Press Release Summary:
Based on X_TRADERÂ® v7, TT_TRADER order entry platform features MD TraderÂ® vertical market depth display, which allows single-click trade execution. Software also offers integrated charting, analytics, and chart-based execution as well as connections to Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Euronext.liffe, and Eurex. Along with transactional billing and centralized administration, product also monitors traders' positions and supports account-based risk checking.
Original Press Release:
Trading Technologies to Launch TT_TRADER(TM) Platform for Retail Futures Traders
CHICAGO, Nov. 28 -- Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT) today announced plans to introduce TT_TRADER, a high-performance order-entry software platform designed specifically for retail futures traders. TT_TRADER is planned for production release in early 2007.
TT_TRADER is an easy-to-use, simplified interface based on X_TRADER® 7, TT's flagship order-entry platform for professional derivatives traders. TT_TRADER builds on X_TRADER's core strengths and incorporates many key X_TRADER features, including:
o Proven speed, reliability and functionality
o High-speed connections to the world's leading futures exchanges,
including the Chicago Board of Trade, Chicago Mercantile Exchange,
Euronext.liffe and Eurex, using TT's existing high-speed gateway
o The patented MD Trader® vertical market depth display, which allows
immediate reaction to the market and single-click trade execution
o Integrated charting, analytics and chart-based execution with
Unique features make TT_TRADER appropriate for retail trading applications:
o Transactional billing provides a cost-effective solution for
price-sensitive retail traders
o Architecture is scalable and easily deployable to traders in any
o Centralized administration allows for easy user set-up and management
o Integrated risk administration enables risk managers to monitor
traders' positions and supports account-based risk checking
"Exchange traded futures contracts can be excellent risk management and portfolio enhancement vehicles for retail and individual investors. TT_TRADER will empower these traders by giving them access to TT's high-performance gateways, MD Trader, integrated analytics and other core features used by our professional customers. TT_TRADER also will provide traders with an upgrade path to our X_TRADER product," said Harris Brumfield, TT's CEO.
TT_TRADER will be available through TT's global distribution network. For a complete list of TT's distributors, visit www.tradingtechnologies.com/ .
About Trading Technologies
Trading Technologies ( www.tradingtechnologies.com/ ) develops high-performance trading software for derivatives professionals, including the world's premier exchanges, money-center banks, proprietary traders, securities brokers, Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs), hedge funds and other trading institutions. The company's X_TRADER® software and related services provide direct access to the world's major derivatives exchanges. TTNET(TM), TT's Application Service Provider (ASP)/hosting solution, delivers maximum system stability and fast trade execution via hubs located close to the major exchanges in Chicago, New Jersey, London and Frankfurt. Additional data centers are planned for Tokyo and Singapore. Headquartered in Chicago, Trading Technologies maintains a worldwide presence with offices in New York, Houston, London, Frankfurt, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney. In 2004, Trading Technologies was named the best technology company to work for in Chicago by Chicago magazine and ranked third among all Chicago area employers. In 2006, TT received the prestigious Lighthouse Award from the Illinois Information Technology Association (ITA) as the leading technology company in Illinois.
Source: Trading Technologies International, Inc.
Web site: www.tradingtechnologies.com/