Marex Spectron Successfully Deploys OptionsCity Metro for Market-Making Commodity Desk

CHICAGO – June 20, 2016 – OptionsCity Software, a global provider of futures and options trading and analytics solutions, announced today that global commodities brokerage Marex Spectron has successfully deployed its flagship Metro platform in its market-making architecture. Metro is a low-latency flexible and scalable futures and options trading platform, deployed seamlessly via the web.  

"After extensive research, Marex Spectron chose OptionsCity Metro for its intuitive out-of-box features delivered on a low-latency architecture," said Nick Benson, Chief Technology Officer, Marex Spectron. "In addition, Metro’s modular architecture gives us the ability to extend the platform and build custom algorithms and apps," he added.

"We are pleased to acquire yet another customer in London where we are seeing an increased demand for an innovative options trading software like Metro," said Dan Rooney, VP of Global Sales at OptionsCity Software. "Metro delivers state-of-the art trading technology to the European market."       

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About OptionsCity Software

OptionsCity Software powers the trading, risk management and analytics needs of futures and options traders, market makers, financial institutions and other market participants worldwide. OptionsCity is a certified Independent Software Vendor and a leading source of electronic options trading volume on global derivatives exchanges. For more information, please visit


About Marex Spectron Group Limited

Marex Spectron is a leading commodities brokerage headquartered in London but with an international network covering Asia and North America, with significant market shares in many major Agricultural, Metal and Energy products. For more information please visit

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OptionsCity Software powers the trading, risk management and analytics needs of professional futures and options traders, market-makers, introducing brokers and financial institutions worldwide. OptionsCity’s diverse suite of powerful tools includes Metro, its flagship electronic trading and market-making platform, and Freeway, an automated trading engine designed to build, test, and deploy algorithms and custom trading strategies. OptionsCity also offers a cloud-based futures trading platform, CityTrader, with its REST-based, easy-to-implement City API for accessing futures and options market data and analytics. OptionsCity's latest offering, City Execution, allows Thomson Reuters Eikon users to execute futures and options trades seamlessly from within Eikon.

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