SuperDerivatives option platform ready to go live in 2011
SuperDerivatives, the derivatives pricing vendor, says that it intends to roll out its FX options trading platform by the end of 2011.
“We are working to generate sufficient liquidity on the platform during the summer, with the intention of having six major liquidity providers before opening up the platform to a wider network,” Collins tells EuromoneyFXNews. SDX already has several thousand customers, that use its derivatives pricing tools, as a potential customer base stretched across the buyside and sell side, including top-tier and second-tier banks.
SuperDerivatives formed a joint venture with retail FX broker, FXCM, late last year to set up the trading platform. It is currently in its beta test phase. Collins says that the SD-FXCM offering will differ from other option trading platforms that have emerged since the Dodd-Frank Act....