Virtu Financial

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  Company Overview


Virtu provides market making, execution services and analytics to institutional capital market participants and retail markets using proprietary technology The Market Making segment trades in cash, futures, and options markets for equities, options, fixed income, currencies, and commodities. The Execution Services segment comprises agency-based trading and trading venues, executing equities, ETFs, futures, fixed income, currencies, and commodities. Virtu facilitates trading and market making in 25,000+ securities, across 235 venues in 60+ global markets Notable acquisitions 2018 Virtu purchased high frequency trader KCG Holdings for US$1.4 Billion 2019 Virtu completed the acquisition of ITG agency brokerage for US$1 Billion

Type of business
Data Source
Region
North America
Specialisation
Electronic Trading

  Corporate Details


Date of UpdateUnknown
HeadquartersNew York, United States
Established2008
Market Cap US$4,650 Million
Revenue US$1,530 Million
Employees1,000+
OwnershipListed: NASDAQ
ManagementChief Executive Officer: Douglas Cifu EVP Strategy: Marc Rosenthal Head of Analytics & Workflow: Kevin O’Connor

  Website Analysis


URLwww.virtu.com
Alexa Rank557,019
TypeData Source
Client CaseElectronic Trading
CoverageUnited States, Australia, Canada, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
Asset ClassesUnknown
TradingYES
TerminalsUnknown
FeedsYES
AnalyticsYES
Compliance & RiskYES
Indices & BenchmarksUnknown
Reference DataUnknown
Economic DataUnknown

  Key Products & Services


Triton Execution Management System (EMS) Multi-Asset Solution for Equities, ETFs, foreign exchange, fixed income, options and futures. Functionality includes, Block trading, Algo integration, Portfolio trading, Pairs strategies, Single-stock execution, IOIs & actionable IOIs, RFS/RFQ and Analytics Trading Analytics and Data for multiple asset classes including Equities, foreign exchange, fixed income, and futures, Single access point for global Triton EMS, ITG Net and Virtu’s broker flow, Pre & post trade real-time transaction cost analytics, Global Peer database, Agency Cost Estimator (ACE) ITG Net is a global comms network connecting buy‑side and sell‑side firms for multi‑asset order routing and indication‑of‑interest messages with Virtu and third‑party trading platforms. ITG Net supports 9,000 billable connections to 600 execution destinations. ITG Net integrates trading products of third‑party brokers and ATSs into Virtu’s own platforms


  Business Potential


PresenceUnited States, Australia, Canada, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
MarketInvestment Banks, Commercial Banks, Asset Managers, Retail
CompetitionBloomberg, LiquidNet, Refinitiv, Tradeweb
AvailabilityDirect from Virtu
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