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RTS Realtime Systems Group
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Founded 1992
Headquarters Frankfurt, Germany
Key People Steffen Gemuenden, CEO and Executive Board Member
Products Trading Solutions Provider
Website www.rtsgroup.net

RTS is a global solutions provider for the trading community. RTS, founded in 1992, creates, designs and hosts multi-asset electronic trading software.[1] Customer groups include exchanges, investment banks, clearing firms, brokers, introducing brokers, proprietary trading firms, hedge funds, commodity trading houses and supply chain management firms.

RTS has offices in major financial centers around the world including Amsterdam, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Mumbai, London, New York, Singapore, and Sydney. RTS is headquartered in Frankfurt[2] and has sales and a distribution partner in Greece (Unisystems S.A.).

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History

In November of 2011, RTS announced that it opened new data center hubs in Singapore and Mumbai to support low latency trading across asset classes on major exchanges throughout the Asia Pacific region.[3]

In October 2011, RTS announced that its CORE matching engine and connectivity solution is readily available to swap execution facilities (SEFs), a new type of entity created by the Dodd-Frank Act. [4]

In September of 2011 RTS announced that it had chosen Equinix as the provider of its global data center in Germany. The data center will be located in Frankfurt.[5] They also announced in September 2011, a fortified presence in Asia with increased investments in staff and technology as well as completed development of an Asian-based data center, scheduled to open in Singapore in October. [6]

In June of 2011, RTS announced the launch of an off-the-shelf matching system, RTD CORE. According to the firm, the central order routing and execution system would help firms handle their internal and external order routing and matching needs across global markets and allow them to more easily manage their global exposure, share information internally and reduce costs.[7]

Also in June, the firm announced the launch of RTD GUARD, a fully hosted, multi-layer risk management offering. [8]

In May of 2011, RTS announced that it has signed a letter of intent and entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire First Futures Software Engineering Pvt. Ltd. (FFS), a high-end technology solutions provider in Pune, India. The transaction marked RTS’ first acquisition of another company since RTS was founded in 1992.[9]The move followed an announcement in April of plans to open the firm’s first office in Mumbai, India to service a growing client base in the country. In August, RTS announced has closed on its transaction to acquire First Futures Software Engineering Pvt. Ltd. (FFS). [10]

Early in 2011, RTS expanded its Chicago office space. The firm also opened an office in Hong Kong as part of its ongoing expansion throughout the Asia Pacific region.

On March 1, 2011, RTS signed an agreement with PhillipCapital to launch RTS’s low latency event-based algorithmic trading solutions to Phillip Securities’ customers.[11]

In May of 2013, RTS announced that it would open a data center in Dubai. It would be the firsts Middle East site in its data center network, and would offer access to the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX). The site is expected to go live in July 2013. [13]

Key People

Solutions

External Links

References

  1. About RTS. RTS Realtime Systems.
  2. About RTS. RTS Realtime Systems.
  3. Press Release. PR Newswire.
  4. Press Release. RTS Realtime Systems.
  5. RTS Selects Equinix as Data Center Provider in Germany. RTS Realtime Systems Group.
  6. RTS Realtime System Fortifies Presence in Asia Pacific. Bernama.
  7. Press Release. RTS Group.
  8. Press Release. RTS Group.
  9. Press Release. PR Newswire.
  10. Press Release. RTS Group.
  11. PHILLIPCAPITAL PARTNERS WITH RTS REALTIME SYSTEMS TO LAUNCH LOW LATENCY ALGORITHMIC TRADING. BERNAMA.
  12. Company Profile. The Trade.
  13. RTS Realtime Systems to Open Data Center in Dubai. RTS Realtime Systems.
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