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Talking Trading Technology: This BrokerDealer Has Buyside Clients’ Back

marketsmedia logoBelow extract courtesy of 08 Dec edition of MarketsMedia.com; reporting by Steve Marlin

Agency Broker WallachBeth Raises Tech Bar

WallachBeth Capital, a provider of institutional execution for buy-side investment managers, recently appointed quantitative trading veteran Matthew Rowley to the newly created role of chief technology officer, signaling the firm’s commitment to delivering customized services that address specific and often complex order-execution and related business-process needs.

The company’s founders, Michael Wallach and David Beth, “have a vision of the industry becoming even more technologically driven,” Rowley told Markets Media.

Matt Rowley, WallachBeth
Matt Rowley, WallachBeth

Rowley joined WallachBeth from Crédit Agricole Cheuvreux, where he was credited with helping the firm attain a leadership position in the global electronic brokerage space. more

Trading Technology Vendor Touches ETF Space; Game-Change Create/Redeem Widget for APs and Execution Desks

MarketsMuse team picked up on recent news release from broker-neutral OMEX Trading Systems that included a brief mention of a new feature [built by special request] that analyzes whether its cheaper to effect a “create” vs. executing in the ETF cash market, and implements the create through a basket-trade application.

Other new system enhancements from this boutique trading system and DMA provider include an assortment of new FIX connections to various clearing and custodian destinations, an updated menu of algorithms, a widget for multi-custodian trade allocation, DMA to futures markets, more listed options trading tools (including unlimited-leg option spread orders), updates to charting and Level II displays, and a range of updates to the OMEX back-office, accounting, compliance and risk management modules.

According to OMEX Chief Operating Officer John Houlahan, “Its becoming harder for us to stay “below-the-radar”, only because we are increasingly displacing various trading system vendors who merely offer components, as opposed to an all-in-one solution that delivers uniquely robust front-end DMA, OMS and EMS functions, as well comprehensive risk management tools, compliance, reporting and accounting modules for broker-dealers, as well as for select hedge funds and RIAs.”  Keep reading for the link to the release.. Continue reading