Portware Named Best Buy-Side EMS for Third Consecutive Year
New York, February 23, 2015—Portware, the leading and largest provider of multi-asset trade automation solutions for tier one global asset managers, today announced Markets Media has recognized Portware for the third consecutive year with the prestigious Markets Choice Award for Best Buy-Side EMS.
The winners of the 2015 Markets Choice Awards were selected by Markets Media’s advisory board and recommendations from market participants and readers. The Markets Choice Awards identify “the best of the best” among sell-side desks, institutional buy-side investors, technology providers, hedge funds and exchanges.
Portware Enterprise is an industry-leading, multi-asset trading platform that combines artificial intelligence and quantitative analytics with advanced visualization, algo management, transaction cost analysis (TCA) and commission optimization tools for real-time decision support. The platform includes pre-, intra- and post-trade analytics, smart order routing and customizable execution strategies that empower traders with unprecedented control to optimize trade execution and maximize alpha. Tier one global buy-side firms favor Portware’s ability to automate their most complex workflows and strategies across multiple asset classes including equities, FX, futures, options, fixed income and OTC instruments.
Portware’s ability to partner and integrate with other systems enables traders to access other best of breed solutions and deliver additional competitive advantages. This is a testament to the openness of the Portware platform and the company’s creative approach to automate unique buy-side workflows.
“Our continued adoption by the most sophisticated global buy-side firms is fueled by our ability to work with our customers to understand their unique trading needs and deliver a flexible platform with a new level of automation and intelligent execution,” said Alfred Eskandar, CEO, Portware. “We’re honored that Markets Media has again recognized Portware as the Best Buy-Side EMS based on our ongoing investment in product innovation and commitment to solve our clients’ complex trading challenges.”