Fidessa wins dual accolades at Intelligent Trading Technology Awards

Named Best OMS and Best Cross Asset Trading System

9th June 2017 - Fidessa group plc (LSE: FDSA) today announced that it has been named Best Sell-side OMS and Best Cross Asset Trading System in the 2017 Intelligent Trading Technology (ITT) Awards. These latest accolades bring to five the number of awards Fidessa has received this year for its sell-side trading platform.

With brokers today operating in an increasingly competitive and highly regulated marketplace, they need to offer a differentiated service to their buy-side clients whilst meeting their regulatory obligations and controlling costs. Fidessa's fully-hosted, high performance, global platform connects to over 220 markets across five asset classes. Combining exceptions-based workflow with a range of smart visualisation tools that help them make sense of the vast amounts of data available to them, it facilitates the highest levels of execution quality and control.

Commenting on the awards, David Polen, Global Head of Electronic Execution at Fidessa, said: "We have invested significantly in our platform to ensure that our customers can not only meet the challenges of trading in today's highly complex marketplace but that they can do so efficiently and cost-effectively. We are really pleased to have won these two awards. They represent validation by the industry of the ongoing efforts Fidessa is making to provide the very best technology and the highest levels of service."

Andrew Delaney, President of A-Team Group, hosts of the ITT Awards, added: "We are pleased to offer our congratulations to Fidessa on their prestigious Intelligent Trading Technology Award wins. Our readership of 15,000 senior trading technology executives clearly voted Fidessa as the leading provider of Best Cross Asset Trading System and Best Sell-Side OMS."

Fidessa supports over 900 clients and 23,000 users around the world. The Fidessa network provides connectivity to 5,500 buy-sides and 715 brokers across 221 markets globally. The network carries flow with a value of US$1.7 trillion each month.

Fidessa has garnered a number of awards for its products and services so far in 2017, including the Markets Media's Market Choice Award for Best Sell-side OMS, Waters Sell-side Technology Award for Best Sell-side Front Office Execution Platform and the CTA Intelligence US Award for Best Trading and Execution Technology. The latest awards were presented at a gala reception in New York last night following the International Trading Summit.

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