NEW YORK — November 7, 2016 — REDI Global Technologies today announced it has been named Best Buy-Side Execution Management System provider in the 2016 Buy-Side Technology Awards, presented by Waters Technology. Judged by a panel of experienced journalists, independent analysts and industry experts, the award has recognized REDI as the leading EMS platform for multi-broker/exchange connectivity, algorithmic trading tools and DMA, and strong integration capabilities with OMSs.
The REDI EMS allows users to execute everything from simple single stock trades to complex strategies across markets and time zones. Through it, traders can access a growing network of over 175 execution brokers to route Equities, Futures or Options orders globally, as well as dozens of integrated prime and clearing brokers through the platform's expanding suite of middle office tools. This was the fourth accolade of the year for REDI, which was named Best EMS in the HFM US Technology Awards, Best Trading Plaform for Client Service in the Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards and Best CTO (Mark Etherington) in Markets Media's Market Choice Awards. About REDI At REDI, we are focused on bringing a new level of efficiency, transparency and openness to the trading process by building a collaborative community of investors, brokers, technology firms and content providers. Through our modular, end-to-end trade management platform, users can execute everything from simple single stock trades to complex strategies across markets and time zones and manage your risk throughout the trade lifecycle. Access our growing network of over 175 execution brokers to route Equities, Futures or Options orders globally, as well as dozens of integrated prime and clearing brokers through our expanding suite of middle office tools. Collaborate with our broker and vendor partners, who are able to efficiently plug into our platform to reach our community of more than 5,000 active users. REDI was among the industry's first providers of trading technology and has pushed the state-of-the-art forward for more than 20 years. Today, with the backing of our investors – Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citadel, Goldman Sachs and Lightyear Capital – we're building on our history of innovation to become an open, industry-backed ecosystem for the entire trading community.
Commenting on the award, Ian Mawdsley, Global Head of Sales, said: "Our EMS platform is our lifeblood, and as such we make considerable investment in it to ensure it remains second to none, both in terms of technology and service. Being recognized by the industry in this way is extremely gratifying and a testament to the tremendous effort put forth by our entire team. We thank all who supported us in the voting, and look forward to continuing doing what we do best — delivering best-in-class solutions to the world’s most demanding traders.”
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