Front Office IT Company of the year

of the year
Sungard - Front Arena
The FRONT ARENA trading solution has evolved into a cross-asset platform that can be readily deployed by any type or size of fund for any strategy ranging from convertible arbitrage to distressed and foreign exchange options. Its STP embraces the entire trade life-cycle with full interconnectivity between funds, prime brokers and administrators {playerflv}/images/stories/awards_vids/clip09.flv|320|256|#ffffff|true|left{/playerflv}Shortlisted: LatentZero (COMMENDED)
The judges felt that LatentZero is one to watch, deserving special mention in this year's awards. The company, which was founded by senior IT specialists in the asset management industry in 1999, has now built an international reputation for the quality of its buy-side front office technology and it supports more than $8 trillion in assets under management. ITG Europe ââ?¬â?? Triton
Triton is a revolutionary all-in-one execution management system - bringing together ITG's analytics and trading capabilities directly to a user's desktop. ITG has applied its quantitative trading and research expertise to develop Triton into an advanced multi-user trading system. Triton has been created to enhance trading performance and help achieve best execution.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Put your money where your mouth is

Jun 10, 2016

At Kempen Capital Management, they believe portfolio managers should invest in their own funds. David Stevenson talks to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of the €42 billion manager.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Volatility is the name of the game’

May 13, 2016

Axa Investment Managers chief executive officer, Andrea Rossi, talks to David Stevenson about bringing all his firm’s subsidiaries under one name and the opportunities that a difficult market...


ROUNDTABLE: Beyond the hype

Oct 13, 2016

The use of smart beta investing continues to grow. Our panel, made up of both providers and users, discusses what the strategy actually means, how it should be used and the kind of pitfalls that may arise when using this innovative investment technique.

MIFID II ROUNDTABLE: Following the direction of travel

Sep 07, 2016

Fund management firms Aberdeen and HSBC Global meet with specialist providers to speak about how the industry is evolving towards MiFID II.