GBST

GBST is a specialist financial technology company providing administration and transaction processing software for retail wealth management organisations and global and regional investment banks. Founded in 1983, we operate in Australia, Asia, Europe and North America.

Company Announcements

Direct platforms still prioritise accumulation over decumulation
Direct platforms still prioritise accumulation over decumulation

15th February 2019

A new report from the lang cat, sponsored by GBST, into platform decumulation functionality has found that four years on from pension freedoms, the focus remains more in building funds for retirement than in managing them once there. With the FCA consulting on the introduction of ‘investment pathways’ to help non-advised investors...
New user-focused offering for corporate super comes at turning point for the sector
New user-focused offering for corporate super comes at turning point for the sector

12th December 2018

With super funds looking to improve transparency and customer experience, GBST has today announced a new user-focused offering for corporate super providers. The launch comes at a time when the sector is looking for ways to evolve their offerings in light of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial...
GBST wins New Supplier of the Year at Vitality’s Supplier Awards
GBST wins New Supplier of the Year at Vitality’s Supplier Awards

15th November 2018

GBST, provider of wealth administration software through its GBST Composer platform, has been named New Supplier of the Year at the Vitality Supplier & Partner Awards 2018 for the instant and positive impact it has made to Vitality’s business. The awards acknowledge the important contribution Vitality’s suppliers make to its...
GBST launches industry-first SaaS middle office on Amazon Web Services with voice control
GBST launches industry-first SaaS middle office on Amazon Web Services with voice control

16th October 2018

Global fintech GBST (GBT.ASX) has today announced the launch of Syn~TAC SaaS at Sibos 2018 in Sydney, Australia. The industry-first SaaS middle office has been developed in partnership with Amazon Web Services, Inc (AWS) and is supported by leading Electronic Trade Confirmations (ETC) providers SWIFT and DTCC. The cloud-based offering reduces...
GBST delivers new fully customisable digital platform
GBST delivers new fully customisable digital platform

27th June 2018

GBST, the global financial services technology provider, has delivered a state of the art digital platform, Catalyst. Initially targeted at new and existing wealth management and pensions clients as part of its wider technology upgrade programme. Following significant investment in research and development, GBST’s Catalyst enables the...
GBST supports Vitality’s Investment and Retirement proposition launch
GBST supports Vitality’s Investment and Retirement proposition launch

21st June 2018

GBST, the global financial services technology provider, is providing the technology behind VitalityInvest, the new investment and retirement proposition announced to the market last week. The VitalityInvest proposition, which extends Vitality’s existing life and health offering, is based on the principle of shared value – which...
GBST launches Digital Superannuation product with SuperEstate
GBST launches Digital Superannuation product with SuperEstate

5th April 2018

GBST has partnered with online Superannuation provider SuperEstate to provide a market leading digital capability for the Australian market. SuperEstate is a start-up online fund that is pioneering a means for everyday Australians to access the residential property market. Previously Australians wishing to invest directly in residential property...
GBST extends deal with Just
GBST extends deal with Just

29th January 2018

GBST, provider of wealth administration software through its Composer® platform, has renewed its agreement with Just to deliver its platform capability to support their Flexible Pension Plan. In 2015, Just (then Just Retirement) partnered with GBST to introduce platform capability via its award-winning Composer® solution to deliver...
UK assets on GBST’s Composer® platform increase by almost 50%
UK assets on GBST’s Composer® platform increase by almost 50%

23rd January 2018

GBST, provider of wealth administration software, has seen UK assets on its Composer® platform rise by 47% to £70.8bn and active accounts increase by 57% in the last 12 months to now total 1.3 million. The increase in assets has been largely fuelled by the continued expansion and growth of GBST’s UK clients as well as the migration...
GBST strengthens UK team to drive growth in EMEA
GBST strengthens UK team to drive growth in EMEA

20th November 2017

GBST, provider of wealth administration software through its GBST Composer® platform, has made two senior appointments to strengthen the UK team and drive growth in the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) markets. Richard Berry joins as Head of Product Management (EMEA) with responsibility for defining the strategy and roadmap for...