FT Article: Oil traders’ love affair with Yahoo Messenger nears end

Existing open and neutral platforms can be made compliant with GreenKey!  Our CEO, Paul Christensen, was recently interviewed by the FT! Below is an excerpt of the article. 

Alternatives sought to replace dominant instant messenger service

by: Gregory Meyer in New York

An unsettled oil market is grappling with a new challenge: the retreat of Yahoo’s smiley-faced instant message service.

Yahoo Messenger has long been oil traders’ favourite tool for blasting out orders and gossip. But Yahoo on August 5 will change the service in ways that inhibit monitoring chats as required by financial rules. Other message platforms are now wooing traders searching for compliant alternatives….

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Elisabeth Samuels