TradeTech Europe 2017

25 - 26 April, 2017

Palais des Congrès de Paris

Contact Us: +44 (0)207 368 9548

Sponsors & Exhibitors


Lead Sponsor

ITG

Website: http://www.itg.com/

Investment Technology Group (NYSE: ITG) is a global financial technology company that helps leading brokers and asset managers improve returns for investors around the world. We empower traders to reduce the end-to-end cost of implementing investments via technology-enabled liquidity, execution, analytics and workflow solutions. ITG has offices in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America and offers execution services in more than 50 countries.

Principal Sponsors

Credit Suisse

Website: https://www.credit-suisse.com

As an integrated bank, Credit Suisse is able to offer clients its expertise in the areas of private banking, investment banking and asset management from a single source. Credit Suisse provides specialist advisory services, comprehensive solutions and innovative products to companies, institutional clients and high net worth private clients worldwide, and also to retail clients in Switzerland.

Advanced Execution Services® (AES) is Credit Suisse's award-winning suite of algorithmic trading strategies, tools, and analytics for global trading across equities, options, futures and foreign exchange. With AES's tools, traders can seamlessly work orders on multiple liquidity pools, increase productivity and improve execution performance. For more information contact the AES sales desk on +44 20 7888 0006
Further information about Credit Suisse can be found at www.credit-suisse.com



EURONEXT

Website: https://www.euronext.com/

Euronext is the primary exchange in the Euro zone with more than 1 300 listed issuers, an unmatched blue chip franchise consisting of 25 issuers in the EURO STOXX 50® benchmark and a strong diverse domestic and international client base. Euronext operates regulated and transparent equity and derivatives markets. Its total product offering includes Equities, Exchange Traded Funds, Warrants & Certificates, Bonds, Derivatives, Commodities and Indices. Euronext also leverages its expertise in running markets by providing technology and managed services to third parties. Euronext operates regulated markets, Alternext and the Free Market; in addition it offers EnterNext, which facilitates SMEs’ access to capital markets.


Goldman Sachs

Website: http://www.goldmansachs.com/

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

HSBC

HSBC Global Markets offer sophisticated 24-hour coverage across our main trading and sales platforms in London, New York and Hong Kong. Our global teams deliver a wide range of solutions for our Corporate and Institutional clients.

 As a global investor, you’ll benefit from HSBC’s local knowledge in over 70 countries, balanced by our understanding of global economics. Use our expertise to invest in:

  •   Rates - We provide debt issuance, financing, innovative risk management and investment solutions through a broad selection of vanilla and structured products.
  •  Credit - Our suite of credit services  include traditional and secondary trading products such as bonds, loans, securitised products, credit derivatives and credit financing solutions.
  •  Foreign Exchange – Our teams provide risk management and tailored solutions such as Transactional FX, Algorithmic Execution, FX indices, FX Overlay and FX Prime Services.
  • Equities - We bring together cash and derivatives trading, sales and distribution, structured equity and equities finance expertise.

We also offer our clients access to Commodities and Prime Services, in addition to Research, across both developed and emerging markets.


J.P. Morgan

Website: www.jpmorgan.com

J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. 
The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. 
With $21.2 trillion of assets under custody and $381.5 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

KCG

Website: www.kcg.com

KCG is a new model securities trading firm committed to innovation, transparency, and always working in our clients’ best interests.  We combine advanced technology, deep trading expertise, tailored long-term client relationships, and multiple access points to trade global equities, fixed income, currencies and commodities via worked order desks and electronic execution platforms.
In Market Making, our exceptional infrastructure and experienced traders allow KCG to provide among the highest retail order execution quality in the industry to our broker-dealer clients, and deliver important liquidity to the marketplace as lead market makers in hundreds of securities, including equities, fixed income, ETFs, FX and options. Our Trading Services business gives institutions, broker-dealers and professional investors access to sophisticated algorithms and expert trading desks to help them tap deep liquidity, maintain anonymity and minimize market impact.  We also operate leading electronic trading marketplaces delivering liquidity and functionality that help our clients find opportunities for enhanced execution quality.  For more information, go to www.kcg.com


Kepler Cheuvreux

Website: https://www.keplercheuvreux.com/

Kepler Cheuvreux is a leading independent European financial services company specialized in advisory services and intermediation to the investment management industry. 

Founded in Paris in July 1997 as the equity brokerage business of Bank Julius Baer, the Swiss private bank, Kepler Cheuvreux has diversified its business model along the following lines: 

  •  Equities 
  •  Debt & Derivatives
  • Investment Solutions 
  • Corporate Finance 

In April 2013, Kepler completed the acquisition of CA Cheuvreux. The combination of Kepler and Cheuvreux created a multi-local equity brokerage powerhouse in Europe with services in Research, Distribution, Execution Services, Trading, SmartConnect, ETFs and Corporate Brokerage.

The company is present in 10 major financial centres in Europe, as well as North America. This unique business model allows our analysts to be close to the companies which they research and our sales people, sales traders and traders to be close to their clients.

For more information, please contact – electronictrading@keplercheuvreux.com
 

 


Liquidnet

Website: http://www.liquidnet.com/

Liquidity on a different scale. Liquidnet is the global institutional trading network where more than 800 of the world’s top asset managers and other like-minded investors execute their large trades with maximum anonymity and minimum market impact. Asset Managers rely on Liquidnet to help them protect the performance of their portfolios by allowing them to enter and exit their portfolio positions more efficiently. This not only helps institutional investors but also benefits the millions of people across the world who invest in mutual, managed, retirement, or other investment funds.

Execution Quantitative Services Liquidnet can help its network of asset managers satisfy best execution objectives with tailored and flexible solutions through its Execution and Quantitative Services (EQS) group. Leveraging its full suite of algorithmic, analytic, and quantitative products and services, a cross-functional team of EQS professionals work together to provide specialized expertise and insight designed to help traders source liquidity and achieve their execution goals.

Our Corporate Bond Solution Liquidnet Fixed Income aims to revolutionize the way corporate bonds are traded by centralizing sought after institutional liquidity. Our 14-year track record establishing one of the largest institutional equity dark pools, combined with our fixed income expertise and input from leading asset managers, has uniquely positioned us to deliver a technology-based solution that sources corporate bond liquidity now and into the future.

Morgan Stanley

Website: https://www.morganstanley.com/

Morgan Stanley has earned a worldwide reputation for the excellence of its advice and execution in financial markets. With offices in more than 42 countries, the Firm is truly global - and a market leader in the U.S., Europe and Asia as well as in emerging markets. Morgan Stanley's success rests on the talents and passion of our people, who share a common set of values and bring excellence and integrity to everything they do. We seek to grow long-term relationships by virtue of our consistently rigorous thinking and the unsurpassed access to financial markets that Morgan Stanley can bring. This means providing leadership in specific areas such as investment banking, debt and equity underwriting, research, and sales and trading. We also focus increasingly on creating custom-tailored solutions that cut across functions to help our clients realize new opportunities and solve complex problems.

SIX Swiss Exchange

Website: https://www.six-swiss-exchange.com/index_en.html

SIX Swiss Exchange is one of the leading exchanges in Europe. It offers outstanding liquidity in trading of Swiss securities and connects companies from around the world with international investors and trading participants. The self-regulatory regime enables it to create particularly market-oriented framework conditions for listing and trading in its highly liquid segments Equities, Bonds, ETFs, ETPs, Sponsored Funds, Sponsored Foreign Shares and Structured Products. SIX Swiss Exchange multiplies the locational advantages of the Swiss financial marketplace with first-rate services and is an ideal listing location for companies of every origin, size and sector. It distributes its own range of indices, including Switzerland’s most important blue-chip index SMI®. With the world’s most advanced trading technology X-stream INET as well as a wide array of connectivity options and interfaces, SIX Swiss Exchange offers excellent trading conditions. It maintains a close dialogue with both its domestic and foreign customers, to create optimal conditions for their success. Furthermore, SIX Swiss Exchange offers them access to a strong global network which includes SIX Structured Products Exchange Ltd, the Swiss exchange for structured products, the market data provider SIX Exfeed Ltd and the fund database Swiss Fund Data. 

SIX Swiss Exchange is part of SIX which offers first-rate services in the areas of securities trading, clearing and settlement, as well as financial market information and payment transactions on a global scale.

SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd l Selnaustrasse 30 l P.O. Box 1758 l 8021 Zurich
T +41 58 399 5454 l F +41 58 499 5455 l www.six-swiss-exchange.com


UBS

Website: https://www.ubs.com/global/en.html

UBS provides financial advice and solutions to wealthy, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. 
The operational structure of the Group is comprised of our Corporate Center and five business divisions: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. UBS's strategy builds on the strengths of all of its businesses and focuses its efforts on areas in which it excels, while seeking to capitalize on the compelling growth prospects in the businesses and regions in which it operates, in order to generate attractive and sustainable returns for its shareholders. All of its businesses are capital-efficient and benefit from a strong competitive position in their targeted markets.

The Investment Bank provides corporate, institutional and wealth management clients with expert advice, innovative solutions, execution and comprehensive access to international capital markets. It offers advisory services and provides in-depth cross-asset research, along with access to equities, foreign exchange, precious metals and selected rates and credit markets, through its business units, Corporate Client Solutions and Investor Client Services. 
The Investment Bank is an active participant in capital markets flow activities, including sales, trading and market-making across a range of securities.


Sponsors

Acquire Media

Website: http://www.acquiremedia.com

Acquire Media is an advanced technology company devoted to delivering near zero-latency machine-readable news with guaranteed reliability in formats that make content instantly usable and searchable for algo-trading systems, trading platforms and in-depth analysis. Content includes global coverage of Regulatory Releases, Corporate and Editorial news together with Newswires. We work with financial services, news, digital publishing and corporate communities, which depend on the speed of our delivery, our reliability, our 24x7 support plus our ability to handle multiple formats and delivery options.
Delivery options include NewsEdge API (push or pull), NewsEdge AMPS (reliable point-to-point delivery) NewsEdge TIGER (algo trading solution) or FTP.
Telephone: +44 (0) 203 642 4168
Email: London@acquiremedia.com



AlgoClarity

Website: http://www.algoclarity.com

AlgoClarity designs solutions for both the trader and portfolio manager which illuminate the trading process, helping clients achieve best execution.

Our flagship product TradeLight® will give you an understanding of execution algorithms that grants you control over your trading process. Both order entry, pre & post trade analytics present an execution in terms of price, size and time that will help you prove best execution to your clients.

AQUIS EXCHANGE

Website: http://www.aquis.eu/

Aquis Exchange Limited is an exchange services group, which operates a pan-European cash equities trading exchange (Aquis Exchange) and develops and licenses exchange software to third parties (Aquis Technologies).

Aquis Exchange is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority to operate a Multilateral Trading Facility.  The Aquis MTF uses a subscription pricing model which works by charging users according to the message traffic they generate, rather than a percentage of the value of each stock that they trade. Aquis operates a lit order book and does not allow aggressive non-client proprietary trading, thus toxicity and signalling risk is lower on Aquis than other trading venues in Europe. According to independent studies, trades on Aquis are less likely to lead to price movement than on other lit markets.

Aquis Technologies is the software and technology division on Aquis Exchange Limited. It creates and licenses cost-effective matching engine and market surveillance technology for banks, brokers, investment firms and exchanges.
For more information, please go to www.aquis.eu and www.aquis.technology



ARQA

Website: https://arqatech.com/en/

ARQA Technologies was founded in 2000 and has its headquarters in Novosibirsk, a large scientific center in Siberia. ARQA Technologies employs 170 people and offers a complete line of front-to-back solutions. The clients include about 250 financial organizations (banks, broker-dealers, asset management companies) from different countries. 
Its flagship product QUIK is the most popular OEMS in Russia used for proprietary operations and client services. The platform is highly scalable with a variety of specialized modules such as SOR, internal pricing and matching engines, Client Reporting, Algo Trading and various analytical tools. QUIK is well-known for its risk management functionality.
Another line provides solutions for automation of middle-office (midQORT for banks and broker-dealers and capQORT for asset management companies) and back-office operations (backQORT). 
From its Moscow data centers the company provides the customers with ASP services. 


Baader Bank

Website: http://www.baaderbank.de/

Baader Bank AG is one of the leading banks with a full-service securities function and investment banking services serving the German-speaking countries and is the market leader for trading in financial instruments.

Its many years of experience in international securities trading and its connection to trading platforms in more than 70 countries strengthen its competitiveness in the on- and off-exchange market. As a market maker, Baader Bank is responsible for pricing more than 800,000 financial instruments, including equities, bonds, securitised derivatives and ETFs.

As an independent provider of capital market services and with a team of experienced equity analysts and strategists, Baader Bank accompanies companies to the capital market. In combination with its role as a corporate broker, it provides its business clients (focus on Germany, Austria and Switzerland) with broad access to international investors.

Baader Bank completes the offer of independent asset managers in account and deposit business and offers special services around financial portfolio management. The expansion of clearing services, CSA-brokerage and the assumption of buy-side trading desks has been providing added value to customers since 2016.



Barclays

Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. 

With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 130,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.

Electronic Trading
Through a comprehensive offering of electronic trading solutions, Barclays Capital Equities provides intelligent access to unique liquidity to help our clients achieve best execution. Our equities and options algorithms are integrated with an end-to-end electronic trading product suite that includes our dynamic smart order router, LX® Liquidity Cross, our internal crossing network, and Portfolio WebBench®, our leading-edge analytics platform for pre-, post-, and intra-trade performance analysis. By leveraging these tools, our Electronic Sales Trading teams work closely with our clients to provide them with custom solutions and execution consultancy to help give them a competitive edge


For further information about Barclays, please visit our website home.barclay   


Bats

Website: http://www.batstrading.co.uk

Bats Europe is Europe’s largest equities exchange and offers trading in more than 4,000 securities across 15 major European markets, over one platform and under one rule book. In addition, the exchange’s leading trade reporting service, BXTR, now reports the majority of OTC equity market trading executed in Europe. Based in London, Bats Europe is regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority. Bats Europe is the brand name of Bats Trading Limited, a subsidiary of Bats Global Markets Inc., a leading global securities market operator in the US and Europe. Further information can be found at www.batstrading.co.uk or for regular updates, on Twitter at @BATSGlobal.

BCS

Website: http://bcsgm.com/en

BCS Global Markets is the Investment Banking division of BCS Financial Group. BCS Financial Group is a Russian financial service sector pioneer launching operations in 1995. BCS has a broad client base of over 140,000 that are serviced through a branch network of roughly 100 offices with over 3,000 people employees.

The Global Markets Investment Banking division was launched in early 2011 and is focused on the provision of market access, financing and advisory, securities lending and other ancillary prime brokerage and asset administration services.

BCS is the broker of choice for trading Russian instruments with an absolute leadership position: since over 2 years, BCS has maintained its dominant trading position on the Moscow Exchange, capturing more than 25% of market share in Equities, Derivatives and FX


BT

Website: http://www.bt.com

BT’s users include the world’s largest banks, brokers, insurance companies, mutual societies, investment managers and exchanges throughout over 190 countries.  It delivers communications-based services that address the needs of organisations across the wholesale, corporate and retail banking, financial markets and payments sectors to increase their operational efficiency and agility and to help to improve customer service.  BT enables the largest, secure networked financial community in the world to carry out its business reliably and fast, using integrated voice, data and video to communicate within and between thousands of institutions and access applications from hundreds of providers internationally.
For more information, visit www.bt.com/financialservices


b-next

Website: http://www.b-next.com


b-next is a specialist provider of proven multi-venue, multi-asset class, Capital Markets Surveillance and Compliance software solutions to meet regulatory mandates, manage risk and drive trading efficiencies. 

Its CMC solution is a single integrated compliance platform with over 100 different scenarios for the detection of Market Abuse, Insider Trading, Conflicts of Interest, FX Benchmarking, Derivatives/OTC Monitoring, Best Execution Monitoring, Reporting of Trading Activity and Digital Communication Analytics. It supports a diverse range of global clients including banks, brokers, asset managers, exchanges, regulators, funds and energy utilities.
b-next provides onsite or Thomson Reuters Elektron hosted solutions. Both offer rapid deployments, pre-built integration for Thomson Reuters Market Data and low monthly investments.



Cantor Fitzgerald

Website: http://www.cantor.com/a_global_platform/cantor_fitzgerald_europe

Headquartered in London, Cantor Fitzgerald Europe is an integrated, full-service investment bank serving growth companies in the UK and continental Europe. Our team offers clients deep sector expertise across a comprehensive range of services including corporate broking, corporate finance & corporate advisory, market making and sales & trading.
 
We currently advise more than 75 corporate clients, make markets in over 700 companies and investment trusts and provide high quality research coverage of some 120 stocks.
 
A major strength of our business is our substantial capital base which means we are regularly the number one liquidity provider for our corporate client stocks and a top three liquidity provider for a further 300.
 
Coupled with our financial strength is our world class trading and distribution platform, which we believe is unrivalled in the European mid-market in terms of both depth and reach.
 
Cantor Fitzgerald Europe is an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co, one of the world’s pre-eminent investment banks serving more than 7,000 institutional clients over 35 locations worldwide.


Charles River

Website: https://www.crd.com/

Charles River serves more than 350 investment firms in 44 countries in the institutional asset and fund management, private wealth, alternative investments, insurance, banking and pension markets. The Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS) automates front- and middle-office investment management functions across all asset classes on a single platform. Delivered as a hosted service, the solution improves data quality and investment professional productivity, controls risk, and lowers technology costs. Charles River IMS supports the entire investment lifecycle, from decision support activities through trading and post-trade settlement, with broad asset class support and integrated compliance management throughout. Charles River IMS combines full order management and execution management capabilities (OEMS). A built-in Investment Book of Record (IBOR) improves efficiency and accuracy for front office users by removing dependence on back-office data feeds. Up-to-date performance measurement and attribution analysis, and integrated risk management and scenario analysis enrich the portfolio management process.

CI Casa de Bolsa

Website: http://www.casadebolsa.com.co/wps/portal/casadebolsa/bienvenidos/

CI Casa de Bolsa is a leading Mexican brokerage firm that offers sales & trading and prime brokerage services for equities, bonds, forex, and derivatives in the Mexican market. CI offers superior trading services, via both traditional and electronic channels. At CI, our team strives to provide informative flow, market perspective, and local flavor in order to help our clients formulate best trading strategies. CI Casa de Bolsa is part of CI Group (CI Banco, CI Fondos,  FIMECAP, CI Estrategias, Finanmadrid)

Ciara

Website: http://www.ciaratech.com.

Founded in 1984, CIARA is a global technology provider that specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing, integration, deployment, support and recycling of cutting-edge IT products.  With its vast range of products and services including desktops, workstations, servers and storage, HPC products, high frequency servers, OEM services, deployment services, colocation services and IT asset disposition services, CIARA is considered to be one of the largest system manufacturers in North America and the only provider capable of offering a total hardware lifecycle management solution. The company’s products are employed worldwide by organizations small to large in the sectors of public cloud, content delivery, finance, aerospace, engineering, transportation, energy, government, education and defense.

For more information, please visit www.ciaratech.com.



Citi

Website: http://www.citigroup.com

Citi provide world-class financing solutions that are as diverse as the needs of the consumer, corporates, institutions, governments, and individual investors we serve in 160 countries and territories.
The breadth, depth, and strength of our underwriting, sales and trading, and distribution capabilities span asset classes and currencies, sectors and industries, covering a vast array of products.
Our research and analysis offer the highest-quality corporate, sector, economic, and geographical insights — from equity and fixed income research to market and product analysis — helping individual and institutional clients navigate a complex global marketplace.
Further information can be found at  www.citigroup.com

Commerzbank

Website: https://cbcm.commerzbank.com/

Commerzbank AG is a leading international commercial bank with branches and offices in almost 50 countries. In total, Commerzbank serves more than 17.5 million private and small business customers, as well as more than 60,000 corporate clients, multinationals, financial service providers and institutional clients.

Equity Markets & Commodities (EMC), part of Commerzbank’s Corporate Clients segment, is a leading European manufacturer of financial products and a market maker. EMC issues and makes markets in 250,000 securitised derivative products, ETFs, Mutual Funds, equities and listed options and is the leading market maker of ETFs in Europe - with a major market share in UCITS ETFs and acting as designated sponsor for more than 3,300 ETFs. EMC’s extensive investment solutions can be tailored according to client need, and its investment products business encompasses fundamental research, advice and the design and distribution of investment products. 


Convergex

Website: http://www.convergex.com

Convergex is one of the largest agency-focused global brokerage and trading related service providers, offering a diverse range of innovative products and services including the award-winning ETF Direct® platform, global high-touch and electronic trading, prime brokerage services, global clearing, commission management, corporate access and plan sponsor services. Supported by proprietary technology and an experienced team of professionals Convergex provides access to over 100 market centers worldwide. 
Convergex is headquartered in New York City, with locations throughout the United States and in London.  To learn more, please visit www.convergex.com


Copp Clark

Website: https://www.coppclark.com/

COPP CLARK LIMITED is the authoritative source for holiday reference data relating to global financial markets. 

In today’s fast-paced markets, reliable and accurate holiday data is an essential component of any financial system. COPP CLARK’s products and services enhance transactional integrity by ensuring accurate value dates and trading schedules.

Our data is compiled in-house, researched entirely from primary sources and never influenced by or derived from third-party services. The result is a degree of accuracy that is second to none, delivered with exceptional customer service.

Financial organizations around the world look to COPP CLARK for reliable, cost-effective solutions.  Our market holidays, trading hours and early closings data are trusted and recognized globally as the market standards.

Founded in 1841, COPP CLARK is a division of Pearson Canada Inc.  For more information, visit CoppClark.com.

Curve Global

CurveGlobal is an industry partnership set up to develop the world’s most open and efficient rates markets. Backed by major banks and exchange groups, CurveGlobal’s open access model challenges existing siloed and fragmented fixed income trading venues to stimulate competition, drive down costs and provide a reduction in capital and collateral held by firms who have offsetting ETD and OTC positions. 

Our partnership with London Stock Exchange Derivatives Market (LSEDM) and LCH’s SwapClear allows clients to co-mingle their Exchange Traded and OTC products to increase, choice, liquidity and netting while reducing costs, margin and capital.


d-fine

Website: http://www.d-fine.com/en_DE/

d-fine is a leading European consultancy in the area of risk management and finance. With over 600 highly trained specialists, we help our clients with strategic, process and technology consulting. In the field of capital markets, we have a successful track record serving the industry with our expertise  initiating and developing appropriate trading and operations infrastructure in parallel to establishing robust risk management processes. Our clients benefit from our combined proficiency in regulation, business and technology through our support adapting their existing systems and processes to comply with changing market conditions and regulatory requirements, particularly MiFID II/MiFIR.



Dataminr

Website: https://www.dataminr.com/

Dataminr creates real-time, actionable breaking news alerts from public social media activity. Our powerful algorithms instantly transform all publicly available Twitter data and other public data sets into actionable news alerts that enable security, operations, and financial professionals around the world to be proactively alerted to must-know information as events unfold. 
It’s clear that market volatility driven by unexpected macro events can upend even the most robust investment strategy. The need to capture market moving information from the most unlikely of sources is driving investment professionals towards open source solutions that allow them to exploit reliable, early, and differentiated information from around the globe. 
Dataminr for Finance uses cutting edge technology and proprietary processes to identify information from across social media and provide customized, real-time alerting on the investment universe that matters to you. With Dataminr, you have a critical tool that surfaces the content you need to quickly act and avoid being blindsided by unexpected events.


EuroCCP

Website: https://euroccp.com/

European Central Counterparty N.V. (EuroCCP) is a central counterparty (CCP). CCPs give protection to both sides of a trade, providing to each party that the trade will settle at the agreed price in the event one party defaults on its obligations.
EuroCCP delivers safety and savings to trading firms through its low-cost, low-risk pan-European clearing and settlement services. EuroCCP clears equities from 18 European markets and from the US as well as Depositary Receipts, ETFs and Currency ETCs.

BNP Paribas

Website: https://www.exane.com/corporate/home.do

Founded in 1990, Exane is an investment company specialising in Cash Equities, Derivatives and Asset Management. Since 2004, the Cash Equities business has been underpinned by an operational partnership with BNP Paribas: Exane has exclusivity on Europe and operates under the brand Exane BNP Paribas.
 
At the core of Exane BNP Paribas is a different equity story: an independent, un-conflicted and client focussed equity house, backed by a major European bank.
 
With 60 professionals in Sales trading & Trading and 50 in Quant and Execution Technology, Exane BNP Paribas is the fastest growing pan-European execution franchise for institutional clients. Our strong historic High Touch offering is complemented by a cutting edge Electronic platform based on three core pillars: transparency, customisation and anonymity.
 
On the advisory side, Exane BNP Paribas’s 100 analysts cover over 600 stocks and have been ranked 2nd in Europe in the 2016 Extel Survey, having been 3rd in 2015 and 4th in 2014, and are complemented by a 50 strong Sales and Specialist Sales team.
 



Eze Software Group

Website: www.ezesoft.com

Eze Software Group is a premier provider of global investment technology to support the front, middle and back office. The Eze Software Investment Suite addresses the core business needs of the asset management community, including Order Management, Trade Execution & Analytics, Portfolio Analytics & Modeling, Compliance & Regulatory Reporting, Commission Management, Data Management and Portfolio Accounting.  Eze Software partners with more than 2,000 buy- and sell-side institutions in 30 countries across North and South America, EMEA, and Asia Pacific. Clients include hedge funds, institutional asset managers, mutual funds, pension funds, endowments, family offices, wealth managers, and broker-dealers across a range of strategies, investment products, and asset classes. Based in Boston, Eze Software employs more than 1,000 associates in 12 offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.ezesoft.com.

Fidessa

Website: https://www.fidessa.com/

Fidessa's solutions are underpinned by efficient end-to-end workflow. Our low-latency DMA platform provides high-performance, scalable and consistent access to more than 220 global markets to support brokers in delivering the low-touch, global, multi-asset execution capabilities their clients are demanding. Optimised trading capabilities include smart order routing, algo trading, sophisticated analytics and risk management. Fidessa's Investment Management Solutions empower investment managers with mission-critical workflow platforms operating seamlessly over the entire investment lifecycle from investment decision, through portfolio and trading compliance and orders and trading, to post-trade affirmation and confirmation. 

With around $20 trillion worth of transactions flowing across our global network each year Fidessa offers unique access to the world’s largest and most valuable trading community of more than 5,500 buy-side and sell-side professionals, from global institutions and investment banks to boutique brokers and niche hedge funds.

 https://www.fidessa.com/


FlexTrade

Website: http://flextrade.com/

Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems Inc., is a global leader in broker-neutral execution and order management trading platforms for equities, foreign exchange, options, futures and fixed income. FlexTRADER, our award-winning, flagship platform for algorithmic trading, is widely viewed as unique in the industry for its high performance and cross-asset capability. It is a fully customizable EMS offering pre-defined trading strategies and tactics for both portfolio and single security trading. The platform provides organically developed real-time and post-trade analytics, as well as predictive forecasting, execution strategy development and portfolio trade scheduling.

With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade has a worldwide client base spanning more than 200 buy- and sell-side firms, including many of the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers.


Flow Traders

Website: http://www.flowtraders.com/

Flow Traders is a leading global technology-enabled liquidity provider specialised in Exchange Traded Products (ETPs). We are an independent principal trading firm. Our trading desks in Europe, the US and Asia enable us to provide liquidity on all major exchanges, 24 hours a day.We provide liquidity in thousands of ETP listings, as well as similar financial products, by continuously quoting bid and ask prices on exchanges in all time zones. We also provide liquidity to institutional counterparties off-exchange. As a result investors benefit from increased liquidity, higher execution quality and lower overall trading costs.

Fonetic

Website: http://www.fonetic.com

Fonetic provides financial markets with a platform for regulatory compliance, voice transcription & analytics, unified surveillance and comprehensive instant trade reconstruction.  Fonetic's unique 4 step approach allows financial intuitions to process data ingestion & correlation from e-comms, voice and trade systems, aggregate the context of the trade, to correlate and to ensure that only the relevant information is processed & analysed. 
Fonetic's new 4 step approach provides a unique value to financial institutions, ensuring markets are resilient, transparent and robust in the face of new technological developments, while not hampering the ability for markets to operate and innovate. 
Fonetic has a long track record on voice analysis and financial market compliance & surveillance. With over 100 employees in offices in London, Madrid, New York and Melbourne. Fonetic innovates every day to make financial institutions competitive and compliant with any regulations local, regional and global. 
Find out more at www.fonetic.com


GBM

Website: http://www.gbm.com.mx/

Grupo Bursátil Mexicano is a Mexican independent investment and brokerage firm with more than 30 years of experience in Mexico’s financial market. Great effort and keen focus throughout the years have placed us in the lead in terms of equity trading, private banking, investment funds and e-trading in the Mexican market; this without leaving aside that we have the strongest balance sheets in the industry.
As a value oriented company, our firm’s competitive advantage has come as product of our methods towards investing; that is: all our investment ideas and decisions are based on the thorough analysis from our research department. It is worth mentioning that GBM counts with the most extensive research team in the entire country, providing core input fundamentals than help us guide our clients towards good investment ideas.

Hyannis Port Research

Website: http://www.hyannisportresearch.com

Hyannis Port Research (“HPR”) is a leading high performance trading infrastructure solutions provider to the financial industry, based in the United States.  Established in 2011 to address the SEC’s Market Access rule with the best-of-breed ultra-low latency, FPGA-based pre-trade risk management appliance, HPR has expanded its reach to more than 40 venues across North America, Europe and Asia.  HPR services several of the largest Tier 1 banks, both executing and clearing brokers, as well as global trading firms, providing critical monitoring and pre-trade control of a large percentage of the daily trading volume in its respective markets.  HPR’s carrier-class technology and distributed architecture platform has been applied to meet other rigorous compliance requirements, including but not limited to regulations SCI, SHO, NMS, ATS, Universal Market Integrity Rules, and Market Abuse and Reporting aspects of MiFID II.  Visit us at www.hyannisportresearch.com for additional information about our company and products.

IHS Markit

Website: http://www.ihsmarkit.com.

IHS Markit is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. We deliver next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 key business and government customers, including 85 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions.  Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is listed on the Nasdaq under the symbol INFO and committed to sustainable, profitable growth. For more information please visit www.ihsmarkit.com.

Infront

Website: http://goinfront.com

Infront is a leading market data and trading solutions provider for finance professionals. It provides a unique combination of real-time global market data, news, analytics and trading tools. With proven solutions developed over 20 years by industry experts - and with product development driven by our clients' business needs - we have delivered the technology to keep our clients ahead of the game. Over 15,000 subscribers in more than 25 countries worldwide rely upon our services. The Infront terminal has become the most intuitive and flexible financial data terminal available, helping institutions to reduce costs, adapt to fast changing market requirements and to be able to work more effectively with the increasing amount of information available.


Instinet

Website: http://www.instinet.com

About Instinet

As the agency-model execution services arm of the Nomura Group, Instinet Incorporated subsidiaries provide brokerage services to clients in over 65 markets around the world. Through its advanced suite of electronic trading strategies, experienced high-touch trading group, top-ranked Commission Management services, award-winning desktop trading platform, and unparalleled access to insightful analytics, content and unique liquidity, Instinet helps institutions lower overall trading costs and ultimately improve investment performance. In the US, Instinet also offers a boutique-model Equity Research offering to assist their clients in the pursuit of alpha generation in a changing landscape. Over the course of its 45+ year history, Instinet has introduced a range of now industry-standard trading technologies, and has been an innovator at the forefront of the market's evolution. 
For more information, please visit
 www.instinet.com


IPC

Website: http://www.ipc.com/

IPC is the technology and service leader that powers the financial markets globally.  We provide the Communication, Compliance and Network Solution needs of global financial institutions. We help clients anticipate and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional services and comprehensive technology. As the industry leader IPC’s global financial community includes over 6000 market participants in 700 cities across 6 continents. Through service excellence, long-developed expertise and a focus on innovation and community, we provide agile and efficient ways for our customers to accelerate their ability to adapt to the ever–changing requirements for advanced data networks, compliance and collaboration with all counter-parties across the financial markets.

IS Investment

Website: www.isinvestment.com/

With a distinctive role in the development of the capital markets, IS Investment was established in 1996 as the investment banking arm of Isbank Group. IS Investment provides a wide array of financial services to local and international investors, including Corporate Finance, Investment Advisory, Asset Management, Brokerage and Research. Representing approximately 1/3 of the sector with its TL 6.5 billion asset size, IS Investment acts as the largest and commanding brokerage house in the Turkish market.
IS Investment represents a large and commanding presence in the Turkish investment market in the Borsa Istanbul Equity, Turkish Derivatives Market and the Forex Market. The company presents its investors the opportunity to make transactions both in Turkey and more than 30 different stock, option, futures and mercantile exchanges all over the world by means of the online trading platform TradeMaster.

IsInvestmentInstitutionalSales@isinvestment.com

Itiviti

Website: http://WWW.ITIVITI.COM

Itiviti is a world-leading technology provider for the capital markets industry. Trading firms, banks, brokers and institutional clients rely on Itiviti technology, solutions and expertise for streamlining their daily operations, while gaining sustainable competitive edge in global markets.
With 13 offices and serving more than 400 customers worldwide, Itiviti was formed by uniting Orc Group, a leader in trading and electronic execution, and CameronTec Group, the global standard in financial messaging infrastructure and connectivity. From its foundation in 2016, Itiviti has a staff of 400 and an estimated annual revenue of SEK 700 million.
Itiviti is committed to continuous innovation to deliver trading infrastructure built for today’s dynamic markets, offering highly adaptable platforms and solutions, enabling clients to stay ahead of competitive and regulatory challenges.
Itiviti is owned by Nordic Capital Fund VII.


Johannesburg Stock Exchange

Website: www.jse.co.za

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is based in South Africa where it has operated as a market place for the trading of financial products for over 129 years. It connects buyers and sellers in equity, derivative and debt markets. The JSE is one of the top 20 exchanges in the world in terms of market capitalisation and is a member of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) and Association of Futures Markets (AFM). The JSE offers a fully electronic, efficient, secure market with world class regulation, trading and clearing systems, settlement assurance and risk management.
 
 


KCG Neonet

Website: http://www.neonet.com/

Neonet Securities is an independent agency broker and electronic execution specialist with 20 years’ experience.  Our  mission is to provide best execution and deliver truly transparent and un-conflicted equity execution services to institutional clients, asset managers, banks and brokers.

Neonet execution services consist of excellent trading algorithms, advanced Smart Order Routing and a trading desk run by qualified execution specialists. We do not engage in proprietary trading, or operate an own BCN or dark pool, which could result in a potential conflict of interest with our clients’ orders.  Neonet has offices in London and Stockholm and serves clients in over twenty countries.

London Stock Exchange Group

Website: http://www.lseg.com/

London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L) is an international markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on capital formation, intellectual property and risk and balance sheet management. LSEG operates an open access model, offering choice and partnership to customers across all of its businesses. The Group can trace its history back to 1698.
LSEG is a leading developer and operator of high performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post trade systems for over 40 organisations and exchanges, including the Group’s own markets. Additional services include network connectivity, hosting and quality assurance testing. MillenniumIT, GATElab and Exactpro are among the Group’s technology companies.

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,700 people.

Further information on London Stock Exchange Group can be found at www.lseg.com

LiquidMetrix

Website: http://www.liquidmetrix.com

LiquidMetrix is recognised as a leading independent provider of Execution Quality, TCA and Pre Trade Analysis services. Our clients include Investment Banks, Brokers, Asset Managers, Exchanges and Regulators.
LiquidMetrix Post Trade services operate on both a top down and bottom up approach. At the macro level a combination of traditional VWAP/Arrival benchmarks allows analysis of how overall trading schedules or brokers have performed. At the micro level, we can uniquely determine how well micro-strategies and decisions have performed. This analysis helps our clients understand venue selection, HFT gaming, order timing, algo usage, SOR configuration, liquidity distribution and availability, adverse selection and venue toxicity.
LiquidMetrix allows clients to view performance and create analysis reports from fund manager, broker placement, venue, algo and SOR strategy perspective. 
In addition to TCA services LiquidMetrix offers Market Abuse Detection and surveillance to meet the MAR, MiFIR and ESMA guidelines.

www.liquidmetrix.com


Moscow Exchange

Moscow Exchange provides exhaustive and convenient access to the Russian financial markets. The Exchange’s markets offer clients trading opportunities across a diversified range of asset classes all combined with best-in-class post-trade services. Today, Moscow Exchange is the main liquidity and price discovery centre for Russian instruments.
Moscow Exchange hosts trading in equities, bonds, derivatives, currencies, money market instruments and commodities.
The company ranks among the world’s top 25 exchanges by total capitalisation of shares traded and among the 10 largest exchange platforms for bonds and derivatives trading.
 
Moscow Exchange went public in February 2013 and is traded on its own trading platform under the ticker MOEX.


NICE Actimize

Website: http://www.niceactimize.com

NICE Actimize is the largest and broadest provider of financial crime, risk and compliance solutions for regional and global financial institutions, as well as government regulators. Consistently ranked as number one in the space, NICE Actimize experts apply innovative technology to protect institutions and safeguard consumers and investors assets by identifying financial crime, preventing fraud and providing regulatory compliance. The company provides real-time, cross-channel fraud prevention, anti-money laundering detection, and trading surveillance solutions that address such concerns as payment fraud, cybercrime, sanctions monitoring, market abuse, customer due diligence and insider trading. Find us at www.niceactimize.com

Numis

Website: http://www.numiscorp.com/x/default.html

Numis is a leading UK independent advisory and stockbroking group, offering a full range of research, execution, corporate broking and advisory services to private and quoted companies and their investors. Our institutional equity sales team offers a stockbroking service to UK, European, US and International investment funds. We promote our award-winning research and offer ideas and advice. The team have unrivalled experience of UK listed companies and pride themselves on their strong and long-standing client relationships.
 
Our trading team is committed to providing an execution service to over 1000 UK stocks whilst acting as registered market maker in the majority. We provide liquidity to our institutional clients and support to UK listed companies through making markets in their shares. Substantial investment in technology ensures our clients receive the most effective trade execution across the full spectrum of securities and execution venues.


Oddo BHF

Website: http://www.oddo.eu

ODDO BHF is the first independent Franco-German financial group. 
Our ambition is to offer our clients - private clients, companies, institutional investors, IFAs - our in-depth expertise in financial markets.

The Group is active in 2 complementary businesses : 
- Investment banking.  
- Capital management. 

Since 2015 three major acquisitions marked the start of the Oddo group’s dynamic development strategy intended to build up a Franco-German business (Close Brother Seydler, Meriten Investment Management and BHF-Bank).

Oddo Equities
-The key player on brokerage with an extensive coverage of French & German caps.
- Ranked # 1 for French Stocks and Execution on Extel survey.
-53 Analysts, 32 Sales, 15 Sales Traders, 4 Dealers.

Oddo Fixed income 
-Leader on European Markets.
-Euromoney FI Survey ‘16: #1 Research HY  ,  #6 in Euro PP league table S&P.
-17 Analysts, 27 Sales, 12 Traders.  


One Market Data

Website: https://www.onetick.com/

  OneMarketData provides market data management and analytical solutions that enable financial institutions to outmaneuver the competition by executing new trading strategies faster. Through its flagship product OneTick, the only solution that combines complex event processing (CEP) and tick data management spanning both historical and real-time, quants, analysts and traders can enhance alpha and increase performance through superior data management.

    Through its intuitive, performance-driven design, OneTick users benefit from an enterprise system that was built by Wall Street experts to address the sophisticated data analysis needs of the most discerning financial institutions. OneTick is an enterprise product built by financial industry experts to address the sophisticated data analysis needs of the most discerning financial institutions.

            OneMarketData also introduced a Managed Content service accessible through the OneTickCloud platform, providing users with a high quality, integrated time series data set for analysis. OneTick Cloud is a securely hosted service providing managed data and analytics across global equities and futures tick history, reference data, along with on-demand analytics tools for creating custom datasets.

SMARTER DATA MANAGEMENT FOR: Cloud based Global Tick and Reference Data, Tick Data Collection and Streaming Analytics, Visualization on custom dashboards.

ONETICK SOLUTIONS: Quant Research / Backtesting, TCA / BestEx /  Surveillance,  ETF Spread Alert Monitor, MiFID II / MAR Compliance.

Contacts: NY/NJ: +1 201 710 5977, Chicago: +1 312 544 0092, London: +44 (0)203 857 5290, Tokyo: +81 90 6510 6673, info@onetick.com , www.onetick.com


Otas

Website: http://www.otastech.com/

At OTAS we use big data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence to extract meaning from market data and provide traders and portfolio managers with actionable content. Our decision support tools help traders to focus on what's important and interesting, our alerts highlight exceptions in the Global Equity Stock Markets in real time and Plain English. We don’t provide data we provide you actionable content.

OTAS was awarded Best Sell-side Analytics provider in 2016 by Waters technology which stands as a testament to its unique product offering.

 


Otkritie

Website: http://www.otkritie-capital.com/

Otkritie Capital International Limited is one of the leading brokerage companies in London with a focus on prime broking, research and institutional trading in equities, derivatives, fixed income, FX, commodities and structured products. We help our clients to unlock opportunities by providing innovative investment strategies and access to Russia and other emerging markets.

Pavilion Global Markets

Pavilion Global Markets provides agency-only, top-ranked, state-of-the-art global trading and transition services across more than 50 markets, with execution costs consistently lower than other brokers. Pavilion’s global macro research focuses on the impact of macro events on equities, fixed income, commodities and currencies. We also provide tactical and structural views on the global economy that are distinctly independent and original.

Pico

Website: http://www.picotrading.com

Pico offers premium technology hosting and managed services, specializing in trading technology via Pico Quantitative Trading LLC (based in the U.S.), and Pico Global Ltd., a private limited company registered in England and Wales, under company number 09365923, with a registered office at Paternoster House, 65 St. Paul's Churchyard, London, England, EC4M 8AB. To learn more, visit: www.picotrading.com

Pictet & Cie

Website: www.group.pictet/corporate/en/home.html

Founded in 1805 in Geneva, Pictet & Cie is today one of Switzerland's largest private banks, and one of the premier independent asset management specialists in Europe, with over $410 billion in assets under management and custody at 31st December 2012. Pictet & Cie is a partnership owned and managed by eight general partners with unlimited liability for the bank's commitments. 

Our trading department has over 205 years of experience, with more than 100 professionals making it a leading provider of global portfolio trading services, providing clients with superior trading tools and capabilities. We are an agency brokerage, with no proprietary position trading, company research coverage, internal research or investment banking. Our experienced and dedicated sales and trading team has in-depth understanding of global and local markets and is a leader in trading tailor-made products with dedicated resources and specialized expertise in compliance and securities law.


Portware

Website: http://www.portware.com/

Founded in 2000,Portware LLC is the financial industry's leading developer of broker-neutral trading solutions for global equities, futures, options, FX, and fixed income.With offices in New York, London, Hong Kong and Hyderabad, we work in partnership with our clients to create highly integrated solutions to streamline workflows and increase operational efficiencies on trading desksworldwide. Our flagship product, Portware Enterprise, is a fully customizable trade management and execution system for single stock, portfolio, basket,automated and algorithmic trading. This suite of highly advanced trading solutions offers a combination of execution management, order management,real-time TCA and decision support, rules-driven trade automation, and streamlined systems integration. Portware Enterprise gives buy-side traders complete control over their order flow while driving efficiencies at every point in the trade lifecycle.


Pragma

Website: http://www.pragmatrading.com

Pragma is an independent provider of quantitative trading technology and analytical services. Its broker-neutral, multi-asset trading solutions power traditional asset managers, commodity trading advisors, hedge funds, broker-dealers, banks, and exchanges. For more information, please visit www.pragmatrading.com

Quanthouse

Website: https://www.quanthouse.com/

QuantHouse, provides end-to-end systematic trading solutions. This includes ultra low latency market data technologies, algo-trading development framework, proximity hosting and order routing services; to help hedge funds, market makers, proprietary desks and latency sensitive sell side firms to take the lead.



Rapid Addition

Website: http://www.rapidaddition.com/

RA was started in 2003 with their development of the world’s first repository based FIX engine. Over the past 14 years, RA has continued to innovate and lead the world of electronic trading technology. In 2015 RA joined forces with DET technologies to provide end to end core technology to support electronic trading businesses and their customers.

RA remains an independent company and our aim continues to be to provide quality infrastructure to host the business processes that capture the intellectual property of our financial services customers. This allows our customers to deploy their IP without the need to develop and maintain infrastructure software. It also delivers economies of scale, maintaining a competitive advantage, that only a supplier of exceptional core infrastructure software is able to deliver.
Offering our RA-Hub at the core of the technology stack supported by the Monitor which offers the most complete monitoring tool on the market today.


Red Deer

Website: http://www.reddeersystems.com.

Red Deer provides intelligent solutions for the investment community that not only enable the Buy-side to stay on top of the markets, but that empower them to intuitively explore and discover, share and collaborate – to make those intelligent connections that drive performance.  Powered by the Red Deer ‘brain’, our solutions combine customizable analytics, workflow, data management and regulatory compliance tools that provide users with a seamless experience from desktop to mobile, empowering them to gain actionable insight and make data-driven decisions with confidence.  

Red Deer helps users navigate the world of investment with a partner they can trust.
Discover the technology that is putting us on the map – visit www.reddeersystems.com.


SAF

Website: http://www.saftehnika.com

SAF Tehnika currently is among the leading vendors of low-latency point-to-point microwave radio equipment with global presence in more than 130 countries worldwide. 

In addition to carrier-class hardware, SAF offers a full range of high-frequency-trading customized microwave solutions incorporating such complementary services as:

site planning, 
performance calculations, 
link deployment, 
monitoring & maintenance, 
troubleshooting, 
hardware & software optimization 
upgrade roadmap planning.
More than 15 years of experience backed by lightning fast, reliable transmission technology enables us to design and carry out large scale ultra-low latency paths outreaching 100 km of single link distances and providing outstanding project implementation supervision and technical assistance.

SAF Tehnika is among the world’s top microwave carrier-class point-to-point data transmission equipment manufacturers and distributors, covering all relevant market segments in more than 130 countries worldwide.  Company’s shares are publicly traded in NASDAQ Riga stock exchange (SAF1R).




SIG

Website: https://sig.com/

Susquehanna International Group (SIG) is a leading global liquidity provider across a number of major asset classes. In Europe, Susquehanna International Securities Limited (SIS) provides robust pricing and deep liquidity both on and off exchange in European listed Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and options.

In ETFs, Susquehanna has an established reputation as a leading market-maker across equity, fixed income and commodity tracking products, trading the products since their inception in Europe over 15 years ago.  Our knowledge and experience in trading ETFs makes us an essential counterparty for anyone active in the products.

In listed single stock and index options, Susquehanna is one of the largest European on-exchange market-makers. We have a large coverage that allows us to make prices in less liquid names and also in 'harder to price' situations, such as trading options close to expiry or providing prices on higher volatility days. We play a pivotal role in the development of the options industry and were instrumental in bringing to market weekly-expiring options, sector options and the recently listed ETF options.
SIS is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland

SimCorp

Website: http://www.simcorp.com/

SimCorp provides integrated, best-in-class investment management solutions to the world’s leading asset managers, fund managers, asset servicers, pension and insurance funds, wealth managers and sovereign wealth funds. Whether deployed on premise or as an ASP solution, its core system, SimCorp Dimension, supports the entire investment value chain and range of instruments, all based on a market-leading IBOR. SimCorp invests more than 20% of its annual revenue in R&D, helping clients develop their business and stay ahead of ever-changing industry demands. Listed on NASDAQ Copenhagen, SimCorp is a global company, regionally covering all of Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.simcorp.com.

Source

Website: https://www.sourceetf.com/en

We are an independent provider of Exchange Traded Funds, and we’re striving to make investing more accessible and affordable for everyone. We are free to work with all the best global partners – including index providers, asset managers and investment banks – so we can provide the funds you want, rather than the ones a parent company wants us to sell. As well as core funds that we believe are essential for portfolios, we also have some interesting investment strategies that you won’t find from other providers. Our independence also means that we are very competitively priced. Finally, we are completely transparent about fees, counterparty risk, securities lending and all those things that traditional funds (and some other ETF providers) like to keep you in the dark about. With us, what you see is what you get.

TMX Group Cie

Website: www.tmx.com/tmx-group/tmx-group-companies

TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, Alpha, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at https://twitter.com/tmxgroup.

TNS

Website: http://www.tnsfinancial.com

Transaction Network Services (TNS) is a highly focused managed infrastructure services provider for firms in the securities trading industry. Its robust, secure technology includes network, FIX Hub, managed hosting, co-location and cloud connectivity services.

Fully managed one-to-many connectivity to over 2000 financial community endpoints 
Reach the world’s most prominent and influential buy and sell-side institutions, market data and software vendors, exchanges and alternative trading venues across the Americas, Asia and Europe
Managed hosting and co-location at remote data centers
FIX hub for fast and seamless connectivity
Flexible and scalable connectivity to multiple cloud services
Deploy managed cross connects within key trading facilities 
24/7/365 network monitoring 
Encryption services available

Community participants include: fund managers, proprietary traders, brokers, exchanges, MTFs, ATS, ECNs and application service providers.  

Asset classes supported include: equities, foreign exchange, commodities, fixed income and derivatives instruments.

For further information, please email financial@tnsi.com, visit www.tnsfinancial.com or call +44 (0)207 336 1510


Tora Trading

Website: http://www.tora.com

TORA is a cloud-based front-to-back office global technology provider for the buy-side. TORA provides everything you need to run a fund: Portfolio, Risk, Order and Execution Management Systems, as well as Compliance and Analytics modules – all available individually, or as an integrated, unified platform.

Other software vendors talk about “the complete solution”, but simply offer separate products patched together from acquisitions. With TORA, every product is built in-house: one development team, under one roof, building great products that are fully integrated from the start.
Above all, what separates TORA is our focus on what matters to our clients:
TORA manages the hardware, software, network, integrations, data feeds, and disaster recovery – so that funds can focus on what matters most.
TORA’s flexibility ensures that the system fits your workflow – not the other way around.
TORA is an open platform that integrates with the technology or vendors you need.
TORA delivers the fastest implementation times in the industry.
TORA pricing is transparent and there are no hidden fees.

TORA has over 250 employees with offices in Jersey, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, and San Francisco. More information is available at www.tora.com.


Trade Informatics

Website: http://www.tradeinformatics.com

Trade Informatics helps institutional investors retain more of their alpha. We provide our clients the tools and insights to succeed in an increasingly competitive investment environment. We do this through rigorous quantitative trade analysis, action-oriented execution consulting, industry-leading trade cost reporting, customized systematic trading and centralized workflow management.


Tradeweb

Website: http://www.tradeweb.com/

Tradeweb is a world leader in building and operating electronic over-the-counter marketplaces. Since 1998 the company has helped transform the way that business gets done in the fixed income and derivatives markets. Tradeweb’s position as the hub of fixed income and derivatives electronic trading has been made possible through a longstanding partnership with the industry. For more information, visit our website www.tradeweb.com.
For news and information about derivatives regulation see www.derivalert.org - DerivAlert.org is powered by Tradeweb and is a central resource providing essential and timely news, commentary, research, and insight on OTC derivatives reform.

Trading Screen

Website: https://www.tradingscreen.com/

TradingScreen is the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading, and investment technology via SaaS to the financial community. TradingScreen’s goal is to simplify the complexity of markets, by consolidating all investment workflows for exchange-traded and OTC instruments on a single platform. TradingScreen brings the major, global sell-side participants, leading regional brokers and the largest Buy side firms to a common environment, delivering market access, order- and liquidity-management and Investment services. The benefit to clients is an exceptional reach across counterparties, asset classes, and geography, and a full integration of services front to back. TradingScreen provides global coverage from offices in Boston, Chicago, Geneva, Hong Kong, London, New York, Paris, São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo. For more information on TradingScreen, go to http://www.tradingscreen.com

Website: http://www.ullink.com

Ullink is a global provider of market leading multi-asset trading technology and infrastructure for buy-side and sell-side market participants, including NYFIX, one of the industry’s largest FIX based trading communities.

Trusted by over 150 of the world’s top-tier banks and brokers, the company provides consistent, reliable access to the most current and innovative trading solutions available.

Our multi-asset solutions allow you to connect to your desired markets, trade when and where you want, while being able to comply with global regulation. From our 10 offices covering all the major global financial centers, our team will advise on the best approach to address your challenges and deploy our technology.

For more information,

please contact connect@ullink.com or visit www.ullink.com.

Follow us on Twitter @Ullink_News and LinkedIn


UniCredit

Website: https://www.unicreditgroup.eu/en.html

UniCredit is a simple, pan-European commercial bank, with a fully plugged-in CIB. We have leadership positions in Italy, Germany and Austria and a strong presence in high-growth CEE countries. We deliver a unique Western, Central and Eastern European network to our client franchise through one of the largest European networks with about 7,600 branches.
 
UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking serves an extensive client base of large corporates, mid-sized companies and institutional clients out of the largest group of network banks in Western, Central and Eastern Europe with more than 3,500 professionals in 16 countries.
 
At home throughout Europe, we are the partner of choice for our clients’ increasingly sophisticated demand for Corporate Banking and Transaction Services, Structured Finance, Capital Markets and Investment Products.

Committed to long-term partnerships with clients across all sectors, our relationship managers and product specialists create tailor-made solutions in a strategic dialogue with our clients.


Verint

Website: http://uk.verint.com/

Verint® Financial Compliance solutions offer proven, reliable software for recording, indexing and retrieving voice communications across the enterprise, including the trading floor, branch office and back-office operations of financial institutions. Operating in traditional TDM and the latest generation IP telephony environments, Verint solutions help organizations comply with regulations and uncover business trends by monitoring and analyzing cross-channel communications—including mobile telephone interactions—to mitigate risk, uncover potential regulatory issues and improve operational performance.


Verne Global

Website: http://verneglobal.com

Verne Global owns and operates a highly secure, 44-acre data center campus in Keflavik, Iceland. The data center specialises in supporting a growing ecosystem of financial services organisations from both sides of the Atlantic. Benefits include:

•    Environment optimised for innovation - FinTech, RegTech, InsurTech  
•    Specialist applications supported include HPC, Analytics, AI, Grid
•    Located between key European and North American financial centres
•    Multiple global carriers & financial networks
•    100% renewable, green energy plus free cooling
•    Up to 15-year visibility on electricity pricing
•    Flexible, scalable and highly-secure infrastructure

verneglobal.com 



Vontobel Investment Banking

Website: http://www.vontobel.com

Vontobel Investment Banking possesses a wealth of knowledge and experience in all core areas of business.
Lean structures and close collaboration create synergies and form the basis for financial solutions that inspire confidence in our clients
Whether we are serving private clients or professional financial intermediaries and institutional clients such as external asset managers, banks, family offices, pension funds, investment managers or companies, Vontobel creates tailored investment solutions and offers comprehensive services.
Coupled with our product and process expertise, this makes us a strong partner in the “B2B” and “B2B4C” businesses when it comes to providing sophisticated investment solutions and partnerships.
The outstanding execution services of Bank Vontobel cover besides exchange traded instruments also the universe of FX Trading and represent one of the leading execution platforms when it comes to regulatory requirements and client expectations.

Xetra

Website: www.xetra.com

Deutsche Börse Group is one of the largest exchange organisations worldwide. It organises one of the leading cash markets in Europe and offers companies, brokers and investors access to German and international capital markets. The trading venue Xetra® is the reference market for German equities and ETFs. On Xetra trading participants profit from highest liquidity and the fair prices of a major market place. Xetra is the number one market for ETF trading with a market share of more than 33% within Europe.