DrKW's Listed Products Group provides the bankâs institutional clients with a front-to-back service in all exchange-traded derivatives (ETD), incorporating the major financial, commodity and metal exchanges worldwide. Its web-based trading system GATOR (Global Access to Order Routing) offers direct market access to over twenty of the worlds leading futures and options exchanges and is powered by FFastFill.
The new contract, which runs until 2012, will provide DrKWâs Listed Products Group with a highly sophisticated managed application service covering trading, pre and post trade risk management and global order tracking for futures and options on all the major European and US futures and options exchanges including: Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), Eurex, Eurex US, Euronext.Liffe, Euronext Paris, International Petroleum Exchange (IPE), Italian Derivatives Market (IDEM) and London Metal Exchange (LME).
Commenting today, Fabian Somerville-Cotton, Director, Listed Products Group at DrKW said, "FFastFillâs move to an ASP delivery provides DrKW with a cost effective and efficient method to utilise improved functionality to benefit our clients. In a very competitive market we continue to be highly satisfied with FFastFillâs software and exchange connectivity solution."
Andrew Rowland, Managing Director, Global Head of Digital Markets at DrKW added, "This move further illustrates DrKWâs commitment towards a continually more efficient distribution of the bankâs consolidated online product suite to our clients."
Keith Todd, Executive Chairman and CEO of FFastFill said, "I am delighted that we have reached another milestone in our relationship with DrKW, one of the leading market intermediaries. FFastFillâs business is built around providing excellent service quality to our customers and as a result expanding the range of services that we provide to them. DrKW is an excellent example of such a relationship and also demonstrates that our application services are now both robust and scalable, and capable of meeting the demands of the most dynamic firms."