Press Room

Sep
2017
Ceremony of “First Computational Finance Competition” Jointly Organized by the GES and IEEE (HK) CI Chapter Ended with a Great Success

The Award Presentation Ceremony of the First Computational Finance Competition jointly organized by GES, and the IEEE (Hong Kong) Computational Intelligence Chapter successfully took place on 26 August, 2017 at the Lecture Theatre A, Chow Yei Ching Building, the University of Hong Kong. Apart from the award presentation, the organizer invited several guests to deliver a speech, including Professor Edward P.K. Tsang, the School of Computer Science & Electronic Engineering, University of Essex and Mr. Ken So, Senior Quantitative Developer of GES, who shared their research and insights on computational finance and algo trading. Eminent figures in the academic sector and notable guests supported the event and exchanged the ideas of computation finance and algo trading.

Aug
2017
GES Awarded Standing Offer Agreement for Quality Professional Services 4 to Provide IT Ongoing Services to the HKSAR Government

GES is awarded Standing Offer Agreement for Quality Professional Services 4 (SOA-QPS4) to provide ongoing services to the Government’s various bureau and departments. The SOA-QPS4 takes effect from 31 July 2017 for 48 months. Under the SOA-QPS4, GES can provide the government with IT professional services for on-going services (Category 2 – Minor Group).

Aug
2017
First Computational Finance Competition Jointly Organized by GES and IEEE (HK) CI Chapter Ended with a Great Success

The First Computational Finance Competition jointly organized by GES and the IEEE (Hong Kong) Computational Intelligence Chapter is completed with a great success. The Award Presentation and Closing Ceremony will be held at the Lecture Theatre A, Chow Yei Ching Building, the University of Hong Kong from 3:30pm to 5:30pm on 26 August 2017. Guest speakers will share their research and insights on computational finance and algo trading. We welcome all contestants and the public to join this remarkable event.

Aug
2017
GES EX 360° Cloud Platform All-round Securities Trading Solution
Special Double Privileges

GES launches GES EX 360° Cloud Platform, an all-round securities trading solution and special double privileges. GES EX 360° Cloud Platform combines Auton - online trading platform, GES EX – front-end trading system, GES Xentrix –back-end settlement system and powerful I.T. infrastructure. The first 10 customers signing up to the GES EX 360° Cloud Platform before 31 August 2017 can enjoy the special double privileges. For further details, please visit: http://www.ges.com.hk/en-us/ges-ex360.html

Jun
2017
GES Partners with Basis Capital Markets to Offer Executable Deep Liquidity

GES is pleased to announce an alliance with broker and liquidity provider Basis Capital Markets (“Basis”) as a strategic partner in FX and OTC markets. Basis is an OTC liquidity provider based in the United Kingdom, with a strong focus on growing their institutional brokerage business throughout the Asia Pacific and MENA regions.

Jun
2017
35 Teams Set to Compete in the First Computational Finance Competition Jointly Organized by GES and IEEE (HK) CI Chapter

The First Computational Finance Competition (Competition) jointly organized by GES and the IEEE (Hong Kong) Computational Intelligence Chapter (IEEE (HK) CI Chapter) is officially kicked off. For more details and competition ranking which will be updated each week, please visit: www.ges.com.hk/20170703.

Mar
2017
GES and IEEE (HK) CI Chapter Jointly Organized The First Computational Finance Competition

GES and the IEEE (Hong Kong) Computational Intelligence Chapter (IEEE (HK) CI Chapter) jointly organized the First Computational Finance Competition (Competition), to foster the pursuit of algo trading among academia in Hong Kong. Students can register for the Competition from 24 February to 30 April 2017 via the Competition website: www.ges.com.hk/FirstComputationalFinanceCompetition. Participants will have a chance to win the prize of up to HK$8,000 and half-year free usage on the GES Auton Software.

Feb
2017
GES Auton, the Trend-leading Algo-ready Trading Platform will be Showcased at iFX EXPO Asia 2017

GES will participate in iFX EXPO Asia 2017 which will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of February at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (booth no. 65), demonstrating Auton, its latest multi-asset and algo-ready trading platform and other flagship products. We look forward to meeting brokerages to discuss the latest trend of algo trading and share with them our trading solutions including TX-Hybrid, a position management system for A/B Book Mix model, professional MT4 bridge solution and securities trading system – GES EX.

Oct
2016
GES EX Equities & Fund Front-end Trading System Exclusive Offer

GES is celebrating 10 years of providing financial institutions with algo-trading capability, advanced risk management and FIX bridging solutions which fully cover the needs of the on-floor trading and OTC markets. As a token of gratitude for customer loyalty, the first 10 customers signing up to the GES EX Equities and Fund Front-end Trading System from now until 31 December 2016 can enjoy the below special dual offer!*

  • 1. One-time Setup Fee Waiver
  • 2. First 6-Month Maintenance Fee Waiver

Remarks: For details of the offers, please contact GES staff.

Aug
2016
“EX Securities & Fund Front-end Trading System Workshop” Achieved a Great Success

GES held a successful event – “GES EX Securities & Fund Front-end Trading System Workshop” on 10th August. The representative from GES introduced the new features of their trading system – GES EX and shared how GES EX could help brokerages to expand global equities and fund management business. The event has been well received by 11 participants from 10 brokerage firms, who are mostly senior management from SFC brokerages.

Jul
2016
“EX Securities & Fund Front-end Trading System Workshop”
GES Helps Local Brokerages to Expand Global Equities and Fund Management Businesses

GES will organize a “GES EX Securities & Fund Front-end Trading System Workshop” to introduce how GES EX Securities Trading System could help brokerages to expand global equities and fund management business.

Date:

August 10, 2016 (Wednesday)

Time:

5:00pm – 6:30pm (Registration starts at 4:30pm)

Venue:

Room 3004-3008, 30/F, Shui On Centre, 6-8 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Target Audience:

SFC Licensees that carry out securities and asset management regulated activities (include Responsible Officers, Fund Managers, Dealers, Agents, and Credit Managers etc.)

Language:

Cantonese

Admission:

Free of Charge

Quota:

10 (first come, first served)

Enrolment and Enquiry:

Call 3412 3636 or email to mkt@ges.com.hk

Jun
2016
GES Announces Office Relocation to Accommodate Growth and Expansion

We are pleased to inform you that our office originally located at 13/F, Phase I, China Taiping Tower, 8 Sunning Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong has been relocated to the following new address with effect from 30 May 2016 (Monday).The main telephone, facsimile numbers and emails remain unchanged.

New Address: Room 3004-3008, 30/F, Shui On Centre, 6-8 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

May
2016
GES Auton Now Supports Short-tenor Binary Trading
Allowing Profitable Trades with Expiry Times as Short as 30 Seconds

is pleased to announce that its new multi-asset trading and algo-ready platform Auton now supports short-tenor binary trading, providing traders with the most intuitive and fast-paced way to trade with exceptional short tenor.

Apr
2016
GES’s Liquidity Source is Now Covering Interactive Brokers

GES is pleased to announce a new liquidity source from Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IB) to offer brokers direct access to interbank quotes. IB is one of the premier securities firms with over US$5 billion in equity capital. The company conducts its business on over 100 market destinations worldwide and provides direct access trade execution and clearing services to institutional and professional traders for a wide variety of trading products including forex, bullion and CFDs.

Mar
2016
Auton – the True Multi-Asset, and Algo-ready Cross-Device Trading Platform

GES launches a new multi-asset trading and algo-ready platform – Auton. By offering lightning fast access to real-time data and up-to-the minute view of the markets, Auton helps investors and traders to efficiently identify trends and determine buy/sell decision intelligently.

Feb
2016
GES Achieved Great Success in iFX EXPO Asia 2016

GES took part in the iFX EXPO Asia 2016 on the 27th and 28th of January in Hong Kong and achieved great success. As one of the prominent exhibitors, GES (Booth no. 49) showcased a series of core products, TX-Hybrid, the newly launched position management system for A/B Book Mix model and Auton, a premium trading platform for binary options. GES’s exchange certified securities trading system – GES EX also sparked a huge interest among the visitors.

Jan
2016
GES will Take Part in iFX EXPO Asia 2016 —— The Largest Financial B2B Exposition in Asia

GES will participate in iFX EXPO Asia 2016 on the 27th and 28th of January at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. GES will showcase a series of core products, including TX-Hybrid, the newly launched position management system for A/B Book Mix model and professional MT4 bridge solution. We will also feature our securities trading system – GES EX which has successfully passed the certification tests from Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx).

Dec
2015
GES Marks First Anniversary of GES EX Stock Trading Platform

GES announced its stock trading platform – GES EX has passed the certification test of HKEx Orion Central Gateway (OCG) and Orion Market Data (OMD-C) platform, becoming one of the few independent software vendors who have passed both of the tests in the first anniversary of the launch of GES EX.

Nov
2015
GES Partners with ADS Securities to Offer Deep Liquidity

GES is pleased to announce a new partnership with ADS Securities. ADS Securities offers a deep range of market-leading pricing on bid/offer spreads across all precious metals and in all trade sizes, providing the consistent spreads and price institutions looking for.

Oct
2015
GES Announces Partnership with LMAX Exchange

GES is pleased to announce a new partnership with LMAX Exchange in the Asia-Pacific Region.
LMAX Exchange, the leading FCA regulated Multilateral Trading Facility (“MTF”) for FX, offers exchange style execution with ‘no last look’ and direct access to institutional liquidity for a range of key products, including spot FX, precious metals, commodities and equity indices.

Sep
2015
“GES EX Securities Trading System Experience Day” Achieved a Great Success

GES held a successful event –– “GES EX Securities Trading System Experience Day” on 26th August. The representative from GES demonstrated the key features and operation flow of their new securities trading system – GES EX and shared the importance of electronic trading system for securities brokerage business.

Aug
2015
Booming Stock Turnover Time for System Upgrade
GES invites local brokerages to “GES EX Securities Trading System Experience Day”

GES is now one of the few independent software vendors who have passed both the certification test of HKEx latest OCG trading platform and OMD-C market data platform. GES will organize a “GES EX Securities Trading System Experience Day” to explain further about GES EX and answer enquiries.

Jul
2015
TX-Cloud, GES Brand New STP Plug-in
Effectively Control Slippage on Orders with Simple ‘Plug and Play’

GES launches TX-Cloud, a new STP solution which is especially designed for brokerages who adopt A book model, allowing them to complete the deployment within a very short time, access inter-bank liquidity with NY4, gain the Best-Bid-Offer (BBO) and market depth, speedily and accurately execute different types of orders, especially stop / limit orders.

May
2015
“Introduction to New Electronic Trading System for Securities – GES EX” Workshop Achieved a Great Success

GES held a successful workshop –– “Introduction to New Electronic Trading System for Securities – GES EX” on 13th May. The workshop was well received by the participants who participants were able to know more about the features and key benefits of GES’s new equities and futures trading system – GES EX, as well as get an insight into the global exchange and futures market.

Apr
2015
GES Launches GES EX – New Multifunctional Equities & Futures Trading System

GES launches a new equities and futures trading system – GES EX – a highly efficient, low-latency, flexible and scalable trading solutions especially for brokerages. A workshop “Introduction to New Electronic Trading System for Securities – GES EX” will be held on May 13, 2015 to explain further about GES EX and answer enquiries.

Mar
2015
GES Announces Launch of TX-Speed – Ultra-Low Latency STP Solution

GES announces to launch its new STP solution – TX-Speed, which is especially designed for brokerages who adopt A book or A/B mix model. With the fast-setup TX-Speed, brokerages can access inter-bank liquidity with NY4 within a very short time, gain the Best-Bid-Offer (BBO), speedily and accurately execute different types of orders and cut / limit position.

Feb
2015
GES Achieved Great Success in iFX EXPO Asia 2015

GES took part in the iFX EXPO Asia 2015 on the 28th and 29th of January in Hong Kong and achieved great success. GES (Booth no. 44) showcased a series of core products and released the new securities and futures trading system – GES EX, which sparked a huge interest in the brokers.

Jan
2015
GES will take part in iFX EXPO Asia 2015 —— The Largest Financial B2B Exposition in Asia

GES will participate in iFX EXPO Asia 2015 on the 28th and 29th of January at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. GES will showcase a series of core products, including the professional MT4 bridge solution, position management system for brokers and self-developed trading systems. A brand new securities and futures trading system – GES EX will be first released.

Dec
2014
GES prepares to launch New Trading System “GES EX” for Exchange Traded Products

GES prepares to launch its new online trading platform – GES EX especially designed for Equities and Futures Brokerages, who can enjoy the ease of trading securities and futures products listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange and effectively monitor all clients’ trade activities for comprehensive risk management with GES EX. GES upcoming all-in-one trading terminal – Auton will also be released in 2015.

Nov
2014
GES adds liquidity specific to Asian market trading behavior

GES is continuously partnering with top-tier liquidity providers to provide brokerages with access to liquidity and more competitive prices. Partners recently on board include ADS Securities, CFH Clearing, FXCM and Sucden Financial.Through GES, brokerages can provide large tickets for traders according to the unique trading habit of Asian traders.

Oct
2014
GES assists GMO CLICK to launch branch in Hong Kong

GES has successfully helped GMO launch branch that GMO is able to get timely response on technical support, improve the stability and reliability of the trading service as well as expanding its businesses to Hong Kong and China market.

Sep
2014
GES and Currenex forms partnership

GES is pleased to announce its new partnership with Currenex to be appointed bridge supplier in Asia-Pacific region, which enables FX and Bullion brokers to get deeper market depth and tighter spread from more than 60 global banks and institutional investors, together with minimum latency and better local support in APAC region.

Sep
2013
GES customer base added Haitong Intl.

We have helped Haitong International Securities Group Limited to build the MT4 adapter for their OTC trading business.

Aug
2013
Office Relocation and Expansion

We are pleased to inform you that our office originally located at 13/F, Yue Xiu Bldg, 160-174 Lockhart Rd, Wan Chai, Hong Kong was moved to the following new address with effect from 12 August 2013 (Monday).

New Address: 13/F, Phase I, China Taiping Tower, 8 Sunning Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.

Jun
2013
GES new website launched!

While we continue to work hard on providing better products and services to our partners, our marketing team tries revamping our website to give you a fresh breath of new image. Today we are introducing to you Global eSolutions (HK) Limited (in short "GES") new website, logo, rearranged product lines with Unchanged Professionalism.

May
2013
GES TX fully supports Windows 8/RT and new Foreign Exchange System “GES CX” is released

GES CX, a foreign exchange system built to suite the exact requirements from medium to large-scale Retail Money Changers is launched. Another great milestone, GES TX is the first trading platform which supports Windows 8/RT natively!

Jun
2012
iTrading terminal enhancement

Update to support new margin type: Static Percentage by Open Price and Optimization of order panel with faster polling mechanism.

May
2012
FMS wealth management system is now supporting mobile platform

Launch client portal for viewing investment portfolio over the iPhone, iPad and Android.

Sep
2011
iTrading terminal is now supporting mobile platform

Launch of iPhone Trader support orders, charting and news, iPad and Android Trader is coming.

Mar
2011
FMS - Fondo is enhanced to support private banking

Fondo is enhanced to support private banking business.

Oct
2010
FMS upgraded, now called Fondo

Newly released Fondo is replacing FMS by adding more function on fund administration and user interface (individual and localized fund event scheduler & better user interface).

Feb
2010
Enhancement on iTrading terminal

Support Knock In/Out Option Trading and API Trading Library for program trading.

Jul
2009
iTrading terminal upgraded

Principals can now have faster speed and ultra-low bandwidth for their trading business and clients.

May
2009
New member in FMS series

Apart from FMS, Order Record System (ORS) is now released to handle Discretionary-Managed-Account (DMA) and client registry.

Jun
2008
iTrading terminal upgraded

Now support CFD trading on Equities, multiple workspaces, and better chart market news.

Aug
2007
Customer base is now covering Hong Kong

We successfully design and provide different reports to our partners in order to fulfill Hong Kong regulations, which include SFC and CGSE.

Mar
2007
Customer base is now covering Malaysia

We successfully design and provide different reports to our partners in order to fulfill Malaysia regulations, which include LOFSA.

Feb
2007
Online subscription module for FMS is released

Client can now subscribe funds, reading client portfolio and transaction history through Client Portal.

Oct
2006
Customer base is now covering United Kingdom

We successfully design and provide different reports to our partners in order to fulfill United Kingdom regulations, which include FSA.

Sep
2006
Customer base is now covering Japan and Indonesia

We successfully design and provide different reports to our partners in order to fulfill Japan and Indonesia regulations. This includes Indonesia JFX and ICDX, Japan FSA, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

Mar
2006
Adding web-base client portal for FMS

Launch Client Portal for view client detail over the Internet and the second generation of FMS is released. Now support more products like notes products.

Feb
2006
OTC Market Trading Platform “iTrading” and Fund Management System “FMS” launched

iTrading, a trading platform especially designed for OTC brokerages and FMS, an automated Fund Management System (FMS) for wealth management companies has been successfully launched.