Rival Systems Listing

Rival Systems empowers professional traders with the technology and resources required to compete in today's markets. Rival provides a comprehensive technology solution, including: Rival Trader, a sophisticated derivatives trading system; Rival API, an algorithmic strategy development framework; Rival Risk, an enterprise risk management tool; and extensive support, training and service.

Rival Trader

Trade on one front-end platform with the speed, performance and analytics you demand. Rival's ultra-low latency C++ derivatives front end trading platform, with innovative execution and protection features, allows you to participate in market events that are currently out of reach. Quote high delta options, quickly respond to RFQs, pick off resting orders, complete your spread trade without giving up edge, build your own strategy and view real-time risk across your entire firm.

Features At-A-Glance:

  • Ultra-low latency Auto-Quoter and Electronic Eye
  • Easy-to-use and highly customizable front end
  • Underlying price calculations based on the market micro-structure
  • Out-of-the-box advanced execution logic to ensure you always trade for positive edge
  • Multi-level safety features to prevent manual errors and trades that violate risk limits
  • Latency reports to gain insight into the actual performance of the system
  • Built in risk management: real-time and scenario risk views to monitor risk and PNL
  • Options pricing and volatility models


Rival API

Leverage the power of the Rival Trader platform with Rival API to build your own automated trading strategies. Rival API provides developers with an ultra-low latency C++ development platform with in-process market data feed handlers and execution gateways for optimal performance. Rival has figured out the hard part so you can quickly build and deploy your automated trading strategies across multiple exchanges.

Features At-A-Glance:

  • C++ development library, with extensive documentation and sample strategies
  • In-process market data feed handler and execution gateway
  • Normalized data format for fast deployment of your strategy across multiple exchanges
  • Centralized trade and position server to easily share trades and positions across strategies
  • Integrated pre-trade risk limits
  • Ability to capture the tick to trade latency of every order
  • Pin and spin threads on specific cores to achieve the optimal performance
  • Replay historical market data and connect to our exchange simulator to backtest strategies
  • Automatic integration with Rival Trader


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