CHICAGO / DENVER, Nov. 13, 2018 – CQG, a leading global provider of high-performance trading, market data, and technical analysis tools, announced today that the firm has collaborated with Matador Prime, a market-leading, global institutional broker. Matador’s unique liquidity offering includes pricing and execution services for spot foreign exchange (FX) and contracts for difference (CFD) indices. Through the partnership, CQG’s customers can access Matador’s liquidity and trade directly with Matador Prime.
In addition to providing liquidity, Matador also will offer CQG customers access to its proprietary alpha-seeking FX Algorithmic model.
CQG Senior Vice President Mike Glista said: “Our customers are increasingly looking at the FX markets as a trading opportunity, and it’s our goal to provide them with reliable, transparent liquidity. Matador’s spot FX contracts and CFD indices greatly enhance our FX offering.”
Victor Simon, Matador Prime's New York-based CEO, said: “I am confident Matador will provide value-added services to CQG clients by leveraging our proprietary technology to deliver both custom market making, as well as successful returns from our alpha-generating model. Fully integrating our offering into the high-end CQG trading solution will provide users with a great trading experience."
CQG provides the industry’s highest performing solutions for traders, brokers, commercial hedgers, and exchanges for their market-related activities globally, including trading, market data, advanced technical analysis, risk management, and account administration. The firm partners with the vast majority of futures brokerage and clearing firms and provides Direct Market Access (DMA) to more than 45 exchanges through its global network of co-located Hosted Exchange Gateways. CQG technology serves as the front end for a variety of exchanges, and the firm’s technology is increasingly employed as the over-the-counter matching engine for important new markets. CQG's server-side order management tools for spreading, market aggregation, and smart orders are unsurpassed for speed and ease of use. Its market data feed consolidates 85 sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fixed income, foreign exchange, and equities, as well as data on debt securities, industry reports, and financial indices. CQG has received the Prop Traders' ISV of the Year award from FOW (now Global Investor Group), the Best Technical Analysis Platform award from The Technical Analyst, and the Best Product for Traders award from Finance Magnates for its multi-asset trading platform. CQG is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, with 16 sales and support offices and data centers in key markets globally.
Ellen G. Resnick
Crystal Clear Communications
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