Buy-side Awards 2021

EMS Awards 2021

Algorithmic Trading Awards 2021

Editors’ Choice Awards 2021

Buy-side Awards 2021

Trader of the year (long-only)

  • Stuart Campbell, BlueBay Asset Management
  • Greg Corrigan, Legal & General Investment Management
  • Louise Drummond, abrdn
  • Laimonas Staskus, BlackRock
  • Simon Steward, Capital Group

Trader of the year (hedge fund)

  • Trevor Dobson, Marshall Wace
  • Alex Jenkins, Polar Capital
  • Gavin Murphy, Squarepoint Capital
  • Richard Pearson, Eleva Capital
  • Nicolas Steinbach, AQR Capital Management

Trading desk of the year

  • Bestinver, Alex Roselló
  • Federated Hermes, Dan Nicholls
  • Fidelity Investment Management, Tom Stevenson
  • Groupama Asset Management, Eric Heliene
  • Invesco, Paul Squires

Multi-asset trading desk of the year

  • Aegon Asset Management, Kirstie MacGillivray
  • Allianz Global Investors, Eric Boess
  • AXA Investment Managers, Yannig Loyer
  • BNP Paribas Asset Management, Inés de Trémiolles
  • State Street Global Advisors, Graham Sorrell

Mid-cap trading desk of the year

  • Baillie Gifford, Adam Conn
  • Barings, Louisa Paul
  • Jupiter Asset Management, Spencer Copp
  • Norges Bank Investment Management, Emil Framnes
  • Royal London Asset Management, Christopher Hughes

Buy-side market structure

  • Cathy Gibson, Ninety One
  • Christoph Hock, Union Investment
  • Stéphane Marie-François, Unigestion Asset Management
  • Matthew McLoughlin, Liontrust Asset Management
  • Richard Worrell, Janus Henderson

EMS Awards 2021

Best market access

  • FactSet Portware
  • FlexTrade
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Best platform adaptability

  • FactSet Portware
  • Neovest
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Best platform consistency

  • FactSet Portware
  • Instinet Newport
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Best platform reliability

  • FactSet Portware
  • Instinet Newport
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Best user experience

  • Instinet Newport
  • Neovest
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Overall outperformer

  • FactSet Portware
  • Instinet Newport
  • TORA
  • Virtu Triton

Algorithmic Trading Awards 2021

Best trading performance

  • Berenberg
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • Kepler Cheuvreux
  • Redburn

Best access to market:

  • Barclays
  • Bernstein
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • Liquidnet

Best price improvement capabilities:

  • Berenberg
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • Kepler Cheuvreux
  • Liquidnet

Best FX capabilities:

  • Bank of America
  • Barclays
  • JP Morgan
  • RBC Capital Markets

Best large-cap provider:

  • Berenberg
  • Exane BNP Paribas
  • Instinet
  • Virtu

Best ETF capabilities:

  • Berenberg
  • Instinet
  • Kepler Cheuvreux
  • Liquidnet

Best dark pool capabilities:

  • Barclays
  • Liquidnet
  • Redburn
  • Virtu

Overall outperformer:

  • Barclays
  • Berenberg
  • Bernstein
  • Exane BNP Paribas

Editors’ Choice Awards 2021

Outstanding exchange group

  • Cboe Global Markets
  • Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing
  • ICE
  • London Stock Exchange Group

Outstanding equities trading venue

  • Aquis Exchange MTF
  • Cboe Europe
  • Deutsche Börse Xetra
  • Turquoise

Outstanding dark trading venue

  • Liquidnet
  • POSIT, Virtu Financial
  • Sigma X, Goldman Sachs
  • SwissAtMid, SIX

Outstanding fixed income trading venue

  • Bloomberg MTF
  • Dealerweb, Tradeweb
  • Open Trading, MarketAxess
  • UBS Bond Port

Outstanding FX trading venue

  • Cboe FX
  • CME EBS
  • Euronext FX
  • LSEG Refinitiv FXall

Outstanding derivatives exchange group

  • CME Group
  • Eurex
  • ICE
  • Nasdaq

Outstanding alternative liquidity provider

  • Citadel Securities
  • Flow Traders
  • Jane Street
  • XTX Markets

Outstanding post-trade services provider

  • CLS
  • DTCC
  • Eurex
  • LCH

Outstanding market data provider

  • Bloomberg
  • IHS Markit
  • Parameta Solutions, TP ICAP
  • Refinitiv

Outstanding trading technology provider

  • FlexTrade
  • ION Markets
  • OpenFin
  • TS Imagine

Broker trading desk of the year

  • Citi
  • Jefferies
  • JP Morgan
  • UBS