First Derivatives plc named Company of the Year at the 2019 AIB Business Eye Awards

5 December 2019

First Derivatives (FD) was named both ‘Company of the Year’ and ‘Technology Company of the Year’ at the AIB Business Eye Awards on 28th November 2019. The evening was made even more special with Brian Conlon being honoured with the Posthumous Special Recognition Award.

These awards, sponsored by AIB, honor the achievements of companies and business leaders, rewarding growth, innovation and commitment to CSR, the environment and people development.

First Derivatives named Company of the Year at the 2019 AIB Business Eye Awards

Graham Ferguson, Kathy Kearns, and Donal Keane accepted this award on behalf of First Derivatives.

About FD
FD is a global technology provider with more than 20 years of experience working with some of the world’s largest finance, technology, automotive, utility, manufacturing and energy institutions. The Group’s Kx technology, incorporating the kdb+ time-series database, is a leader in high-performance, in-memory computing, streaming analytics and operational intelligence. Kx delivers the best possible performance and flexibility for high-volume, data-intensive analytics and applications across multiple industries. FD operates from 15 offices across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, including its headquarters in Newry, and employs more than 2,500 people worldwide.
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