August 18, 2009

TradingScreen Inc., a global execution management system (EMS) providing multi-broker and multi-asset class trading systems to more than 1000 Buy-Side institutions, today announced that Aizawa Securities, the Japanese financial services firm, has joined its global network of execution services counterparties.

The TradingScreen-Aizawa integration will provide buy side traders access to securities across all regional Japanese exchanges. Additionally Aizawa Securities clients will now gain access to fully normalized cash, derivative, and OTC markets currently supported by TradeNet, TradingScreen’s network of international brokers, in turn expanding Aizawa Securities current global market and multi-asset capabilities. The partnership with Aizawa Securities further confirms TradingScreen’s commitment to offer the Buy Side the broadest access to liquidity across global execution venues.

"Aizawa Securities is expanding business in China and other Asian countries. With this new connection with TradingScreen, we are looking forward to increase our Japanese equity business with clients overseas", commented an executive with Aizawa Securities in release.

"We continue to work closely with our Buy Side clients to provide a greater choice and access to additional broker destinations for their order execution. Adding Aizawa Securities to the TradingScreen network extends the reach of our local Japanese broker community”, said Bernard Ho, Head of TradingScreen Asia Pacific and Japan Sales, in the release. ”We look forward to working together with Aizawa on their electronic trading expansion plans across the growing markets in China and Asia region."

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