Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Trading Platforms

Published: 04 May 2016

ID: G00278226

Analyst(s): David Furlonger , Fabio Chesini


Trading platform vendors are starting to increase their focus on technology componentization and the development of app-style interfaces. During this transition, CIOs must pay special attention to vendors' architectural roadmaps and real-world delivery capabilities.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Calypso
    • Infosys Finacle
    • Misys FusionCapital
    • Murex MX.3
    • OpenLink Findur
    • SunGard Front Arena
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Support Different Asset Classes
    • Full-Trade Life Cycle Support
    • Integration Workflow Capabilities
    • Reporting Capabilities
    • Risk Management
    • Portfolio/Positioning Management
    • New Asset Addition
    • New Regulation Addition
    • Process, Settlement and Clearing
    • Solution Delivery, Ongoing Support
    • Upgrade Integration
    • Open Architecture Reference Model
    • Componentization Capabilities
    • Trading App Capabilities
    • Mobility on Presentation Layer
  • Use Cases
    • Multi-Asset-Class Trading
    • Implementation and Client Delivery Adaptability
    • Open Trading and Innovation Partner

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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