Why Trace Financial?

The market leader in financial message transformation and integration.

Trace Financial Limited has been supplying market leading software solutions to the global financial industry for over 30 years.

We believe developing strong, long-term relationships with our clients is the key to our success. Our clients include major global financial institutions, service providers and application vendors.


For robust, reliable CREST integration

CRESTBridge is a resilient, richly functional interface to Euroclear UK & Ireland’s CREST service, highly regarded for its reliability and ease of integration with back office systems.

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Settlement instructions become the only required input.


CRESTBridge supports the complete scope of CREST system functionality.


CRESTBridge scales with your growth in volume and function.


Tailor the CREST system interface to your system requirements.


Use ISO 20022 or ISO 15022 messaging.

Transformer is an integral tool within our infrastructure, helping to accelerate our speed to market

Earthport/Visa Direct

We value Transformer as an integral part of our Transformation layer globally and Trace Financial as a trusted partner

Global Tier-One Bank

We selected Trace because of their impressive knowledge of the intricacies of CREST messaging and their proven track record in providing resilient interfacing solutions

Hargreaves Lansdown

Transformer has brought a great deal of agility to the development of our next generation of payment frameworks

Currencies Direct

We think Transformer is a fantastic product and it is an integral part of our Enterprise Messaging strategy going forward

Major American FI

Trace personnel worked extremely closely with the M&G project team to ensure a trouble-free implementation. It has been an excellent collaborative effort

Alan Burgess, Director of Investment Administration at M&G

Mappings that used to take 5 days now take 5 hours

Global Tier-One Bank

We were able to create, test and deploy mappings that took three months in XSLT within three business days

Latin American software company

Trace was able to fulfil all our requirements, particularly in the Front Office monitoring and decision making areas

Leading Investment Management firm

The in-built testing capabilities of Transformer have allowed us to validate the integrity of new message formats … much more quickly, and with greater confidence

Capital Markets Service Provider and Reporting Authority

Transformer has … allowed us to use analysts rather than developers to build our mappings, improving our time-to-market, reducing cost and increasing the quality of our solutions

Integration Architect, U.K Investment Manager