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Brazil:BM&FBOVESPA joins TradingScreen’s TradeNet

São Paulo — May 05, 2011, TradingScreen, the premier provider of global execution management systems (EMS), announced today that it has completed certification by the BM&FBOVESPA to provide low latency multi-asset class direct market access (DMA) order flow through its trading platform from its local data center in São Paulo.

TradingScreen’s expansion of its Brazilian markets offering will bring the local and global Buy Side community full coverage of listed financial instruments supported by BM&FBOVESPA, including commodities and financia l derivatives. The creation of this local trading node is a milestone in market access efficiency and outlines the strong commitment of TradingScreen to continue to be the reference ASP trading system and the leader in presence and connectivity in all markets around the world.

TradingScreen brings its community of global sell side participants and leading regional brokers to a common environment. The benefit to clients is an exceptional reach across counterparties, products, geography and services ranging from execution to algorithmic trading services, prime brokerage and clearing. Its ASP (Application Service Provider) model enables a rapid deployment and activation of users into live trading through a flexible range of execution management interfaces screen, FIX or API based.

The new TradingScreen solution will allow International Institutional investors to access Brazilian markets through local Brazilian and international brokers connected to Trade Net, TradingScreen’s global proprietary multi-broker network using a broker intermediated or broker sponsored model. The integration will also provide the opportunity for the local Asset Manager community to avoid high latency linked to long round trip to foreign data centers.

TradingScreen supports its LATAM operations from local offices in São Paulo and provides 24×6 client support in Portuguese covering all the main financial centres across the globe.

Commenting on the agreement, Philippe Buhannic, CEO of TradingScreen said:

“Our buy side and sell side clients had long been requesting a low latency, local access to the BM&FBOVESPA infrastructure based on an ASP model. TradingScreen has made this possible while maintaining its proven simplicity of deployment. We are very happy to lead the markets once again to new levels of efficiency.  The client’s feedback on this implementation has been phenomenal.”

“Adva nced connectivity resources greatly facilitate cross-border communication and trading on a global scale within the current financial scenario. Creating a common and safe environment which connects investors to Brazilian markets is a step forward in positioning Brazil as an international financial hub for equities, commodities and other futures contracts,” added Cícero Vieira Neto, BM&FBOVESPA Chief Operating Officer.

Source: Trading Screen, 05.05.2011

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TradingScreen launches TradeSmart X

New York, London, Hong Kong, Tokyo -September 23, 2009-  TradingScreen, Inc. (“TradingScreen”), the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS) announced today that TradeSmart X, the next generation version of its multi-broker multi-asset class flagship front-end will be showcased at the TradingScreen Tenth Year Anniversary Party on Thursday September 24th at the New York Nasdaq MarketSite and made available for release on September 25th.

TradeSmart X has been designed to provide a more intuitive and richer user experience. The new TradeSmart X integrates into a single interface major functionality enhancements for liquidity access; execution management; cross-asset class trading and reporting delivered with a new look and feel.

“TradeSmart X follows TradingScreen’s commitment to providing open, innovative and easily deployable trading solutions.  We have worked very hard at rethinking the trading interface concept and designed a product capable of meeting the ever growing challenges of liquidity fragmentation, strategy trading, low latency and workflow integration faced by traders today. TradeSmart X redefines the user experience through a complete modularization of the application, improved usability and offers a functionality to integrate the client’s own proprietary applications.

TradeSmart X also allows real-time upgrades and easier installation while adopting a very innovative use of the client’s desk top real estate”, commented Philippe Buhannic, CEO of TradingScreen, Inc. “Once again, TradeSmart sets the standard in the EMS space by bringing together speed, agility, simplicity, reach, power and stability. We are very proud to mark the tenth anniversary of the market’s first EMS by introducing our best version of TradeSmart to date”.

TradingScreen’s flagship product, TradeSmart, is a customizable front-end GUI (Graphical User Interface) that enables buy-side clients to trade a broad portfolio of financial instruments, around the clock, on any market and with a wide range of counterparties. TradeSmart is unique in its ability to aggregate multiple-dealers and multiple asset-classes (listed and OTC) onto a single screen format for electronic order routing. Its ASP (Application Service Provider) model enables very rapid deployment and activation of users into live trading and incorporates the most comprehensive and intuitive access to the proprietary algorithmic trading strategies offered by the leading global brokers. TradeSmart also makes available a number of modules that support other execution and order management activities such as Basket Trading, Pre and Post Trade Analysis, Allocations, Positions and P&L tracking. TradeSmart connects to all of the leading portfolio and order management systems to ensure complete integration into the workflow of the buy-side institution.

Over the past 10 years, TradingScreen has become the system of choice to equip the institutional buy-side trader across all client segments: Traditional Asset Managers, Alternative Investment Managers and Wealth Managers.

TradeSmart X will be introduced to the global trading community as part the TradingScreen Tenth Anniversary celebrations taking place in all the major global financial centers.

Source: Trading Screen, 23.09.2009

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