New York and London, November 7, 2011 – ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that it has received two major awards at the 2011 Buy-Side Technology Awards held in London. The Eze OMS™ was named Best Buy-Side Order Management System (OMS) and RealTick® was named Best Buy-Side Execution Management System (EMS). Both Eze and RealTick were chosen from a record number of entrants.
“We are honored to receive these awards. They are a testament to the hard work and dedication of all of our talented staff around the globe. They have made these cutting-edge tools invaluable to our customers,” said Joseph M. Velli, chairman and chief executive officer of ConvergEx Group. “We believe that to stay competitive in this business you can never rest on your laurels. In the past year, we have made significant investments in our products and have rolled out a tremendous amount of new features and functionalities. Looking forward, we will continue to reinvest and allocate the necessary resources to keep these products the very best in the industry.”
The award‐winning Eze OMS leverages a real‐time open architecture to streamline the investment cycle for all asset classes – from idea generation through settlement. The Eze OMS provides functionality to support portfolio management, compliance, trading and operations in a single platform.
RealTick is the leading provider of comprehensive, global, cross-asset class, multi-broker, multi-prime trading, risk and data solutions. RealTick’s ease of use, unsurpassed flexibility and fully configurable trader experience delivers intuitively integrated analysis, execution and evaluation solutions which provide the opportunity for improved trading performance and investment profitability.
The Eze OMS and RealTick were also named Best OMS and Best EMS at the 2011 Waters Technology Awards.
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About ConvergEx Group
ConvergEx Group is a leading technology company providing mission-critical proprietary software products and technology-enabled services to asset managers and financial intermediaries globally. Its products and services span the investment life cycle and are designed to enable customers to achieve improved results through operational and workflow efficiencies, execution and analytical tools and highly personalized service. The firm serves customers accessing over 100 global markets. Formed in 2006, the firm has over 1,200 employees in 22 locations throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa.
BNY ConvergEx Group, LLC is comprised of the following businesses: BNY ConvergEx Execution Solutions LLC (member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC), LiquidPoint, LLC (member CBOE/SIPC); Eze Castle Transaction Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Westminster Research Associates LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); G-Trade Services LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); NorthPoint Trading Partners, LLC (member FINRA/SIPC); Eze Castle Software LLC, RealTick LLC and ConvergEx Research Solutions LLC, of which Jaywalk, Cogent Consulting and LDB are divisions. Additional information is available at www.convergex.com.