QuantHouse confirms its leadership position in the US winning “Best Market Data Provider” at HFM US Technology and HFM US Quant Services awards 2021 ceremony
London, Paris, Chicago, Sydney, 26 February 2021, QuantHouse, the global provider of end-to-end systematic trading solutions including innovative market data services, algo trading platform and infrastructure products and part of Iress (IRE.ASX), today announced the win of “Best Market Data Provider” at both the HFM US Technology awards and the HFM US Quant Services Awards 2021.
These accolades honor the market data offering that QuantHouse delivers to quant hedge fund clients. To win these awards, QuantHouse demonstrated how useful the information is to clients, how easy it is to leverage and render into bespoke reports in a time of data regulation, the efficiency of the delivery mechanism, product innovation and positive customer feedback.
Salloum Abousaleh, Managing Director - Americas, QuantHouse added: ”Our expanding service to US clients is a key part of QuantHouse’s growth, and we are pleased to be recognised for this performance. Over the past year, we have continued to establish ourselves as a leader in market data for electronic trading by helping hedge funds across the world to reduce their time to markets and operating costs while improving their technology stacks”
QuantHouse has also confirmed its leadership position in the market data sector across a significant majority of execution venues. Any institution consuming market data from a European MTF or dark pool can be deemed to be running its operations leveraging QuantFEED technologies, independently of whether they are a QuantHouse client or not.
Stephane Leroy, Business Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer, QuantHouse, said: “To be awarded both wins in both categories serves as testament to the global success we continue to achieve within the sphere of market data and Algo trading in general. Acting as an authorized redistributor of market data to end clients for more than 145 exchanges globally as well as providing a single API across regions and asset classes, are crucial services that reduce both data regulation complexity and cost for the Hedge Fund community. We are particularly happy that all those clients recognize our efforts through those awards.
QuantHouse provides end-to-end systematic trading solutions. This includes ultra low latency market data technologies with QuantFEED, algo-trading development framework with QuantFACTORY and proximity hosting and order routing services with QuantLINK. We help hedge funds, market makers, investment banks, brokers and trading venues achieve optimal trading performance, develop and integrate new trading strategies, comply with regulatory requirements, test existing and new trading infrastructure tools and rationalize operating costs.
The “QuantHouse API Ecosystem” is a unique global initiative with the objective to provide the framework within which capital markets participants can quickly and easily gain access to multiple trading venues, technologies or applications through standard APIs. The QuantHouse API Ecosystem has developed over time to what is now the largest API ecosystem community of buy- and sell-side participants, exchanges, prime brokers, trading venues, hedge funds, market makers and other financial services partners and vendors.
QuantHouse is part of Iress (IRE.ASX), a technology company providing software to the financial services industry. Iress’ software is used by more than 9,000 businesses and 500,000 users globally. More information is available on www.iress.com.
About the Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards
The annual Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards, now in their 17th year, play a key role in WatersTechnology’s awards program, and are the only awards that feature a mix of call-for-entry categories determined by a panel of judges and categories compiled by WatersTechnology’s journalists and voted on by the brand’s readership. This year’s awards featured 32 categories in total: 21 call-for-entry categories, 10 journalist-compiled categories, and a hall of fame (lifetime achievement) award, the recipient of which was Mike Meriton, co-founder of the EDM Council and former CEO of GoldenSource.