In e-Forex Magazine’s Autumn 2020 supplement, Arjun Jayaram, CEO and Founder, explores how the financial industry can combat #FX settlement risk through alternative ways to settle FX transactions, and the role emerging technologies play in reducing settlement risk.

Newsletter: Welcome to the Baton Q3 Roundup!

While nothing makes up for in-person meetings, we hope that this regular update will keep you updated on a wide range of Baton activities.

Podcast: Intraday Liquidity Management in Banking – Technology Landscape in Focus

Today’s FNA Talk is dedicated to one of the most important topics for the banking sector with FNA’s President Phillip Straley and Tucker Dona, Head of Business Development and Client Success at Baton Systems examining the technological considerations of intraday liquidity.

P&L Talk Series with Baton Systems

Article by Colin Lambert, originally posted on Profit & Loss. With settlement risk very much on authorities’ agenda, Colin Lambert talks to Alex Knight, head of global sales and EMEA at Baton Systems, about the challenges facing the industry…and the solutions....

SGX Partners with Baton Systems to Streamline Collateral Workflow

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore Exchange (SGX), Asia's most international multi-asset exchange and largest FX derivatives marketplace, has integrated with Baton Systems ("Baton"), a provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets, to...

Baton Teams-Up with Citi to Upgrade Treasury Function for Cleared Derivatives

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Baton Systems ("Baton"), a leading provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets, has teamed-up with Citi to help build its treasury function for cleared derivatives. Baton's platform will aggregate data from Citi's...

Our Founder and CEO, @ajayaram, will join fellow industry leaders on @FutureofFinanc3 panel session discussing “It’s time to fix cross-border payments” Sept 28th - exploring #infrastructure #data #CBDC & more. Register at: http://www.futureoffinance.biz/b/its-time-to-fix-cross-border-payments

Our Senior Advisor & former #FIA Board of Directors Chair, Jerome Kemp, will be speaking at #FIAIDX next week about the impact #FinTech Trends - #cloudcomputing, #chatbots, #AI & #DLT, are having from pre-execution to #post-trade. Register at: http://www.fia.org/events/international-derivatives-expo

Former Basel chief Bill Coen takes on
@batonsystems https://www.ifre.com/story/3042444/former-basel-chief-coen-takes-on-baton-cnb3x0tf2t via @IFRtweets @ChristophSpink

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