NEW YORK, July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Clearpool Group, a provider of holistic electronic trading solutions designed to bring greater transparency to broker routing and independent agency broker-dealer execution services, is announcing its first license agreement with a Europe-based broker, Atlantic Equities LLP. As part of an algorithmic trading partnership, Clearpool is licensing its Algorithmic Management System (AMS) infrastructure to Atlantic Equities for its European institutional clients trading U.S. equities.
“We are pleased that Atlantic Equities is deepening our relationship with a license agreement. Atlantic has found significant value in Clearpool’s platform, which addresses the immediate need for technology that can help brokers and their buy side clients focus on best execution in accordance with MiFID II,” Brian Schaeffer, President of Clearpool, commented. “As we expand our international footprint into Canada and strengthen our European relationships, we are committed to providing Atlantic Equites with the technology and the domain expertise to continue to build out a differentiated electronic trading solution.”
Clearpool’s cloud-based AMS is transforming electronic trading with a fully customizable suite of algorithmic trading tools that offers total visibility and control from strategy to execution. Clearpool’s partners gain tools and insights to effectively collaborate with their clients to customize and optimize algorithmic trading strategies and manage the technology at scale.
“We are excited to work with Clearpool as the first Europe-based broker to offer access to its AMS platform. It has been a long-standing priority of ours to offer clients independent and unconflicted access to U.S. markets and this unique routing logic allows us to provide that. It also underlines our ability to deliver ever more transparent best execution to our clients,” said Rupert Della-Porta, COO of Atlantic Equities. “As we continue to adopt the AMS’s analytics capabilities, we are confident that the license agreement will continue to empower us to demonstrate trading performance for our clients and strengthen our relationships with them.”
Launched in 2014 and based in New York, Clearpool Group, Inc., is an electronic trading software provider and independent agency broker-dealer. With over 120 Algorithmic Management System (AMS) clients and executing approximately 2% of the U.S. equity market volume, Clearpool’s advanced AMS empowers market participants to achieve better quality executions in an evolving equity market microstructure and competitive landscape.
About Atlantic Equities
Atlantic Equities is a U.S. equity brokerage firm based in London focused solely on servicing European institutional investors. With its Europe-based analysts, Atlantic Equities conducts and publishes fundamental, bottom up research on mid and large cap U.S. companies. Securities brokerage services are offered in Europe through Atlantic Equities LLP, authorized and regulated by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority.