Buy Side Steps Up, and Streamlines: TABB Group Study (HedgeWorld)

By | May 4, 2010

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“There are EMS platforms with just enough order management functionality that some firms can get by with just an EMS,” explained Mr. McPartland. “And there are OMS platforms with just enough execution functionality that there is no need for an EMS.”

According to Mr. McPartland, there is no all-in-one system that can do everything, and no apparent technological breakthrough that has the trading platform world buzzing, just small incremental steps.

The article gives a preview of TABB Group’s soon to be released OMS/EMS study for 2010.  The market for front office technology is as hot as ever, with providers trying to upstage each other in a variety of ways.  More to come on this after the study is formalized published later this month…

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