ICAP's award-winning EBS business is at the heart of electronic spot FX trading and remains the core source of genuine, executable spot FX liquidity and independent benchmark pricing for professional trading counterparties in all market conditions.
EBS's platforms deliver reliable, efficient and effective access to spot FX, precious metals and NDF traders globally, in both established and emerging markets, offering optimal price discovery and execution, and support a wide range of FX trading strategies, as well as API and manual trading. For more information, go to www.ebs.com
As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is where the world comes to manage risk. CME Group exchanges offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, including futures and options based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, metals, weather and real estate. CME Group brings buyers and sellers together through its CME Globex® electronic trading platform and its trading facilities in New York and Chicago. CME Clearing, an industry-leading central counterparty clearing provider, offers clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for over-the-counter derivatives through CME Clearport®. Overall, CME Group's products and services ensure that businesses everywhere can substantially mitigate counterparty credit risk in both on-exchange and over-the-counter derivatives markets.
Credit Suisse Global Currencies Emerging Markets
Our unique Global Currencies Emerging Markets (GCEM) team delivers an unparalleled, consistent, one-stop solution to clients who wish to invest in foreign exchange or the emerging markets. The alignment of these complementary businesses integrates our award winning technology in foreign exchange, together with our best-in-class thought leadership and innovation across a range of products in emerging markets. We can now deliver a seamless experience across global currencies together with deep, local emerging markets insights and strong franchises in core locations.
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Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX) IBX data centers provide a neutral meeting place for the world's electronic trading community in the top 16 global financial markets. Offering a neutral foundation for competition and collaboration Equinix interconnects some 700+ trading venues, market data providers and market participants inside the world's largest multi-asset financial ecosystem.
FastMatch is a new Electronic Communication Network for foreign exchange trading. FastMatch strives to offer its customers access to large pools of diversified liquidity at unparalleled speed with complete transparency in the optimal location.
The FastMatch ECN is based on the technology underpinning the world's largest Equities crossing system, the Credit Suisse Crossfinder matching engine. This market tested technology gives FastMatch an incredible speed advantage and has the capability of handling thousands of clients simultaneously. Clients include retail brokers, institutions, banks, hedge funds, and proprietary trading firms.
GAIN GTX is a highly innovative eFX technology solution for institutional market participants, including banks, hedge funds, money managers and CTAs. First and foremost, GTX is an independent FX ECN. However it can be leveraged for its pre and post trade allocation capabilities and aggregation/liquidity management. It can also be offered on a white label basis.
The award-winning LMAX Exchange is the first FCA regulated MTF for FX.
LMAX Exchange delivers the unique benefits of exchange quality execution, complete pre and post-trade transparency and a level playing field for all market participants, regardless of status, size or activity levels
The LMAX Exchange OPEN order book is driven by streaming, non-last look limit orders supplied by liquidity providers. LMAX Exchange offers markets in over 60 FX pairs, complete pre and post-trade transparency and order execution with no ‘last look' as standard. Orders are executed with strict price/time priority at speeds of less than 3ms.
Access is via multiple connectivity options: FIX 4.4, API (Java and .Net), MT4/5 bridges, MultiCharts, web GUI and mobile.
FX Industry awards:
2013 Best Margin Sector Platform - Profit & Loss Readers' Awards
2013 Best FX Trading Platform - ECN/MTF - WSL Institutional Trading Awards
2011 Best Trading System - Financial Sector Technology Awards
2011 Oracle's "Duke's Choice" Innovative Programming Framework Award
LMAX Exchange - The professional FX exchange*.
*LMAX Limited operates a multilateral trading facility (MTF). Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, FCA Registered no. 509778.
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At the core of Société Générale's universal banking business model, the Corporate & Investment Bank is a well-diversified and leading player with nearly 12,000 professionals present in 33 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific.
Standing by its clients across sectors, the Corporate & Investment Bank tailors solutions for them by capitalising on its worldwide expertise in investment banking, global finance, and global markets.
• For Corporates, Financial Institutions and public sector: providing a global advisory approach (M&A, debt, equity transaction, capital structure, and asset & liability management), as well as quality capital raising solutions across the debt and equity spectrum, optimised financing and expert risk management responses notably in the realm of foreign exchange and rates derivatives.
• For investors: offering reliable and sound investment opportunities and risk management solutions through its integrated global markets platform delivering seamless access to markets (equity, rates, credit, currencies, commodities and derivatives), as well as advice and solid financial engineering, quality of execution and forwardlooking research across asset classes.
Across its FX platform, Société Générale provides a full service offering in Foreign Exchange markets with products ranging from vanilla to structured solutions to service the growing needs of our Corporate, Financial Institutions and public sector client base. We have a particularly strong offering covering the Emerging Markets, and especially across the larger economies of central and eastern Europe, including Russia, Poland, Czech Republic and Romania. Our capability further extends to frontier currencies where our Corporate & Investment Bank excels in executing transactions and payments for clients through a widespread network covering more than 160 currencies.
smartTrade provides sophisticated multi-asset Liquidity Management Systems. The cross-asset Liquidity Management System is in production globally in many large international banks and institutions supporting foreign exchange, fixed income, equities, rates, and other instrument types.
smartTrade's proven liquidity management platform powers LiquidityFXTM our FX packaged trading system for Spot FX, Swaps, NDF and Precious Metals. With no volume-based fees, the platform gathers the functions of aggregation, smart order routing, pricing and distribution and risk management. smartTrade offers one of the deepest connectivity with more than 35 providers composed of both banks and ECNs.
TraderTools Inc. is the technology company committed to delivering the world's most advanced, production-grade FX trading platforms. Banks and brokerages across the globe use our platforms as the foundation of their FX businesses, for quicker time to market, better execution and higher profit.
Our Liquidity Management PlatformTM (LMP) integrates liquidity aggregation, pricing, white-labelling and global order management into a single, end-to-end solution. It works seamlessly across all components, providing unparalleled visibility into the entire FX workflow. With advanced built-in capabilities, like algorithmic trading and auto-hedging, LMP can also be customized to suit individual needs.
Our LightFXTM on-demand aggregation service is the world's only pay-as-you-go, cloud-hosted solution. Compared to ECNs, LightFX provides fully-disclosed, relationship-based pricing, at minimal cost to liquidity takers and at no cost to liquidity providers. It helps generate Alpha, reduces reliance on internal IT and can be in production in a matter of weeks.
TraderTools, Liquidity Management Platform, LightFX and the tagline "The eFXperts" are trademarks of TraderTools Inc.
Traiana, Inc. (www.traiana.com) provides financial institutions with services to automate post-trade processing of financial transactions in listed and over-the-counter trading markets. Traiana's post-trade solutions have become the market standard for foreign exchange, exchange traded derivatives, fixed income, cleared swaps, cash equities and equity swaps transactions. The Harmony Network connects over 500 global banks, broker/dealers, buy-side firms and trading platforms. With a single point of connection, firms have access to all of their trading relationships, significantly reducing the risk and complexity of these relationships, increasing operational efficiency, and providing real-time solutions to the most urgent challenges facing market participants across client service, post-trade risk management and operations.
Traiana, Inc., an ICAP company, is headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Tel Aviv and Tokyo.
Currenex® and FX Connect® are part of eExchange, State Street Global Markets' suite of fully hosted electronic trading solutions. Both are designed to meet the unique needs of institutional foreign exchange traders. FX Connect's pioneering workflow solutions and Currenex's focus on high frequency trading activity provide one of the broadest ranges of capabilities in the FX market. FX Connect lets users access liquidity from more than 60 providers and execute spot, forward and swap transactions across an unlimited number of accounts. Currenex provides low-latency execution solutions within a multi-bank trading portal as well as one of the largest anonymous FX trading platforms.
DealHub provides connectivity, trading, trade processing and business intelligence solutions to global financial markets, including all of the world's largest FX banks.
With solutions that encompass the complete trading lifecycle from liquidity sourcing, through price distribution and ecommerce workflows, to STP, trade monitoring and processing, regulatory reporting and compliance archiving, DealHub supports front, middle and back office workflows across all business functions, including interbank trading, prime brokerage and ecommerce.
Proven in the most demanding trading environments, DealHub's low latency, high throughput solutions combine the widest range of pre-built connectivity with highly flexible business logic, configurable to support your precise requirements.
Hotspot FX, KCG's award-winning institutional FX ECN, operates a robust and dynamic FX marketplace for the spot trading of over 60 currency pairs plus gold and silver. Hotspot was the first firms to introduce an ECN for the institutional foreign exchange marketplace and pioneered the innovation of the multiple FX prime broker credit model. KCG is a leading independent securities firm offering investors a range of services designed to address trading needs across asset classes, product types and time zones.
Redline Trading Solutions designs and deploys ultra low latency market data and order execution systems that enable our financial services customers to excel in today's equities, options, futures, and FX markets. Our InRush 3 Accelerated Ticker Plant directly connects and manages multiple execution feeds and distributes a full-depth view across markets to high-performance client trading applications in less than 1.2 microseconds. Our Execution Gateway provides accelerated order placement, tracking, and management to multiple execution venues simultaneously.
With support for 30 foreign exchange liquidity providers around the world, FX traders using Redline have insight to the most up-to-date currency pricing and can submit their orders ahead of competitors.
InRush 3 and Execution Gateway are highly optimized for platforms based on the Intel Xeon E5 processor series and advanced network adapter technologies. They can be deployed in both single-server and cross-connected solutions to accelerate the entire tick-to-trade path.