Ullink expands global footprint to Taiwan and adds SinoPac Securities to client portfolio
- 08.10.2015 01:00 am
Ullink, a global provider of market leading electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced that SinoPac Securities, a leading securities firm in the Asia Pacific region, has chosen Ullink’s low-latency Direct Market Access solution to access the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Singapore Derivatives Exchange, together with Ullink’s comprehensive pre-trade Risk Management solution UL Iris.
SinoPac has a strong reputation in Taiwan and is constantly striving to provide its sophisticated buy-side clients with the latest technologies for their automated trading strategies. By partnering with Ullink, SinoPac is able to instantly provide advanced technologies with optimal latency results and flexible connectivity channels that allow for rapid on-boarding of new clients, without the need for resource intensive in-house development.
UL Monitoring and UL Iris, Ullink’s comprehensive pre-trade risk management solution, appealed to SinoPac because of their ability to monitor client orders, as well as manage risk limits and positions, in real-time. UL Monitoring allows Sinopac to gain full control and visibility of all client orders, including multi-leg strategies across multiple markets. UL Iris is fully configurable, which allows easy integration with existing client systems and bespoke trade risk mitigation solutions.
Commenting on Ullink’s Direct Market Access and risk management solutions, Mr. Maurice Lu, Deputy Chairman of Sinopac Futures said: “Ullink has a strong reputation in the Asian markets for supplying some of the most innovative and advanced trading solutions. We are delighted to offer our clients sophisticated and low-latency access to the Hong Kong and Singapore exchanges, with the added service of real-time risk management and position monitoring.”
Marcus Consolini, Ullink’s Managing Director for APAC, added: “We are committed to servicing our clients in the Asia Pacific region with the best available trading solutions, and are excited to count such a reputable firm as SinoPac amongst our clients. We are looking forward to help strengthen SinoPac’s offering in the region with our innovative and cutting edge solutions.”