Fidessa's solutions are underpinned by efficient end-to-end workflow. Our low-latency DMA platform provides high-performance, scalable and consistent access to 200+ global markets to support brokers in delivering the low-touch, global, multi-asset execution capabilities their clients demand. Optimised trading capabilities include smart order routing, algo trading, sophisticated analytics and powerful risk management.
Fidessa's derivatives trading platform supports futures, options, exchange-traded strategies and U.S. Treasuries. Scaling from a single regional implementation to a global deployment across multiple regions, it connects to all the major derivatives exchanges worldwide. 'Follow the sun' global order management allows an order from any office anywhere in the world to be put through the same workflow technology. Specialised derivatives algorithms are supported, including benchmark algos, advanced synthetic order types, and fully integrated risk functionality manages client limits globally. Powerful order analytics capabilities meet the increasing demands for transparency of execution.
Fidessa's Investment Management Solutions empower asset managers with mission-critical workflow platforms operating seamlessly over the entire investment lifecycle, across business lines, geographies and asset classes. A powerful analysis and order generation tool supports rapid, iterative modelling, sophisticated order generation and fully-integrated compliance checking (Portfolio Studio). Position Dynamics provides a single source of ‘position truth’ on which to base all aspects of the investment process. Minerva provides powerful order generation and management capabilities and the Direct Auction Information Service enables firms to bring the accuracy and auditability of electronic systems to virtually any negotiated agreement. ‘Active compliance' capabilities are delivered by Sentinel Portfolio Compliance, Trading Compliance and Disclosure Service. Fidessa’s Affirmation Management Service manages the trade confirmation and affirmation workflow directly with brokers, eliminating any dependency on a single centralised matching facility.
Fidessa's global connectivity network also offers unique access to the world’s largest and most valuable trading community of more than 6,000 buy-side and sell-side professionals.