NEW YORK, November 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- UNX LLC (http://www.unx.com), a leading provider of innovative trading technology solutions, now supports international electronic trading with UBS through the UNX Catalyst trading platform.
Catalyst users can access markets across Canada, Europe and South America when they trade using UBS direct market access (DMA) and algorithmic trading strategies. Clients already have had access to electronic trading capabilities from UBS for the U.S. since 2009.
UNX's CEO, Thomas Kim, states: "We're excited to mark another significant milestone in the growth of our innovative offering. By making international trading via UBS available to our clients, they can tap the global firm's unparalleled footprint of exchanges and alternative liquidity."
UNX will next focus on making UBS's electronic trading capabilities available in Brazil, where international clients may trade on the Bovespa using DMA and algorithmic trading strategies, and in Mexico, where UBS recently launched DMA.
UNX recently enhanced the real-time benchmarking, portfolio and single-stock trading capabilities of its Catalyst EMS, and continues to integrate broker algorithms, portfolio trading and other electronic trading services into the Catalyst Portal.
About UNX LLC
Founded in 1999, UNX is an independent trading technology firm and agency broker that provides advanced electronic trading technology for the institutional trading community through its open-architecture platform Catalyst(R). UNX has offices in New York and Los Angeles.
Catalyst is an electronic trading portal and broker-neutral execution management system (EMS) for single stock and portfolio trading for institutional clients. Built on open/modular architecture using the latest technology, Catalyst allows buy-side institutions and sell-side broker-dealers to create customized solutions using the UNX Software Development Kit (SDK). An independent offering, Catalyst streamlines multi-broker trading workflow and serves as an efficient delivery mechanism for broker-dealers and third-party vendors to distribute and update their offerings to clients.
(c)2010 UNX LLC Member FINRA/SIPC. All rights reserved. UNX and Catalyst are registered trademarks of UNX LLC.
SOURCE: UNX LLC
CONTACT: Anne Aldrich, +1-312-787-1642, firstname.lastname@example.org, for UNX