QF Adaptive Execution Platform (AEP)

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Our products bring real-time decision making capabilities and intelligence to trading by providing new strategies to seek and manage liquidity, including execution, in all asset classes. All our products share the same underlying platform, called AEP, which delivers an efficient, unique and rich multi-asset trading system to meet all your needs.

Key Features

QF Adaptive Execution Platform (AEP)
AEP is a flexible, modular-based and integrated platform designed for the next generation of multiasset trading and execution. AEP is the foundation of all our solutions and products, offering everything you need in one place.
Quod Financial’s AEP includes:
Multi-asset Pre-trade Risk Management, to have a global view of client risk.
Order and Quote Management, bringing all the trading tools and processes under one unique roof.
Algorithmic Engine, to use or build trading and execution strategies.
Matching Engine, allowing you to manage internalisation of liquidity.
Set of Front-Ends to monitor markets and order flow, submit orders and administer/manage the entire platform.
Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) and reporting, providing transparency of your execution performance, empowering you to take the right decision and to fulfil the stringent compliance rules.
Client FIX connectivity, to connect to clients and counterparties.
Connectivity to the markets, other ISVs and market data providers.
Open APIs, to integrate with the platform, to contribute price / quotes and to code algorithms.
We provide everything you need to successfully implement electronic trading strategies, allowing you to keep the services you need, protect your investments, and enable the continuous growth of your business.
The core AEP is supplemented by asset-class or function-specific applications, which leverages the power of the platform.

Key Benefits

Quod Financial’s application modules are:
QF Adaptive Smart Order Router (ASOR)
The multi-asset ASOR application is specifically designed to meet the demands of complex and fragmented global trading markets. ASOR is designed to seek out liquidity across lit and dark venues as well as fulfilling best execution requirements for you and your clients.
QF Adaptive Algos
The QF Adaptive Algos application is designed to provide an out-of-box algorithmic trading capabilities for alpha seeking strategies or benchmark algorithms to minimize impact, which are natively coupled with liquidity seeking smart order routing. The algorithms can easily be customized for a given client to provide unique trading logic.
QF Adaptive Cross (ACross)
The MiFID II and Dodd-Frank compliant QF ACross application is designed to rapidly create an internalisation and crossing engine for all asset classes. ACross offers a unique feature that allows simultaneous posting on both the internal venue and the external pools of liquidity.
QF Adaptive Market Making (Adaptive MM)
The QF Adaptive market making application is designed to provide tools and execution capabilities for market makers to integrate with pricers integration, execution and quoting, and P&L calculation. Adaptive Market Making is fully integrated with ACross and ASOR to create a full crossing and liquidity seeking smart order router for all asset classes.

Product/Service details

User Suitability (Capital Markets & Investment Mgmt)
Asset Managers, Trading firms
Geographic Availability
Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East
Asset Class Coverage
Bonds, Equities, Exchange Traded Derivatives, Foreign Exchange (FX), Money Markets, Structured Products