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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms


Trading platforms are adopting cloud services and componentized, service-oriented architectures, but most financial institutions still struggle to leverage these capabilities. CIOs choosing a new platform to enable their digital bank can use this research to make better-informed decisions.

Published: 21 November 2016

ID: G00298117

Analyst(s): Fabio Chesini

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Calypso
    • EdgeVerve
    • FIS
    • Misys
    • Murex
    • OpenLink
    • TCS
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

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


Market Overview

  • Vendor Landscape
    • Perceptions of Business-Critical Trends
    • Perceptions of Critical IT Trends
    • Perceived Priorities for Vendors' Trading Customers
    • Perceptions of the Evolution of Vendors' Business Models During the Next Five to 10 Years
    • Key Technologies Vendors Are Evaluating to Move Toward a More Componentized Architecture
    • Implementation Costs
    • Customer References Landscape
  • Appendix: Financial Institution Tiers Defined

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
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