Simplify your Fixed Income execution business
Executing Fixed Income orders can be incredibly complex. Execution desks are under pressure to deliver the best execution across different bond asset classes, selecting the right counterparties and sourcing liquidity from multiple trading venues.
Whether you’re a small or global bond execution desk, or you are looking to automate hedging when dealing in bonds, ION’s solution for Fixed Income execution can transform your complexity into simplicity.
Facts and figures
We can host, support, and maintain your platform in the ION Cloud.
Built on decades of expertise
25+ years of experience in creating advanced solutions for Fixed Income trading.
One solution connects you to all your markets and liquidity sources.
With comprehensive access to D2C venues, our solution has everything you need to excel in FI execution. This includes functionalities as a liquidity taker, automated RFQ management, and programmable smart order routing specifically designed for Fixed Income.
Trade as a liquidity taker on multiple D2C platforms
- Connect to multiple D2C venues from a single screen that supports RFQ, staging, and D2C platforms’ rule engine.
- Manually manage counterparty selection or let the system suggest the best option (based on static or dynamic rules).
- Reduce operational risks by digitalizing the entire D2C trading process.
Automate the RFQ workflow
- Leverage FI EMS’s platform-independent engine to automate the RFQ negotiation.
- Let the intelligent, automated execution logic take care of simpler orders.
- Focus on the trades where you can make a difference.
Deliver best execution
- Automate liquidity sourcing and price discovery to consistently deliver the best execution.
- Implement proprietary logics that leverage the programmable best execution engine.
- View a comprehensive audit trail on all execution steps and automatic generation of client reports.
Leverage FI EMS as a dealer
- Expand your ability to serve clients by accessing D2C markets as a liquidity taker.
- Seamlessly integrate with the ION FI Market Making platform and automated hedging engine.
- Supports direct execution, post-trade, and at-trade hedging.
A-Team Innovation Awards 2021
Most innovative AI/NLP/Machine Learning Initiative for Pre-Trade
TradingTech Insight Awards Europe 2022
Best Smart Order Routing System
Water Rankings 2020
Best Execution Management System
Our award-winning solution demonstrates our continuing excellence in trading technology.