Technology plays an important part in the transformation of most industries, because it has the ability to break access barriers and bring down transaction costs to a fraction of what they are today. When used in the right manner, technology opens up possibilities that did not exist before. The recent acceleration in the growth of the global information economy caused by advances in information technology is challenging the ability of financial markets to adapt.
EXANTE recently attended the 4th international "EXTENT Trading Technologies Trends & Quality Assurance" conference on March 2nd, 2013. The conference participants included leading experts in software engineering which primarily work with financial instrument trading. The speakers shared their experiences of modern technologies when they develop risk control systems, disseminate market data, and optimise exchange trading. The program included the presentation by Sergey Troshin, Ph.D., Tech lead at EXANTE, who spoke about EXANTE unique platform fault tolerance mechanisms and about the major pre-trade risk check features.
At the heart of EXANTE’s trading technology is its multifunctional Automated Trading Platform (ATP): a state-of-art tool for clients who can access many markets from one account. EXANTE developed ATP from scratch, without using third-party solutions. ATP guarantees fast, stable and reliable performance. EXANTE ATP provides their clients with quick data feeds, fast data executions, and 24/7 tech support clients can get these services using both: their trading terminal and FIX connection. In addition to trading on the ATP, their clients can also use it for the real-time monitoring of their account summaries margin utilisation and trades. EXANTE ATP supports the trading of all financial instruments provided by EXANTE. EXANTE is at the forefront in making sure that’s its technology keeps ahead of its competitors, offering its client an experience which is second to none.