2023 Award Categories

June 2023


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TradingTech Insight Awards - USA 2023 Categories and Descriptions

Nominations for TradingTech Insight Awards – USA can be made by financial institutions, our Advisory Board and the trading technology solution providers themselves in the following categories:

Best Overall Market Data Provider

Vendors of comprehensive real-time market data services and related financial information for traders via terminal or data feed/API.

Best Consolidated Market Data Feed

Vendors of consolidated market data feeds.

Best Cloud-Based Market Data Delivery Solution

Vendors of market data delivery solutions hosted in a public cloud environment.

Best Managed Services Solution for Market Data

Vendors providing market data on a managed service basis

Best Low Latency Data Feed

Vendors of low-latency data delivery systems.

Best High Performance Data Feed Handler

Vendors of low-latency data feed handlers

Best Provider of Broker Market Data

Description to follow shortly.

Best Alternative Data Consolidator

Vendors of delivery systems (feeds and platforms) for alternative data services.

Best Machine-Readable News Supplier

Vendors of machine-readable new for consumption by trading algorithms, analytics and execution systems.

Best Market Data Inventory Platform

Vendors of platforms for managing subscriptions and entitlements to market data and other financial information services.

Best Specialist Market Data Consultancy

Consultancies providing advice on sourcing and management of market data for trading firms.

Best Managed Services Solution for Trading

Vendors providing trading-related capabilities on a managed services basis.

Best Cloud Platform for Trading Applications

Cloud services providers with best environments for meeting the needs of capital markets clients.

Best Trading Analytics Platform

Vendors of analytics solutions for the trading environment.

Best Smart Trader Desktop Environment

Best provider of an intuitive open desktop environment that can integrate multiple apps and securely manage a trader’s workflow.

Best Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) Tool

Vendors of transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools.

Best Trade Reconstruction Solution

Vendors of trade reconstruction tools that can recreate market situations for evidencing best execution.

Best Market Simulation Solution

Vendors of simulations to enable back-testing of trading algorithms.

Best Trade-Reporting Solution

Vendors of trade-reporting mechanisms for compliance with MiFID II, EMIR and other regulations.

Best Buy-Side EMS

Vendors of execution management systems (EMS) to asset managers, hedge funds and other buy-side financial institutions.

Best Sell-Side EMS

Vendors of execution management systems (EMS) to investment banks, broker/dealers and other sell-side financial institutions.

Best Buy-Side OMS

Vendors of order management systems (OMS) to asset managers, hedge funds and other buy-side financial institutions.

Best Sell-Side OMS

Vendors of order management systems (OMS) to investment banks, broker/dealers and other sell-side financial institutions.

Best Trading Solution for Foreign Exchange (FX) Markets

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in currencies and FX derivatives.

Best Trading Solution for Fixed Income Markets

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in bonds, loans and interest-rate products.

Best Solution for Equities Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in listed equities and related securities.

Best Solution for Options Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in listed options.

Best Solution for Futures Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in listed futures.

Best Solution for ETF Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in exchange-traded funds.

Best Solution for Energy Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in power, oil and gas.

Best Solution for Volatility Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for volatility trading.

Best Platform for Electronic Market Making

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for market-making.

Best Solution for Workflow Automation

Vendors of solutions for automating the trading workflow.

Best Solution for Digital Assets Trading

Vendors of solutions designed specifically for trading digital assets and cryptocurrencies.

Best Matching Engine for Cryptocurrency Trading Venues

Vendors of matching engines designed specifically for venues trading cryptocurrency.

Best Solution for Sustainable Trading

Vendors of environmentally friendly trading-related solutions.

Best Pre-Trade Risk Controls Provider

Vendors of pre-trade checking systems to prevent breach of agreed trader limits.

Best Order Routing Network

Operators of networks for routing buy-side trade orders

Best Smart Order Routing Application

Vendors of smart order routing (SOR) solutions that automate the selection of best available trading venues and are designed to improve fill rates and trade execution.

Best FIX Engine Provider

Vendors of FIX protocol-based messaging infrastructure.

Best RFQ Platform

Vendors of mechanisms for issuing and responding to requests for quote

Best Enterprise Real Time Publishing Platform

Vendors of enterprise grade real-time data publishing platforms.

Best Independent Proximity Hosting Data Centre Operator

Operators of data centres supporting proximity hosting and low-latency connections to exchanges and other trading venues.

Best Time Stamping/Latency Measurement System

Vendors of solutions for measuring messaging latency across trading networks and infrastructures.

Best Trading Infrastructure Monitoring Platform

Vendors of solutions for performance monitoring and trouble-shooting for trading infrastructures.

Best High Performance Network Services

Vendors providing low-latency network services for trading connectivity.

Best Specialist Trading Technology Consultancy

Consultancies dedicated to trading technology.

Best Partner for Digital Transformation in Electronic Trading

Technology suppliers and systems integrators helping financial institutions with their digital transformation initiatives.

Best Solution for OTC Derivatives Trading

Vendors of platforms, solutions and applications for trading in OTC derivative securities.

Best Solution for Commodities Trading

To follow shortly.