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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

 

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