OptionsCity's CEO Discusses Optionshop Acquisition

Clients will see new products/functionality over next 6-12 months

Hazem Dawani, CEO, OptionsCity

Hazem Dawani, chief executive at OptionsCity, spoke with Buy-Side Technology about the acquisition and how the electronic trading solutions vendor plans to integrate Optionshop's suite of product, which includes cloud-based APIs, mobile trading products and HTML5 functionality.

Buy-Side Technology: How did this acquisition come about? Did you already have a relationship with Optionshop?
Hazem Dawani: OptionsCity had a pre-existing relationship with Optionshop. OptionsCity was one of the founding