of next generation technology solutions for treasury and capital markets,
announced today the further expansion of its SierraLinkâ¢ interface
capabilities in order to provide its customers with a transparent,
automated and integrated FX and Fixed Income trading and processing
The flexibility of SierraLinkâ¢, FNXâs sophisticated, fault-tolerant,
middleware platform, now extends connectivity to the leading third party
systems; BrokerTec, eSpeed and CME/CBOT. Traders and risk managers are
able to make quicker and more profitable trading decisions because they
are able to see the risk, position and P/L impact of all their trades in
one place. Furthermore, these interfaces continue to increase operational
efficiencies by allowing trades to be automatically loaded into the
database vs. manual entry in real-time.
"Connectivity is a core competency at FNX," said Kevin Horio, FNXâs Sierra
Systemâs CTO. "Fully integrated STP capabilities enable our clients to
reduce risk, lower operating costs and most importantly, allows them to
make better, more profitable trading decisions. SierraLinkâ¢ is a single
interface architecture that provides a total connectivity solution."
BrokerTec, eSpeed and CME/CBOT now join a host of leading third party
solutions that seamlessly integrate with FNXâs Sierra and Aspen Hedge
Solutions. They include Cognotec, Currenex, EBS, Reuters, Bloomberg, FT,
TOCOM, SWIFT, Hotspot, FXAll and more.