S3 Looks to Provide Added Transparency Into Sell-Side Execution, Algos

The aim is to better determine execution quality and source liquidity through large block trades while reducing market impact.

S3's Buy-Side Execution Quality Suite interface.

Mark Davies, the CEO of S3, tells WatersTechnology that the aim of this release is to help buy-side firms gain improved visibility into the executions the sell side is providing, "so that the buy side has enough information to grade each of their destinations directly."

S3's platform provides analysis on execution quality for both parent orders and the child orders that compose them. Davies says that that the company had to "enhance [its] vision" as to what an order is through this release

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@waterstechnology.com or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.waterstechnology.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@waterstechnology.com to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Waterstechnology? View our subscription options

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here