SDS Financial Technologies, a leading provider of electronic trading solutions and market data, today announced the availability of SDS Trader - the company's next generation direct market access platform.
This new technologically advanced trading platform will be launched in mid-June and will include domestic equities and options. Phase two of the rollout will occur later in the year with plans to integrate futures.
SDS Trader is a multi-asset class trading platform with direct exchange connectivity and risk management for both the buy side and sell side. The system was designed to provide the professional trader with the advanced technology necessary to succeed.Advanced Technology Provides Traders with Competitive-Edge
SDS Trader provides brokers/dealers with a complete, turnkey, state-of-the-art trading solution that combines all the critical elements they require such as order-entry, order management, position management, client account information, risk management, research, quotes, market data and charting.
Key features of SDS Trader include:
Moving Markets Forward with Flexible Trading Options
- Reliable, real-time market data
- Direct market access
- Broker neutral trading
- Sophisticated trading functionality including VMAP, Basket, Pegged and Reserve orders
- Algorithmic trading capabilities
- Real-time P&L
- Centralized and dynamic real-time risk management
- FIX Interface
SDS Trader is not affiliated with any brokerage firms and is easily customizable to the trader’s specific requirements. Advanced trading functionality is standard and single click trading is available from any window. SDS Trader offers several product features that allow for quick reversal of positions to cancel all orders, auto-lock and auto-stop loss and discovery of holdings across all accounts with rapid order aggregation holdings into an order ticket and later trade allocation.
"We are pleased with the development and launch of SDS Trader and we are confident that firms will gain a competitive advantage from this extremely powerful and highly flexible direct market access trading platform," says Peter Maragos, Managing Director of SDS Financial Technologies. "SDS Trader reaffirms our commitment to growth and vision to deliver innovative and customized information and transaction solutions to the financial marketplace."