OptionsCity FIA Winner Enjoys Weekend with a McLaren

Back in October, over 1000 FIA conference attendees entered the OptionsCity drawing for their chance to win a weekend with a McLaren. It was a fitting giveaway for OptionsCity, a trading software company driven by performance and innovation. The lucky winner drawn at random was Tony Feeney, an employee at Societe Generale. Well, we recently received an email back from Tony sharing his weekend experience with the McLaren.  See below for his recap of the weekend. Congrats again Tony!

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OptionsCity Unleashes Innovation and Performance at FIA 2016


OptionsCity celebrated its ten year anniversary last week with its largest splash ever at FIA Expo in Chicago. OptionsCity’s industry-leading numbers are impressive (2+ million contracts traded daily, 16 microsecond response times, 15+ global exchanges, 26+ clearing firms, 1000+ users of OptionsCity products globally, and on…) and they drove home their product performance by partnering with another brand that knows something about performance, McLaren. The McLaren 570 GT, with impressive numbers of its own (562 horses, 0-60 in 2.9 seconds), was a fitting complement to the OptionsCity booth. All told, over 1000 conference goers entered for their chance to win a weekend with the McLaren 570S. Even FIA President, Walter Lukken, stopped by to check out the McLaren.
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OptionsCity’s City API Nominated for 2016 Chicago Innovation Award


Four years ago, we were honored when OptionsCity’s Freeway, the firm’s breakthrough multi-asset algorithmic trading platform, won a 2012 Chicago Innovation Award.

This year, we are pleased to announce that City API has been nominated for our second Chicago Innovation Award. Like it was for Freeway in 2012, the competition for the final award will be challenging, with 643 nominees competing for fewer than 15 awards.

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2014 in Review – A Note from Our CEO

This year, OptionsCity dedicated its efforts to enabling our customers to create their own experience to remain competitive in the options on futures markets. We did this by completely re-envisioning our flagship product, adding to our existing core services, and continuing our global expansion and gave back to the community that has helped us thrive. It was a challenging year that saw us put our heads down and intently focus on our core vision and priorities.

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OptionsCity, Victor Glava a Finalist in 2013 Moxie Awards

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OptionsCity Software was named a finalist for "Software Company of the Year" in Built in Chicago's 2nd Annual Moxie Awards and OptionsCity's Chief Technology Officer Victor Glava was named a finalist in the "CTO of the Year" award category. Built in Chicago's Moxie Awards recognize Chicago's most innovative digital entrepreneurs and outstanding individuals and companies. The Moxie Awards winners were announced on June 20th, 2013, at a networking celebration held at Chicago's Park West honoring both the nominees and winners.

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