Blue Trading Systems

Blue Trading Systems provides one of the fastest, most reliable, and most profitable platforms for options trading.

“Informatica Ultra Messaging has had a profound effect on the messaging world and Informatica has been able to position itself as the leader in the low latency arena.”

— Pedro Pinto, Partner, Blue Trading Systems

Business Need

Help smaller options trading firms to be more agile, scale their business and grow revenues in dynamic and complex options trading markets.

Avoid the substantial cost and risks of developing messaging backbone in-house.

Challenges

Deploy a low latency algorithmic trading platform that would reliably handle millions of messages every second, while supporting client implementations that would scale seamlessly from 2 to more than 200 servers and from 2 to more than 2,000 message recipients.

Increase stability of trading platforms.

Reduce infrastructure costs.

Solutions & Results

Helped options trading clients to be more agile and grow revenues in dynamic and complex options trading markets.

Enabled clients to scale their business with minimal risk and costs.

Provided low-latency messaging backbone for high-performance options trading platform.

Helped differentiate options trader in a highly competitive market and increased agility.

Lowered costs by eliminating need for centralized message brokers.

Delivered dramatic performance, availability, and scalability gains, while also proving easy to monitor and maintain.

Supported client implementations from 2 to more than 200 servers and from 2 to more than 2,000 message recipients.

Reduced client risk through OEM agreement.

Eliminated single points of failure across the BTS trading platform for high availability.

Technologies Used

Informatica Ultra Messaging

Delivers extremely low-latency messaging over any network, along with very high throughput, with 24x7 reliability.

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