A-Team Group Reveals Winners of 2018 Intelligent Trading Technology Awards

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The winners of this year’s A-Team Group Intelligent Trading Technology (ITT) Awards have been revealed, with winning solution and service providers named across categories from best cloud-based trading environment to best trading analytics platform and best consolidated market data feed. Consultancy categories covered best specialist trading technology consultancy and best specialist market data consultancy. A special award, sponsored by high performance network services firm BSO, celebrated Fintech Innovation.

The A-Team ITT Awards recognise excellence in trading solutions and services for capital markets and focus on vendors and consultancies providing exceptional trading infrastructure, trading technology and market data solutions. This year’s awards received a large volume of votes and celebrated not only winning vendors of trading technology solutions, but also highly commended providers that came very close in the voting. A complete list of winners and highly commended vendors can be found below.

The awards were presented to winning organisations by Andrew Delaney, president and chief content officer at A-Team Group, during a celebratory drinks reception following the company’s 2018 Intelligent Trading Technology Summit in New York City.

Delaney says: “Congratulations to the winners of our 2018 ITT awards and thank you to all the companies that entered their trading technology solutions, services and consultancy expertise. It is my pleasure to present the awards to some of the high-flyers helping trading organisations maximise their potential while remaining compliant.”

A-Team Group Intelligent Trading Technology award winners

Category

Award winner

Best Low Latency Data Feed – Direct

RedlineFeed

Best Low Latency Data Feed – Managed

Thomson Reuters Elektron as a Service

Best Consolidated Market Data Feed

Bloomberg B-Pipe

Best High Performance Data Feed Handler – Software

Vela

Best High Performance Data Feed Handler – Software

RedlineFeed – Highly Commended

Best High Performance Data Feed Handler – Hardware

NovaSparks

Best High Performance Market Access Solution

Enyx – nxAccess

Best Machine-Readable News Supplier

RavenPack

Best Alternative Data Provider

Estimize

Best Cloud-Based Data Solution

BMLL Technologies

Best Cloud-Based Data Solution

SteelEye – Highly Commended

Best Market Data Provider

Bloomberg

Best Market Data Inventory Platform

MDSL

Best Specialist Market Data Consultancy

3d innovations

Best Trading Analytics Platform

OneTick Analytics

Best Broker-Supplied Algorithm Suite

ITG Algorithms

Best Electronic Agency Broker Execution

Instinet

Best Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) Tool for Best Execution

Dash 360

Best Trade Reconstruction Solution for Best Execution

Fonetic / Trade Comms Suite

Best Trade Reconstruction Solution for Best Execution

Shield FC / Shield 2.0 – Highly Commended

Best Time-Stamping / Latency Measurement System

Corvil

Best Time-Stamping / Latency Measurement System

Solarflare – Highly Commended

Best Sell-Side EMS

Horizon Software

Best Buy-Side EMS

Portware Enterprise

Best Sell-Side OMS

smartTrade

Best Buy-Side OMS

Fidessa IMS

Best Smart Order Routing System

Itiviti-Ullink UL Smart

Best Pre-Trade Risk Controls Provider

Hyannis Port Research

Best Market Access Gateway

PrimeXM / XCore

Best Cloud-Based Trading Environment

IPC Systems

Best Trading and Risk Management System for Post Trade

FIS

Best Trading and Risk Management System for Post Trade

Calypso – Highly Commended

Best Proximity Hosting Data Centre

Equinix

Best Trading Infrastructure Monitoring Platform

Metamako

Best Trading Infrastructure Monitoring Platform

Corvil – Highly Commended

Best High Performance Network Services

BSO

Best Managed Services for Trading

Pico

Best Managed Services for Trading

QuantHouse – Highly Commended

Best Specialist Trading Technology Consultancy

Citihub Consulting

BSO Award for Fintech Innovation

Market EarlyBird

BSO Award for Fintech Innovation

Features Analytics – Highly Commended