Patsystems plc adds Forex trading capabilities to J-Trader front-end via partnership with GAIN Capital Group

27 March 2007

J-Trader now supports 24-hour currency trading

Patsystems plc, the trading solutions provider to the derivatives industry, and GAIN Capital Group (GAIN), a leading spot FX market maker, announced today the launch of Forex trading capabilities on Patsystems’ market-leading J-Trader execution platform.

Under the terms of the partnership agreement, GAIN will provide 24-hour liquidity in 16 major currency pairs via the J-Trader platform. GAIN, a registered Futures Commission Merchant (FCM), will act as counterparty to all customer trades executed over the J-Trader platform.

“Currency trading is increasingly popular with retail traders around the globe,” stated Patrick Kenny, Managing Director North America, Patsystems. “Via this partnership with GAIN Capital, J-Trader users can now trade FX in addition to futures and options, all from a single platform.

“J-Trader is one the most widely used platforms for derivatives trading, and we are pleased to now offer J-Trader users 24-hour liquidity in spot FX,” commented Glenn Stevens, Managing Director at GAIN Capital Group.

Geared toward the active trader who demands high speed, dependable order execution, Patsystems’ J-Trader delivers split-second execution, real-time streaming quotes and depth of market execution for electronically-traded products. Connecting to over 40 exchanges globally, Patsystems’ extensive market connectivity delivers a major advantage to its customers.

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