Hong Kong & Mumbai, Thursday 19 September 2013 — CameronTec, the global standard in connectivity technology and trading infrastructure today announced that leading Mumbai-based securities and investment firm – Quant Capital – has selected Catalys to provide advanced FIX connectivity and greater operational efficiencies for its trading platform.
Quant Capital, the firm that featured and ranked 16th in Asiamoney Polls 2011 across categories, provides a wide range of investment services globally to a diversified client base that includes large Asset Managers and Banks. Founded in 2007, Quant Capital understands that making sound technology decisions to underpin core offerings will secure unparalleled results for its clients.
“After an extensive and careful global search, Quant selected CameronTec to provide the market leading connectivity required by our sophisticated client base,” says Sandeep Tandon, Managing Director & CEO at Quant Capital. “We needed a latency sensitive solution delivering superior performance to address increasingly complex markets and provide richer functional overreach in the critical areas of FIX routing, rules routing, message enrichment and custom development to achieve additional client stickiness.”
“CameronTec is pleased to welcome Quant Capital as a valued Catalys customer committed to achieving the highest industry standards in connectivity,” says Anders Henriksson, CEO, CameronTec. “With worldwide market demand for Catalys increasing as firms recognise the relevance and benefits of an open and flexible platform to underpin sophisticated trading backbones, we are pleased Quant can now offer its clients a superior service.”
Catalys provides an integrated platform for operations, infrastructure and trading. It is the ultimate enabler: open-standard-based and centrally managed to truly harness unprecedented levels of performance, data interoperability, convergence and business insight.
At the core of CameronTec technology is a unique understanding of the FIX world that comes from a concentration of the world’s largest FIX deployments. With a host of industry-firsts, Catalys and CameronFIX provide unprecedented levels of flexibility and innovation that firms need to sustainably differentiate in today’s markets.
In 2013 CameronTec acquired London-based E2E infotech, a leading professional services and integration solutions provider for electronic trading and the capital markets. The merger has accelerated CameronTec’s professional and managed services, and streamlined system integration functions for customers including Quant Capital.
CameronTec is exhibiting today at the FPL Singapore Conference and next at the FIX Australia Conference in Sydney on 16 October.
Quant Capital is a securities and investment firm that aims to provide a wide range of services globally to a diversified client base that includes asset managers, banks, financial institutions, pension funds, high net worth individuals and corporations,. Founded in 2007, the Mumbai-based company has close to 150 employees. It offers a range of products and services, including global wealth management, equity and commodity broking and advisory services, and comprehensive and in-depth quantitative, fundamental and behavioral research.
CameronTec is the global industry standard in connectivity technology and trading infrastructure that today powers the largest user base among financial institutions. Uniquely positioned as a software and service provider delivering enterprise, hosted and managed platforms, our dedicated professional services team ensures optimal integration and deployment performance.
CameronTec’s solutions are tested and trusted by the world’s best firms in over 50 countries, on all five continents, that represent the broadest cross section of tier 1 and 2 investment banks, brokers, fund managers, exchanges, regulators, and the ISV community.
Catalys is our flagship offering, designed to provide a superior and resilient integrated platform for operations, infrastructure and trading management — covering all aspects of the deal life-cycle: pre-trade, trade and post-trade. It is underpinned by our market-leading connectivity technology, and engineered on the widely acknowledged standard in FIX engines, CameronFIX. This covers customer-facing, system-facing, and market-facing connectivity.
Our products and services are exceptionally supported by regionally focused teams in London, Stockholm, Paris, Frankfurt, New York, Chicago, Hong Kong, Sydney and Mumbai.