AmerBrokers Selects SunGard for Direct Market Access
March 20, 2012 — Warsaw, Poland
, a Polish financial institution regulated by Komisja Nadzoru Finansowago (KNF) and a member of the Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE), has chosen SunGard for direct market access (DMA) trading and connectivity to international markets.
Amerbrokers will use SunGard’s Valdi DMA
trading platform and offer its services to international investors through the SunGard Global Network
(SGN), helping support its current brokerage activities on the WSE and its expansion following the exchange’s launch of the NYSE Euronext UTP exchange platform later this year.
Artur Koziol, president of the board of Amerbrokers, said, “SunGard offers Amerbrokers a robust trading platform and global network to support our international expansion plans, along with in-depth industry expertise and experience in successful project management.”
Philippe Carré, global head of connectivity for SunGard’s capital markets business, said, “Dynamic, growing economies like Poland offer opportunities to both domestic brokers and international investors. SunGard can support their ambitions by providing DMA technology and connectivity as well as a connectivity hub in Warsaw for direct access to international market data and trading.” About Amerbrokers
AmerBrokers SA Brokerage House was launched on 2 November 1994. It is owned by DZ Bank Poland SA, which directs its offer to businesses and wealthy individuals, and specializes in corporate consulting and investment banking for institutional clients and financial institutions. DZ Bank Poland SA offers its clients a comprehensive service, drawing on the wealth of experience and know-how of its parent company - DZ BANK AG, Frankfurt am Main. This institution serves as headquarters for German cooperative banks, and the company’s corporate bank DZ BANK Group, one of the largest financial groups in Germany, which manages assets worth over 400 billion euros.
AmerBrokers mediates transactions as a direct participant of National Securities Depository and member of the Stock Exchange in Warsaw. AmerBrokers targets clients awaiting services at a high level of service and the professional is the single most important challenge for us. We believe that the quality of services on the capital market provides a personal, based on trust and experience of staff contact with clients. To meet this challenge we constantly raise the level of professionalism of our managers and employees. About SunGard’s Valdi
SunGard’s Valdi provides equities, futures, fixed income and options traders with multi-asset trading solutions on markets worldwide. Valdi global trading solutions support the entire trade lifecycle, including integrated trade and order management systems, execution services, market data, risk management, compliance, and clearing and settlement services. Also offering global connectivity via the SunGard Global Network (SGN), SunGard's Valdi helps customers achieve increased performance and low latency execution across multiple platforms, instruments and geographies. For more information, please visit www.sungard.com/360trading
. About SunGard
SunGard is one of the world’s leading software and technology services companies. SunGard has more than 17,000 employees and serves approximately 25,000 customers in more than 70 countries. SunGard provides software and processing solutions for financial services, education and the public sector. SunGard also provides disaster recovery services, managed IT services, information availability consulting services and business continuity management software. With annual revenue of about $4.5 billion, SunGard is the largest privately held software and services company and was ranked 434 on the Fortune 500 in 2011. Look for us wherever the mission is critical. For more information, please visit www.sungard.com
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