We enable banks to win more DCM mandates with less effort through superior client coverage

Bond Origination Technologies (Bots)

Bots is an operating platform for DCM and Syndicate, covering pre-trade requirements for client coverage, pricing updates and deal origination

We replace existing manual processes that rely on email, Excel and standalone data feeds with a comprehensive cloud-based platform

Bots is a comprehensive software as a service solution, covering DCM and Syndicate market data, workflow and analytics requirements. Our app delivers white-labelled output ready to be used with clients

We apply proprietary algorithms and process automation to take care of the low-value parts of the workflow, freeing up DCM and Syndicate bankers to focus on relationships, advice and execution

Bots provides real time visibility on new issue pricing curves for any of the 10,000+ bond issuers in the market, enabling banks to spot opportunities faster and gain a competitive edge



Digitalise the pre-trade workflow of DCM & Syndicate with a tailor-made platform

Market Data

Access all relevant market data in a cost-effective way, all integrated in your workflow


Automate and streamline low-value tasks to deliver consistent client service & free up time for higher-impact interactions


Leverage integrated analytics to gain complete visibility of market opportunities for your clients in real time

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Our Team


Stephan Gimpel
CEO & Co-founder

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Stephan has 14 years of front office Banking experience, most recently as Director, Financial Institutions DCM at Citigroup in London


Oliver Corstjens

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Oliver has 10 years’ experience in DCM, most recently on Citigroup’s Sovereigns, Supra and Agencies Bond Syndicate desk in London


Daniel Warner
Head of Engineering

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Dan has 10+ years’ experience architecting and developing B2B software, including a payment service and a securities trading application

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Ben March
Senior DevSecOps Engineer

Ben is a senior cloud engineer in charge of our Infrastructure, Security and DevOps pipeline 


Daniel Chilvers
Lead Frontend Engineer

Daniel is a seasoned frontend expert who has led the frontend teams of multiple enterprise applications over the last 10 years


George Papadopoulos
Senior Software Engineer

George is a senior engineer with over 15 years of experience in software development and systems design

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John Cooney
Senior Frontend Engineer

John is a senior developer with a background in design and 15+ years of commercial frontend development experience


Come Join Us!

We're a growing start-up and always keen to speak with strong engineering talent and fixed income / capital markets professionals who are interested in the DCM/Syndicate technology space.

We're working on challenging problems using the latest cloud-native tech stack, all in a collaborative and fully remote team environment.

If this sounds interesting, please check out our Careers page for the latest opportunities or get in touch directly. 

Investors & Advisers

Our investors and advisers include JLR Star, a Fintech-focused investment firm with expertise in Debt Capital Markets and leading figures from within the industry

Peter Charles
Non-Executive Director

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Peter is the former Head of EMEA Fixed Income Syndicate at Citigroup, a Fintech investor and a Senior Adviser and non-executive director of Bots


Sarwat Faruqui 
Senior Adviser

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Sarwat has over 20 years of capital markets experience, most recently as Head of EMEA Syndicate and Co-Head International Syndicate at MUFG

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Hugh Carter
Senior Adviser

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Hugh has held multiple leadership positions in his 38-year banking career and was most recently Head of Credit Syndicate and Deputy Head of Global Syndicate at Commerzbank

Contact us

37 Warren Street, London, W1T 6AD, UK

Company Number: 12699303

VAT Number: GB352262028

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