The brokerage is now a distributor of the Catalyst Execution Management System (EMS) as well as a destination in UNX's broker connectivity network, allowing institutional traders to access CAPIS services and route orders directly to them via the Catalyst front end.
UNX CEO Thomas Kim comments that the addition of CAPIS to UNX's broker-dealer partnership and distribution network underscores the value of Catalyst's broker-neutral, open-technology platform to all trading participants.
Founded in 1977, CAPIS
is one of the few institutional agency brokerages and independent research providers in the United States.
The fully hosted Fidessa trading platform offers CAPIS
integrated order management, trading and rich middle-office functionality across their US operations.
FinancialSockets is particularly pleased with the marketing partnership with CAPIS
because it leverages our capacity to keep pace with the interest in our product," said Ellen Hunt.
Through detailed analytics, customized trading strategies, and advanced technology, the goal of CAPIS
program trading is adding value to list trading and, in some cases, individual orders.
MindBranch will not only extend investment research to the platform, but will also allow CAPIS
clients to search their database of 40,000 industry research, including analyst reports, newsletters, databases and company profiles.
By teaming with CAPIS
, we are able to expand our Soft Dollar program to reach a significantly greater percentage of our Members, giving them the freedom to execute large blocks of stock directly and anonymously, while still honoring their bills for traditional trading and research services with outside vendors and brokers.
In addition to providing one of the most comprehensive commission recapture programs in the industry, CAPIS
also offers Ally, their best-in-class execution analysis and brokerage allocation reports.
executes all trades on an agency basis, eliminating any conflict of interest; and plan sponsors, investment managers and broker-dealers have come to trust CAPIS
for its expertise in directed brokerage, transition management and commission recapture relationships.
said Kristi Wetherington, President and CEO of CAPIS
Anne brings more than 19 years of capital markets experience to CAPIS