eCo – destination or waystation?

eCo – destination or waystation?

In Financial Services, The Cloud is the technology solution of choice amongst non-technologists. You can see why. Here at eCo our efforts are given over to avoiding duplicative development and running costs in IT – going a step further and handing over swathes of...
eCo Service Partners

eCo Service Partners

A central feature of the eCo model is the clean separation between the licensing of intellectual property (IP) and the provision of service. Here, of course, the IP is software in the form of source code. There is much to say about who is selling this software and...
What’s on the CodeStore?

What’s on the CodeStore?

While several institutions now have log-ins for eCo’s CodeStore, at the time of writing the only institution that can see all of the available software is eCo itself. Of course, we’d love to change that and we’re encouraging all sellers to make their...
The right kind of transparency

The right kind of transparency

An article in the FT last week (Forex trading speeds up moves to computer platform) made the astonishing claim that a kind of fraud fatigue arising from continuing revelations about rogue traders is prompting banks to accelerate the move from voice to electronic...
Will eCo Work?

Will eCo Work?

Welcome to our new column where we’ll offer news and opinions, initially weekly, about the ecosystem of people who are trying to reduce duplicative costs in financial technology. For this first piece, and maybe our first few pieces, we’re going to indulge ourselves a...