Investment Technology Group, Inc. (NYSE: ITG), a leading agency broker and financial technology firm, today announced that for the second year in a row it ranked first in the Best Execution Management System (EMS) Provider category in the 2009 Waters Rankings by Waters magazine. Triton secured 30 percent of the votes in the Best EMS category.
“Consecutively winning the award for Best EMS further validates the fact that traders continue to prefer the innovative functionality, extensive customization options, and liquidity access provided by Triton, our premier execution management system,” said Andrew Larkin, Managing Director at ITG. “Our EMS teams are deeply committed to client service, and our clients appreciate the personal level of attention we provide. Once again, we are honored by their support.”
The Seventh Annual Waters Magazine Rankings recognizes technological excellence provided by vendors to end users at banks, brokerages and investment management firms worldwide. The voters included technologists who work inside buy- and sell-side investment firms where they voted in 25 categories for which they have responsibility. Nearly 1,000 subscribers of Waters voted in this year’s Waters Rankings.