SOURCE: Aegisoft, LLC

November 18, 2009 10:05 ET

Aegisoft Wins Coveted FX Week Award for Best FX Algorithmic Trading System

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 18, 2009) - Aegisoft, a leading provider of global trading solutions, software and professional services, announced today that FX Week ( has named AthenaFX as the winner of the 2009 "Best FX Algorithmic Trading System" award. Aegisoft executives received the honor at the Annual FX Week Best Bank Awards ceremony in London, on November 17, 2009.

"These awards are the benchmark for performance in the global FX industry, and the most accurate indicator of who is leading the market, according to banks, brokers and buy-side traders," noted Saima Farooqi, Editor, FX Week.

"We are extremely pleased to receive this award from FX Week," said Stan Adelman, President of Aegisoft. "Innovation and speed to market is what drives our industry. Designing powerful and cost effective FX aggregation and algorithmic trading systems to meet the rapid changes sweeping through our industry, as a result of electronic trading, is what Aegisoft has been focused on in the past year. This award establishes continued industry recognition of our leadership in the development of advanced trading technology," added Mr. Adelman.

From customizable trading capabilities to stealth algorithms that arbitrage across multiple venues, AthenaFX provides unique functions for access to the entire FX marketplace. AthenaFX customers gain a holistic view of the market, enabling them to deploy trading strategies that span liquidity pools and quickly capitalize on real-time market opportunities. Banks, brokers and buy-side institutions are drawn to AthenaFX for its easy-to-use aggregated interface, algorithmic capability, lower latency and better execution on every trade.

About Aegisoft

Since 1994, Aegisoft has been providing innovative trading solutions, software and services to the global financial marketplace. Aegisoft's solutions support companies who need to address: algorithmic support and execution for multi-asset trading; FX market aggregation; high frequency spread trading; back-testing of algorithms; FIX validation. Our focus is on delivering unparalleled value and competitive advantage to our diverse global customer base. We are committed to providing the trading solutions, services, training and support to meet the unique needs of our clients and help them reach their greatest profit potential. Aegisoft's solutions are backed by more than 15 years of steady growth, deep industry knowledge, and innovative technology. For more information, please visit

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    Aegisoft, LLC
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