Calypso Technology Inc., a leading provider of capital markets and investment management software, today announced that it booked 20 new clients in 2016 and is planning a rapid expansion of its workforce in 2017.

“We are thankful to our new and existing customers for their support and the confidence placed in us. Our uncompromising commitment to quality and professionalism, combined with investments in technologies like Cloud Services and Blockchain, position Calypso at the cutting edge of innovation in capital market software.”

— Pascal Xatart, CEO, Calypso Technology

The firm added a wide range of new customers, including banks, insurance companies, and asset managers, closing its largest quarter ever and exceeding last year’s record. The new clients came from all over the world, developed and emerging markets alike.

To support this growth and ensure they maintain momentum in the new year, Calypso also announced it will substantially increase its workforce in 2017. They currently plan to hire over 170 new employees next year, with substantial investments in Calypso Cloud Services, Research & Development, and Sales & Marketing.

“We are thankful to our new and existing customers for their support and the confidence placed in us,” said Calypso CEO Pascal Xatart. “Our uncompromising commitment to quality and professionalism, combined with investments in technologies like Cloud Services and Blockchain, position Calypso at the cutting edge of innovation in capital market software.”

Calypso was recently awarded the 2016 Technology Provider of the Year by Asia Risk Magazine and was named a leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms. Calypso was the #1 selling Treasury and Capital Markets Solution for the seventh consecutive year in the 2016 IBS Sales League Table.