SAO PAULO, 4 June 2012. ULLINK, provider of low-latency connectivity and trading solutions for the global financial community, today announced that Alpes, a Brazilian stock brokerage house is going live with ULLINK’s comprehensive order management solution.
Alpes clients can all benefit from the ULLINK services with the key feature of aggregating across all platforms. In addition, the end to end solution includes electronic client order collection, care order management with institutional trading front-ends for pre-trade risk management and business monitoring, and direct market access (DMA) to BM&FBovespa in FIX.
Alpes is a fully independent Brazilian discount brokerage house who is focused on pure execution on BM&FBovespa and OTC Markets. Alpes has increased its action in the retail market since the launch of Wintrade, its online broker. Alpes will now be able to take advantage of ULLINK’s powerful pre-trade risk, DMA monitoring and care order management solutions with the deployment of their low latency trading infrastructure in Brazil.
“We selected ULLINK because of the greater flexibility and performance of their platform, as well as, the efficiency of the DMA and care order workflow,” added Amanda Altobello, Head of Electronic Trading Desk of Alpes. “The fully extensible, user-customized features in their pre-trade risk and monitoring trading screens have also added key functionalities to execute our trading strategies.”
“We are looking forward to building a long-term partnership with Alpes,” said Laurent Useldinger, CEO of ULLINK. “Our reliable and innovative technology has led us to become the trusted technology partner in Latin America today; as we continue to help firms manage their electronic trading and expand their business.”