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FlexTrade Systems – FlexFX

FlexTrade Systems – FlexFX

SalesEmail:,, sales_asia@flextrade.comTel: Americas - 516 627 8993

Key functionality

FlexFX is a broker-neutral trading platform that
provides an assortment of tools for implementing trading strategies, including
user-defined analytics for quantitative trading and order management. The
system operates as a real-time risk management tool and allows traders to
create individual trading strategies with fully customisable analytics and
visual alarms coupled with integrated quantitative capabilities, smart order
routing connectivity and real-time data.

Key features include

Algorithmic trading:
Event handling software used to capture and trigger algorithm including
movement in price, P&L.

Cross-asset trading
FX (spot, forwards, non-deliverable forwards [NDFs] and
swaps), futures, equities and equity-listed options.

Streaming and RFQ
For spot, forward, NDFs and swap streaming prices with full
depth of book.

Full STP Integration:
Automated real-time give-ups to major FX prime brokerages, in-house middle/back
office systems and other third-party vendors, open architecture for black box
trading and integration with in-house order management/risk management systems.
Scalable and configurable for multiple traders over a network. FlexFX runs on
Sun Solaris, Linux and Windows NT operating systems.

Market coverage

FlexFX is integrated and certified with more than
50 different liquidity provider pricing application programming interfaces
including banks, electronic communication networks and exchanges.


Customer support

FlexTrade maintains a global staff of over 200 on a
5 1/2 x 24 basis. System guides and manuals are provided to all clients and
both on-site and training via phone/WebEx is available.


Clients can access an algorithm library or develop
their own rules, strategies and algorithms, and the trading interface can be
customised, as can live and time specific reporting functionality.