The Tradetech Daily



R TS’ execution management system (EMS) is a multi-exchange, multi-asset class system allowing high volume order throughput and has a pre-trade risk management system included.


RTS’ customers include exchanges, brokers, hedge
funds, investment banks, introducing brokers, commodity trading houses,
clearing firms, proprietary trading firms, supply chain management firms.

Connectivity and functionality

The firm’s EMS connects to 135+ execution venues
and 80+ trading venues reside on the RTS global network. The EMS can handle up
to 10,000 orders per second and can be extended from conventional order types
to include algorithms.

The firm offers access to broker algorithms via its Tango
engine such as TWAP and VWAP, as well as offering the ability to create
customised algorithms. The EMS supports FIX 4.2,4.3 and 5.0.

The firm also offers native connections to Asia exchanges
including the Multi Commodity Exchange and National Commodity and Derivatives
Exchange, National Stock Exchange in India, Singapore Exchange and Singapore
Mercantile Exchange, Thailand Futures Exchange, the Osaka Securities Exchange,
Tokyo Stock Exchange, Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange
and Sydney Futures Exchange.

Sourcing options

RTS offers a complete hosted solution with nine
global data centres; Singapore, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo, Frankfurt,
London, Chicago and New York. It also offers leasing models and purchase models
and per lot models for futures trading.

Pre- and post-trade analytics

The firm has both pre-trade and post-trade features
(where supported by the exchange), including risk management at both levels and
it integrates with back office systems.

Future plans

RTS is planning on enhancing its algorithmic service offering as well as
extending its pre-trade risk over multiple locations