SunGard Enhancing Brass Trading Platform

October 27, 2008 ( - SunGard has enhanced its Brass order management and direct market access platform by integrating multi-currency, multi-access trading capabilities and compliance services.

The firm said the enhancements help reduce the gap between a firm’s trading and compliance processes, and provide customers with global access in a cost-effective, bundled solution.

According to a press release, SunGard’s Brass now provides access to international equities and access to all U.S. options markets. International orders can be routed to leading global execution providers or routed directly to a local broker who specializes in that market. 

Real-time market data is also provided for major markets, including London, Euronext and Toronto.  Customers can execute orders through a single order blotter. 

Brass is an integrated trade and order management solution suite supporting Nasdaq, listed, listed market making, and sales trading which serves market makers, institutional brokers, and traders working in a variety of roles.

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