SmartPool Trading Limited is a pan-European Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) and dark liquidity pool
covering 15 markets.
its "PLUS-pool" dark liquidity pool
for small and mid-cap securities and its
The LSE said that the trading platform, named Baikal, will offer a dark liquidity pool
, which allows banks, hedge funds and institutional investors to trade shares in secret.
He continued: "We leveraged our flexible, multi-asset technology platform to bring a completely dark liquidity pool
to listed options at an early stage of the market's electronic evolution.
The ConvergEx Dark Desk streamlines this process by serving as a single point of entry for access to every major dark liquidity pool
with knowledge of the different characteristics of each pool.
com) have agreed to supply Credit Suisse's clients with access to the investment bank's Advanced Execution Services (AES) suite of algorithmic trading products and their CrossFinder dark liquidity pool
through Townsend Analytics' flagship Execution Management System (EMS), RealTick(R).
If none is found, it will next explore VortEx(SM), the ConvergEx unique dark liquidity pool
MS POOL is a continuous dark liquidity pool
that enhances crossing and price improvement opportunities for its clients by combining many sources of order flow into one aggregated pool of liquidity.
The ConvergEx product offering includes a set of global performance enhancing algorithms, a comprehensive set of advanced DMA order types, the VortExSM dark liquidity pool
, and Perform-ExSM, a recently launched transaction cost analysis platform.
1 will benefit from innovative new ways to take advantage of the liquidity in SIGMA X, Goldman Sachs' crossing network and the largest US dark liquidity pool
(Tabb Group, 2008), averaging 318 million US shares per day.
In addition to Perform-Ex, the ConvergEx suite of liquidity management technologies has also been enhanced through the creation of several unique order types that help increase the probability of execution in both the VortEx(SM) dark liquidity pool
and the ConvergEx Cross(SM).
Beginning with the launch of ConvergEx Cross,(SM) a sophisticated block crossing engine, in March and the VortEx(SM) dark liquidity pool
in April, the ConvergEx liquidity management offering also includes a complete set of performance-enhancing algorithms, a comprehensive set of advanced DMA order types, enhanced performance measurement tools and an execution management system.