Investment Technology Group (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency research broker and financial technology firm, today announced powerful new capabilities for creating visual reports in ITG TCA, the industry's leading transaction cost analysis platform.
New visual analysis capabilities empower ITG TCA users to create robust reports for both internal and external audiences with ease, including pivot tables, graphical charts and enhanced analytical frameworks. Current ITG TCA clients have immediate access to the new capabilities; no user changes are required to use the new feature.
"Our new visual analyzer tool is fast and easy to use, with drag-and-drop fields and multiple selection filters which allow TCA clients to create both scheduled and ad hoc reports covering a variety of scenarios," said Ian Domowitz, ITG Managing Director and head of Analytical Products and Research. "It provides a solid new foundation for quick report turnaround and deeper analysis of all aspects of transaction costs."
ITG TCA is the most widely used transaction cost analysis tool among institutional investors worldwide, according to Greenwich Associates. It assesses trading performance and implicit costs under a variety of market conditions, enabling traders and portfolio managers to adjust strategies, reduce costs, boost performance and potentially improve fund rankings.
 ITG TCA is used by 56% of institutions surveyed according to TCA: Ranking and Assessing the Major Providers (Greenwich Associates, August 2011)