Trading floor technologies

UNX Expands Execution Tools

NEW YORK-Trading platform and connectivity provider UNX has recently added the electronic trading services and equity trading algorithms from Knight Capital's Knight Direct trading system to its stable of trading tools available on its UNX Catalyst…

Portware Revamp Targets Options Support

NEW YORK-As part of its version 5.0 release of its Portware Enterprise platform, execution management system (EMS) provider Portware tailored the latest update to sport greater support for options trading by re-engineering the platform's Portware Options…

Winterflood Elects IFS as TCA Provider

LONDON-U.K. broker Winterflood Securities has begun using the LiquidMetrix transaction cost analysis (TCA) platform from London-based vendor Intelligent Financial Systems (IFS) to benchmark the performance of its Winner electronic market-making platform.

Fidessa EMS Gains U.S. Options Support

NEW YORK-Market connectivity and trading platform provider Fidessa has integrated real-time market data and trading capabilities for U.S. options into its global EMS Workstation, vendor officials announced today, April 26.

Sybase, Panopticon Partner on Visualization

LONDON-Database provider Sybase has selected the data visualization platform from Panopticon Software to provide real-time data visualization for its recently acquired Aleri complex event processing (CEP) business, which should be launched this week, …

SunGard Debuts Brass Successor

JERSEY CITY, N.J.-As part of a global rollout of a new integrated software and execution services suite, Valdi, SunGard officials announced today, April 19, the general availability of the vendor's next-generation multi-asset order management system (OMS…

IPC Alliance Gets Management Facelift

NEW YORK-As part of an upgrade to version 16 of its Alliance trading communications platform, IPC Systems has introduced a Web-based management terminal to manage system and customer account information, vendor officials announced today, March 22.

CQG Grows API Partners with MathWorks, KaiTrade

DENVER-Data, charting and trading software provider CQG is expanding the capabilities of its Integrated Client platform via new partnerships with Natick, Mass.-based mathematical and modeling software provider The MathWorks and Chicago-based trading…

RTS Ramps Up Latency Reduction

NEW YORK-Trading services provider RTS Realtime Systems Group has gone into beta testing with the first of a three-phrase technology initiative to enhance its low-latency offering.

Ancerno Debuts Web-based Trade Compass

NEW YORK-Transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools and consulting services provider Ancerno is nearing its first major milestone of moving its entire TCA offerings to the Web, vendor officials announced today, March 1.

Totan Group Rolls Out BT ITS.Netrix

TOKYO-Japanese interdealer broker Totan Group has selected to deploy global telecom giant BT's ITS.Netrix turret platform on the firm's new trading floor, vendor officials announced today, March 1.

UNX Eyes Europe, Multi-Asset Support

NEW YORK-Execution management system (EMS) provider UNX plans to expand its UNX Catalyst Portal to include more assets and greater geographic coverage, vendor officials tell DWT .

TT Targets Proximity-Based Trading Strategies

NEW YORK-Multi-asset trading technology provider Trading Technologies International (TT) expects to add proximity-based strategies to a yet-named new product in its Strategy Engine (SE) product line.

Calypso Makes Regulatory Update to Workstation

SAN FRANCISCO-Calypso recently released an upgraded version of its front-office system, Calypso Workstation, version 11.1, to account for U.K. Financial Services Authority (FSA) liquidity regulations that took effect in December 2009.

Caplin Trader Update Courts High-Frequency Traders

LONDON-In order to keep up with the demands of high-frequency traders, Caplin Systems has rolled out a new directory structure that supports multiple parallel development streams for version 2.0 of its Caplin Trader Web client framework for its Caplin…

Thomson Reuters Takes Hosted RMDS Global

NEW YORK-Market data and trading platform provider Thomson Reuters imminently plans to complete the initial global deployment of the hosted version of its Thomson Reuters Market Data System (RMDS) with facilities serving the Tokyo and Frankfurt markets,…

TMS Update Targets Real-Time Risk Management

CHICAGO-Trading platform vendor InfoReach has added a number of risk management features to the latest release, version 7.1, of its InfoReach Trade Management System (TMS), DWT has learned.

RediPlus Update Gains Bloomberg Link

NEW YORK-Users of Goldman Sachs' RediPlus execution management system (EMS) will see a tighter integration with the Bloomberg Professional service in the recently released version 9.1 of the trading platform, according to Goldman Sachs officials.

Cuttone Banks on Tech for Mini-Prime Status

NEW YORK-Introducing brokerage Cuttone & Co. has moved closer to the growing "mini-prime" brokerage model with its Global Prime Solutions (GPS) service, which provides agency execution and floor trading capability.

Agency Consortium Backs New Crossing Network

NEW YORK-In an attempt to give its members better control over block order trading flow, agency brokerage cooperative Mahogany Partners has announced a technology alliance with ConvergEx to deliver a multi-crossing network front end to its partners…