HSBC Futures Singapore has signed a software licensing agreement with CQG, a supplier of trade execution and analytics, to allow the broker to supply CQG trading front-ends to clients and internal trading desks.
Customers and proprietary traders will be able to route orders to exchanges using CQG Trader and CQG Integrated Client, the supplier's trading platform, which combines consolidated market data with order execution and decision-making tools.
Clients of HSBC Futures Singapore will be able to trade commodities, equity index derivatives and foreign exchange futures on a range of venues including CME Globex, NYSE Liffe, Eurex, the Osaka Stock Exchange, the Tokyo Stock Exchange and the Singapore Exchange.
“CQG continues to expand in the Asia-Pacific market space and our relationship with HSBC is a significant step in our growth in the region,” said Leighton Andrew, head of sales for Asia-Pacific at CQG. “We look forward to providing HSBC's traders with an exceptional product and superior service.”
“We are very happy to have signed this agreement which allows us to offer a new solution to our clients in the region,” added Emmanuel Faure, head of business development and sales, Asia-Pacific, HSBC. “The extension of additional trading portals will provide our clients with further access to exchange-traded products for risk management, investment, and hedging solutions.”