TradingScreen’s Mrkets subsidiary is partnering with bitcoin futures and options exchange Deribit to enable institutional investors to trade cryptocurrency options for the first time on the Markts platform. Deribit, which claims to own around 70% of the open interest of the BTC crypto options market and approximately 80% of the traded options volume, will connect directly into […]
TradingScreen (TS) has announced a partnership and product integration between its order and execution management system (OEMS) Markts and digital asset exchange Seed Digital Commodities Market. The agreement will provide traders with access to new digital asset classes and currencies through a centralised network for institutional market participants. Additionally, TS says Markts will look to further […]
Order and execution management system (OEMS) provider TradingScreen (TS), has signed a strategic partnersip with digital currency trading platform Mainbloq, to integrate former’s TradeSmart with the latter’s cryptocurrency trading technology. Driving the partnership, the firms say, is increasing demand among the buy-side to trade multi-asset classes via one centralised platform, enabling greater operational efficiencies and […]
Order and execution management system provider TradingScreen has been selected by UK investment management firm, Royal London Asset Management (RLAM). The partnership will allow RLAM to trade across multi-asset classes within its £130 billion portfolio via one centralised platform, offering greater operational efficiencies and therefore more time to focus on execution quality. RLAM will also […]
TradingScreen has announced a certified integration with ThinkFolio, IHS Markit’s investment management platform, ensuring that mutual clients benefit from a standardised and certified interface between the two platforms which will provide scalability and reduce costs, the firm says. The certification offers ThinkFolio clients access to TradingScreen’s EMS functionality that can be quickly adopted as a SaaS […]
Tom Mullooly has joined order and execution management system provider Tora as head of US sales. He joins from TradingScreen where he spent just over two years as FX sales director for the US – prior to that he worked at BidFX and EBS, having joined the latter firm from an almost 14 year career […]
Singapore Exchange (SGX), has acquired a 20% stake in BidFX, including an option for additional shares to gain a controlling interest, for a total cash consideration of $25 million.BidFX was spun off as a division of TradingScreen (TS), a provider of a multi-asset execution and order management systems, in January 2017. It offers a cloud-based, front-end trading platform aimed at helping hedge funds, traditional asset managers and regional banks trade, improve access to liquidity, generate alpha and simplify workflows. Its liquidity aggregation platform supports FX spot, swaps and forwards for G10 and Asian currencies.SGX says that the investment is part of its strategy to build core pillars of growth across multiple asset classes, while BidFX indicates that it plans to utilise the funds to further grow its reach and offering among institutional investors.
John McGrath has joined TradingScreen as an FX sales manager, based in London.
In this new role he will be reporting in to Jean-Philippe Malé, the regional manager for EMEA and the chief executive of Galaxy, TradingScreen’s pan-European fixed income multilateral trading facility,
McGrath joins TradingScreen following his resignation as sales manager for the UK and Ireland at 360T last year, where he set up the 360T UK presence and managed the institutional sales team in the region.
“We are very pleased to welcome John as part of our FX team. TS is making a big investment in foreign exchange in 2017,” says Malé.
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Jessica Brown has joined TradingScreen as the Americas head of FX sales. She is based in New York. Prior to this appointment, her two most recent roles have been vice president, sales at Flextrade (2014-2016) and vice president, derivatives clearing services at BNP Paribas (2012-2014), according to her LinkedIn profile. TradingScreen is a cloud-based EMS […]