Orc Software Connects to IntercontinentalExchange and New York Board of Trade

New York - 17 April 2007

Orc Software (SSE: ORC), the leading global provider of technology for advanced trading, market making and brokerage, today announced the release of a direct market trading connection to the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) and New York Board of Trade (NYBOT), a leading electronic marketplace commodity exchange.

“Orc Software is committed to providing its customers with the broadest connectivity and most sophisticated trading platforms in the market,” said Peter Sibirzeff, Managing Director – Sales, Orc North America. “With our connection to ICE/NYBOT, we’re able to offer our clients instantaneous execution on another fast-growing, highly-regarded market.”

ICE operates a leading global, electronic marketplace for trading both futures and OTC energy contracts. ICE markets offer access to a range of contracts based on crude oil and refined products, natural gas, power and emissions, as well as soft commodities including cocoa, coffee, ethanol, orange juice, wood pulp, and sugar, in addition to currency and index futures and options.

Orc Software’s native connections to over 120+ exchanges around the world provide the fastest commercially available trading platform for derivatives trading across all asset classes. Major investment banks use Orc Software’s technology. Orc Trader is the preferred front-end platform for advanced traders. Orc Trader offers sophisticated functionality including order entry, automation, combination trading, volatility management, basket trading, model integration, risk, and order management. Orc Liquidator is an algorithmic trading solution that allows clients to rapidly deploy advanced algorithmic strategies in over 120 markets.

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