SINGAPORE, September 20, 2018 — Straits Financial Services Pte. Ltd. (Straits Financial), a leading Singapore-based brokerage, and Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT), a global provider of high-performance professional trading software, today announced Straits Financial has contracted with Trading Technologies to distribute the TT futures trading platform. In doing so, Straits Financial’s global customer base now has access to TT’s robust suite of advanced trading tools, including the industry-leading MD Trader®, Autospreader®, ADL®, Spread Matrix, and charting and analytics functionality, for superior execution.
“We are committed to providing the highest level of service and solutions to our growing customer base in the wider Asia/Pacific region. By partnering with Trading Technologies, we’re confident that we’re providing the latest and most sophisticated technology for our clients,” said Susan Quek, Head of Futures at Straits Financial.
Mark Pottle, Regional Executive Sales Director at Trading Technologies, said “We’re thrilled to bring TT’s professional trading tools and enhanced execution services to Straits Financial’s customers. Through our partnerships with leading regional brokers, such as Straits Financial, we’re further solidifying TT’s commitment to the Asia/Pacific region.”
TT’s privately managed colocated infrastructure spans five continents, delivering secure, direct market access and superior trade execution from anywhere in the world. Designed specifically for professional traders, TT incorporates a broad array of customizable tools to accommodate trading strategies that range from manual point-and-click trading to low-double-digit microsecond automated order entry.
About Straits Financial Group
Headquartered in Singapore, Straits Financial Group is the brokerage house under CWT Pte Limited that offers a full spectrum of derivatives & OTC products, including trade facilitation for physical commodities. Established affiliate offices are in Chicago, New Jersey, Shanghai and in Jakarta. The U.S. subsidiary, Straits Financial LLC, is a full Clearing Member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), the Commodity Exchange (COMEX), CME Clearport, Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the New Zealand Exchange (NZX), the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) and the Nasdaq Futures (NFX). Straits offers clearing access to all major global commodity exchanges. For more information, visit www.straitsfinancial.com.
About Trading Technologies
Trading Technologies (www.tradingtechnologies.com, @Trading_Tech) creates professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions for a wide variety of users, including proprietary traders, brokers, money managers, CTAs, hedge funds, commercial hedgers and risk managers. In addition to providing access to the world’s major international exchanges and liquidity venues via its TT® and X_TRADER® trading platforms, TT offers domain-specific technology for cryptocurrency trading and machine-learning tools for real-time trade surveillance.