Your one stop-shop for:
  • Pre-trade Analytics
  • Best Execution analysis
  • Transaction Cost Analysis
  • Consolidated Order Book Replay

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General Features
  • Easy to use graphic interface
  • Seamless integration of pre-trade & post-trade analytics in a single product
  • Advanced best execution and Transaction Cost Analysis functions
  • Match and benchmark your performance versus exact market conditions
  • All statistics and instrument searches link to a large, centrally hosted and managed European trade and order book (level 2/level 3) database
  • Historical order book replay function provides a graphical display of the full millisecond by millisecond state of lit order books in Europe, single venue or consolidated

Replay order book with trades and orders...
Post-trade Analysis Features
  • Upload and view your trades / orders for analysis and benchmark their prices against other trading venues
  • Take latencies to trading venues into account
  • Generate Best Execution outlier reports to identify any of your trades that missed best price
  • Drill-down to analyse exact market conditions, as far as replaying consolidated, multi-venue order books around the time of your trade
  • Analyse aggregate performance by ‘slicing & dicing’ your data across standard and custom criteria (broker, trading desk, fund manager, algo etc)
  • Access to dedicated LiquidMetrix trade and order book database covering over 20 European venues with no market data fees to pay
  • Carry out transaction cost analysis against industry standard benchmarks
  • Replay order books to investigate back office / compliance queries
  • Generate daily, weekly, monthly execution quality PDF reports
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Your post trade analysis...
LiquidMetrix – Pre-trade Analytics Features
  • On-demand access to IFS’ dedicated LiquidMetrix statistics and benchmarks
  • 30+ different measures of European fragmentation and liquidity statistics, calculated on a daily basis
  • Compare different trading venues and drill down to events such as news or market suspensions to analyse liquidity
  • Calculate metrics for different ranges (1 contract, 10k EUR, 25k EUE, 50k EUR).
  • Download daily, half-hourly and 30 second average metrics
  • View daily, high frequency and intraday charts for instruments or indices
  • Generate and print PDF reports at instrument or index level
  • Export statistics and benchmarks using QSQL custom queries
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LiquidMetrix PDF report...


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