Capital Markets Company N.V or Capco is an Antwerp based technology and business consultancy that operates 20 offices around the world. The company was incorporated in 1998 is a subsidiary of the Jacksonville Florida based Fidelity National Information Services (FIS). Capco was acquired by FIS, a major banking and payments technology company in 2010. During the same year, Capco founder and CEO Rob Heyvaert assumed the position of FIS Corporate Executive Vice President. He is also the head Global Financial Solutions. Capco programs’ wide range of services gravitate around finances, the services include: banking, technology, risk and compliance, finance and wealth and investment management. On the other hand, most of the company’s clients are global financial institutions that specialize in alternative investments management, retail financial services, banking, financing and wealth investment management.
Today, Capco prides itself as the Swiss knife for the financial industry. Through its collaborative and efficient approach to business, the company has helped many clients increase their revenues, change their regulatory framework, minimize cost of operation and manage risk. This is in addition to enhancing control for the purposes of streamlining service delivery in order to stay profitable. The digital innovative solutions provided by Capco include the provision of excellent customer service that is consistent with the company’s digital channel services, digital banking services and innovative lab solutions. The innovative labs center is designed to realize ideas by developing prototypes and coming up with next generation market capabilities.
On the other hand, the technology consulting services provided by the company offers a wide area of specialty services designed to meet the demand of today’s IT industry. The services include; IT delivery, IT strategy, system integration, information management, IT architecture and testing services. The Information management services are specially formulated to define and advance business intelligence, future-state analytics, metadata solutions, business intelligence and performance metrics. Capco’s core finance solutions cover critical areas of business growth such as future state vision, strategic assessment, project management, disruptive technology application and exponential growth. Over the years, the company has earned a number of awards and recognition’s, these include:
• Named one of the best workplaces in Canada (2014)
• Best 100 companies to work for by Sunday Times for three consecutive years
• Top Consultants Award for high level of client services (2012)
• Apex Award for Publication Excellence (2002 – 2012)
• In 2008, company was awarded the “Heart of the City”, Dragon Award for Corporate Social Responsibility