Service Providers

TRADING TECHNOLOGY

Ascent

Ascent develops cloud-based solutions that help firms identify, track, and manage a firm’s relevant regulatory compliance obligations. In an era of changing and expanding rules and regulations, Ascent’s aim is to decrease the cost of compliance for for customers via cloud-based tools developed specifically for compliance personnel.

By marrying new technologies with the prescriptive nature of regulation, we create novel methods to helps firms comply with regulations that apply to their firm, all at a fraction of the cost of existing solutions.

http://www.ascent.is/
ATEO Finance
200 S Wacker Dr., Suite 3100, Chicago, IL
60606

ATEO Finance’s Post Trade technology has been serving the ETD industry since 2000.
Our TEO Derivatives solution (a global blotter) and LISA Clearing Engine (a matching and allocation engine) help market participants (FCMs, Broker-Dealers, Proprietary trading firms, IBs …) automate all of their trade monitoring, allocation processing, risk control and client confirmations.
Connectivity to over 50 different exchanges, all major CCPs, Execution platforms, 3rd party systems and other ISVs, as well as certified connectivity to some major FCMs are at the core of our service offering.

http://www.ateofinance.com/
(312) 656-6109
Barchart

As part of our partnership with NIBA, Barchart.com, Inc. is happy to extend discounts of 20% to NIBA members on various Barchart and Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) products and services. Barchart and CRB also offer affiliate programs where you can directly offer our services to your clients and prospects for lead generation as well as revenue sharing.

Barchart's services include integrated website content like futures quotes, charts and news, website hosting and management, real-time front-end applications like Barchart WebStation for quotes, charts, analysis and trading, as well as data feeds and historical data.

CRB's products include a variety of publications, research and data services like Trends in Futures, CRB TrendTrader, CRB DataCenter, Futures Market Service and CRB Commodity Yearbook.

AgriCharts, a division of Barchart.com, provides website hosting including market data, charts, news, and weather. As a NIBA member you will receive 20% off your website hosting service with AgriCharts.

http://www.barchartmarketdata.com/
312-506-8705
10250 Constellation Blvd. 23rd Floor | Suite: 2300
Century City, CA
90067

Cornerstone Trading Corp., an alternative asset investment firm. Advisory, sub-advisory, funds and qualified private clients may access the most liquid firm-to-firm trading portals in the industry. Gain exposure to Asset-Backed Tax Receivables, via our trading platform.

1-800-222-4636
CQG Inc.

CQG provides high-performance trade routing, global market data, and advanced technical analysis. CQG partners with more than one hundred FCM environments and provides Direct Market Access to more than forty exchanges through its global network of co-located Hosted Exchange Gateways. CQG’s server-side order management tools for spreading, market aggregation, and smart orders are unsurpassed for speed and ease-of-use. CQG's market data feed consolidates more than seventy-five sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fixed income, foreign exchange, and equities as well as data on debt securities, industry reports, and financial indices.

http://cqg.com
(312) 939-3930
FIS

About FIS Operations & Technology

FIS empowers investment banks and securities brokers around the world to adapt and react to market challenges and opportunities, regulatory changes and global complexities to foster increased profitability and competitive advantage. With deep and broad industry expertise across securities as well as listed and cleared OTC derivatives, FIS delivers a cross-asset solution suite that automates middle- and back-office processes and workflows including derivatives reconciliation with exchanges and central counterparties, and daily settlement and contract data coverage for more than 80 derivatives exchanges. FIS’ post-trade clearance and settlement solutions drive process and data standardization and integrate with other FIS solutions trading, securities financing, collateral management and risk and compliance. FIS’ proven managed services and the FIS Derivatives Utility enable firms to transform the economics, scale and efficiency of their clearing businesses by reducing operational complexity, risk and cost.

About FIS

FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, capital markets, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, consulting, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 55,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. Providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. For more information about FIS, visit www.fisglobal.com.
Follow us on Facebook (facebook.com/FIStoday) and Twitter (@FISGlobal).

646-445-1079
OptionsCity

OptionsCity Software, founded in 2006, powers the trading, risk management and analytics needs of futures and options traders, market makers, financial institutions and other market participants worldwide. OptionsCity is a certified Independent software vendor and a leading source of electronic options trading volume on global derivatives exchanges.

OptionsCity offers two major platforms with accompanying support for customization: Metro NOW and CityTrader. Metro NOW - a high performance, web-deployed options trading platform that allows users to build and buy, taking advanced off-the-shelf software and adding a growing library of custom in-house widgets. CityTrader - a straightforward solution for any trader; easy-to-use, cloud-based platform offers advanced functionality. In addition, OptionsCity offers City API to customize your trading platform or software.

http://www.optionscity.com
OptionWorks

OptionWorks® Research offers unique insight into futures options available nowhere else. Subscribers enjoy access to a database of option information and daily trading strategies.
A subscription to OptionWorks® Research includes access to :

Daily Strategy Report
The OptionWorks® Daily Strategy Report delivers detailed trading ideas for ten major US futures markets. Indicators for trend, volatility and skew are calculated from the OptionWorks Volatility Database and are used to develop strategies that best take advantage of current market conditions. Risk and Target levels for each strategy are also included to assist in trade management.

Option Calculator
The OptionWorks® Volatility Dashboard provides a online window into the OptionWorks® Volatility Database. Current implied volatility levels, risk-reversals, and butterflies are available for 40+ markets worldwide for all expirations and selected OTC tenors. Available charts include underlying price, historical and implied volatility, skew, percentiles, and term structure.

Volatility Dashboard
The OptionWorks® Option Calculator prices index, equity, foreign exchange, and futures options under almost any market condition imaginable. Results for long or short option premium, profit & loss, and all sensitivities (“Greeks”) can be displayed in either graphical or tabular form. An intuitive interface allows for pricing scenarios to be customized, printed and saved locally.

Subscriptions and publications are also available as white-label products.

Separate volatility database subscriptions are also available through Quandl at www.quandl.com/owf.

http://www.optionworks.com
+1 (312) 922-7882

OptionWorks® Research offers unique insight into futures options available nowhere else.

Subscribers enjoy access to a database of option information and daily trading strategies.

 

A subscription to OptionWorks® Research includes access to :

 

Daily Strategy Report The OptionWorks® Daily Strategy Report delivers detailed trading ideas for ten major US futures markets. Indicators for trend, volatility and skew are calculated from the OptionWorks Volatility Database and are used to develop strategies that best take advantage of current market conditions. Risk and Target levels for each strategy are also included to assist in trade management.

Volatility Dashboard The OptionWorks® Volatility Dashboard provides a online window into the OptionWorks® Volatility Database. Current implied volatility levels, risk-reversals, and butterflies are available for 40+ markets worldwide for all expirations and selected OTC tenors. Available charts include underlying price, historical and implied volatility, skew, percentiles, and term structure.

Option Calculator The OptionWorks® Option Calculator prices index, equity, foreign exchange, and futures options under almost any market condition imaginable. Results for long or short option premium, profit & loss, and all sensitivities (“Greeks”) can be displayed in either graphical or tabular form. An intuitive interface allows for pricing scenarios to be customized, printed and saved locally.Separate volatility database subscriptions are also available through Quandl at www.quandl.com/owf.
Subscriptions and publications are also available as white-label products.

Applied Research
312-922-7882
222 South Riverside Plaza
Suite 1100
Chicago, IL
60606
https://www.tradingtechnologies.com/
312-476-1000