Introducing a managed service powered by QuantLINK and QuantFEED
Stockholm, Sweden, 18 March 2013 — Tbricks, the provider of next generation automated trading systems, today announced Tbricks OnDemand. Go from concept to launch with no installation, no overhead, no hardware investments. Tbricks OnDemand is powered by QuantLINK and QuantFEED from S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time solutions.
Tbricks OnDemand is a fully managed trading infrastructure with native connectivity, or DMA and normalised market data through QuantFEED, to major cash and derivatives exchanges, MTFs and brokers. Built with colocation in mind for professional traders and market makers, it is a complete package encompassing network, hardware, market data and order routing.
“Offering Tbricks as a managed service enables our clients to focus exclusively on their core business and leaving all matters concerning their technology infrastructure to us” said Jonas Hansbo, CEO, Tbricks. “By using Tbricks as a managed service supplier, our clients benefit from a greatly reduced need for internal technology resources, reduced operational risk and time to market benefits.”
“The inclusion of QuantLINK and QuantFEED into Tbricks will provide its clients with distinguishing competitive advantage in terms of flexibility, low latency and performance” concluded Stephane Leroy, Vice-President, Head of Global Real Time Solutions at S&P Capital IQ. “Tbricks’ decision to employ S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time solutions, once again demonstrates the quality and reliability of our services, as recognized by the market.”
QuantLINK is a trading infrastructure combining QuantHouse proprietary fiber optic network interconnecting the heart of the exchanges with proximity hosting at the source. QuantFEED is the company’s end-to-end ultra-low latency normalized market data feed.
Tbricks OnDemand can be used both by firms wishing to outsource their entire Tbricks infrastructure as well as those looking to add new market access to their existing Tbricks deployment.
Tbricks OnDemand services are immediately available in Stockholm, London, Frankfurt and Chicago.
Tbricks provides the next-generation trading system that puts the power in the hands of the trader. Tbricks delivers an open, solid and very fast core platform complemented by a rich set of trading apps. Tbricks supports premier trading and market making institutions in Europe and North America since 2008. For more information, please visit www.tbricks.com.
About S&P Capital IQ
S&P Capital IQ, a business line of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE:MHP), is a leading provider of multi-asset class and real time data, research and analytics to institutional investors, investment and commercial banks, investment advisors and wealth managers, corporations and universities around the world. We provide a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track performance, generate alpha, and identify new trading and investment ideas, and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop solutions such as the S&P Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope Advisor desktops; enterprise solutions such as S&P Capital IQ Valuations, and Compustat; and research offerings, including Leveraged Commentary & Data, Global Markets Intelligence, and company and funds research, S&P Capital IQ sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today’s investors need. For more information, please visit www.capitaliq.com
QuantHouse, a part of S&P Capital IQ, is the global provider of market data and end-to-end systematic trading solutions. Its international offerings include low latency market data (QuantFEED), automated trading platform (QuantFACTORY) and proximity hosting low latency order routing (QuantLINK) to buy- and sell-side and technology companies, as well as exchanges and MTFs. QuantHouse has over 120 clients, 16 global data centres, 45 direct exchange connections and 90 total exchange data feeds. For more information, please visit www.quanthouse.com
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