ICAP’s EBS Platform Lands Top Position in Risk Magazine’s 2010 Technology Rankings
28 January 2011
London, 28 January 2011 – ICAP, the world’s premier interdealer broker, announced today that EBS was voted number one in Risk Magazine’s 2010 technology rankings, in the Industry Trading Platform category.
Introduced as a new category in 2009, the Risk Technology Industry Trading Platform rankings are based on the votes of more than 2,000 technology end-users from financial institutions, including banks and hedge funds. The category awards the industry trading platform that provides the best product offering based on functionality, usability, performance, return on investment and reliability.
EBS gained top vote in both 2009 and 2010, winning over a field that included both single bank portals and multibank ECNs.
Dave Rutter, CEO, ICAP Electronic Broking said: “We thank our customers for their continued and strong support of the EBS platform. We look forward to continuing to work with them to deliver the most efficient trading solutions in the FX market.”
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ICAP is the world’s premier interdealer broker and provider of post trade risk and information services. The Group matches buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, commodities, foreign exchange, emerging markets, equities and equity derivatives through voice and electronic networks. ICAP plc was added to the FTSE 100 Index on 30 June 2006. For more information go to www.icap.com