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TradingScreen wins Best Trading System and Best Innovation to Manage Risk for TradeSmart and RiskHub at 2014 FOW Awards

New York, NY / ACCESSWIRE / December 10, 2014 / www.myprgenie.com / TradingScreen Inc., the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading and investment technology via SaaS, was honored for Best Trading System of the Year and Best Innovation by an Independent Software Vendor (Regulatory Change) at the 2014 Futures & Options World International Awards event in London.

FOW praised TradingScreen's products, stating, "TradingScreen's TradeSmart execution management system took home the award for Buy-side Trading System of the Year in a hotly contested category. TradeSmart is a cloud based trading system for both listed and OTC contracts. This year, TradingScreen enhanced the platform with the introduction of PairsHub, an execution interface within TradeSmart that provides easy access to the pairs trading algorithms of leading investment banks. Judges praised the innovation with one saying, 'the ability to trade complex algos and pairs in a controlled manner is essential in the migration of products from OTC to listed markets and the tools offered here are fast becoming the standard in the industry.'"

"TradingScreen's RiskHub was hailed by judges as an 'important innovation to meet the demands from a more complex market.' The RiskHub is "a revolutionary, coherent approach" to the new risk management challenges that utilises real-time global replication, in-memory position management, and sophisticated scenario analysis to track the risk in any instrument or portfolio at the time the trade is made. RiskHub was launched to helpFutures Commissions Merchants provide real-time credit checks to comply with Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act. RiskHub gives unprecedented control to the FCM's Risk Officer, reducing the cost of limit overruns, and matching the toughest regulations with ease. The TradingScreen Risk Hub solution was the first to market with a comprehensive offering to manage risk through a variety of sophisticated limits and controls and intuitive user interface."

TradingScreen has also been recognized for exemplary service to compliance and regulation at The 2014 Compliance Register Platinum Awards.

Cristina Dolan

About TradingScreen

TradingScreen is the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading, and investment technology via SaaS to the financial community. TradingScreen's goal is to simplify the complexity of markets, by consolidating all investment workflows for exchange-traded and OTC instruments on a single platform. TradingScreen brings the major, global sell-side participants, leading regional brokers and the largest Buy side firms to a common environment, delivering market access, order- and liquidity-management and Investment services. The benefit to clients is an exceptional reach across counterparties, asset classes, and geography, and a full integration of services front to back. TradingScreen was named the Best Fixed Income Trading Platform in 2014 by Wall Street Letter for the second consecutive year, in addition to winning numerous awards for best trading technology. TradingScreen provides global coverage from offices in Boston, Chicago, Geneva, Hong Kong, London, New York, Paris, São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo. For more information on TradingScreen, go to http://www.tradingscreen.com.

SOURCE: TradingScreen