2023 Award Categories
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.