FlexTrade Connects to SIX Swiss Exchange
GREAT NECK, NY, May 17, 2012 – FlexTrade Systems, a global leader in broker-neutral, multi-asset execution and order management systems, today announced it has become an approved Independent Software Vendor (ISV) with SIX Swiss Exchange.
FlexTrade will provide direct access to SIX Swiss Exchange via its award-winning execution management system (EMS), FlexTRADER, which is a multi-asset trading solution with pre-defined strategies and tactics for both portfolio and single stock trading. The platform provides organically developed real-time and post-trade analytics (FlexTQM), predictive analytics (FlexEdge) as well as risk and cost optimized portfolio trade scheduling (FlexPTS); advanced integrations with major OMSs; integrated real-time allocations and cash management; smart order routing; a fully integrated high performance Complex Event Processing (CEP) engine; commission management; complete transaction and IOI quality management, a dynamic strategy matrix.
“It’s an honour to become a certified ISV with SIX Swiss Exchange,” said Vikas Kedia, managing director of FlexTrade’s EMEA office in London. “We are fully committed to providing the exchange and its members with the latest in state-of-the-art risk management and trading technology software.”
About SIX Swiss Exchange
SIX Swiss Exchange is a leading regulated securities exchange in Europe and unrivalled in the life science area. As a key pillar of the Swiss financial sector’s infrastructure, it is an ideal listing location and helps create the best possible trading conditions, connecting investors, issuers and participants from across the world. It forms the efficient and transparent reference market for trading in its attractive segments of equities, bonds, ETFs, ETPs and securitised derivatives (via Scoach). It invests continually in high-performance exchange technology. Its trading platform supports multiple currencies and features an impressive selection of modular connection options as well as low latency and high capacity. As a reliable, well connected and highly engaged partner, SIX Swiss Exchange enables the success of its customers.
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
About FlexTrade Systems, Inc.
Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems Inc. is the industry pioneer in broker-neutral algorithmic trading platforms for equities, foreign exchange and listed derivatives. With offices in North America, Europe and Asia, FlexTrade has a worldwide client base spanning more than 150 buy- and sell-side firms, including many of the largest investment banks, hedge funds, asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers. For more information, visit FlexTrade Systems at www.flextrade.wpengine.com or follow news of the company on Twitter at www.twitter.com/flextrade.