Deutsche/Bankers Trust Take-Over: Merging The Trading Technology

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Take-overs, any take-overs, are a massive undertaking. And the take-over of Bankers Trust by Deutsche Bank has been no exception. Merging the business lines also means merging the technology. And, as John Mulqueen reports, the first victims were BT's proprietary trading technology known as Bidds and the IT staff.

One of the first spill-overs of Deutsche Bank's acquisition of Bankers Trust, was the proprietary trading technology used by BT and, with that, many of the information technology per