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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms


Changes in market structures, such as utility-originated pricing, as well as ongoing regulatory pressures, are putting pressure on institutions to rationalize their application portfolios. Market growth for trading platforms will switch to emerging markets and midtier institutions.

Published: 22 December 2014

ID: G00272284

Analyst(s): David Furlonger , Fabio Chesini

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Advent Software
    • Asseco Poland
    • Bloomberg
    • Calypso
    • Charles River
    • Infosys
    • Linedata
    • Misys
    • Murex
    • OpenLink
    • SunGard
    • SuperDerivatives
    • Tata Consultancy Services
    • TwoFour
  • Vendors Added and Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Changes From the Related 2012 Treasury and Trading Magic Quadrant
  • Inclusion Criteria
    • Trading Platform Product Capabilities
  • Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

  • Trends and Institutional Challenges in the Trading Platform Market
    • Market Structure and Business Performance
    • Digitalization
    • Data
    • System Procurement and Cost Management
    • Technology
  • In Summation
    • Vendor Landscape
    • Implementation Costs and Time Scales
    • Implementation Challenges
    • Changes in Buyer Behavior

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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