CMC Markets Connect, the institutional trading and technology solutions arm of online broker CMC Markets (LON:CMCX), has announced a distribution agreement with Integral. Integral provides cloud-based eFX workflow solutions, bringing together a wide variety of liquidity providers into a single, integrated network.
CMC Markets will be distributing its Spot FX and Indices, Treasuries and Commodity CFDs including over 12,000 CFDs covering a range of single stocks and ETFs. Integral clients will have the ability to access pricing as well as execute trades.
Richard Elston, Group Head of Institutional at CMC Markets Connect, commented:
“The partnership with Integral is the latest step in our mission to continue extending our institutional reach. By leveraging the network of a recognised industry leader, we’re making our pricing and liquidity available to an even wider audience, whilst our single stock CFD offering truly strengthens the wider Integral offering.”
Harpal Sandhu, CEO of Integral, added:
“By continuing to include more high-quality liquidity providers in the network, we ensure that our clients are consistently receiving a quality service across all market conditions. Our recently launched CFD Prime service is the latest innovation improving the trading experiences of our clients.”
In recent years, CFDs have been seen as an increasingly flexible tool for clients looking to gain long or short exposure to single stocks. This has resulted in CMC Markets rapidly expanding the range of instruments it offers within the asset class, including equities on 23 global markets.
CMC Markets Institutional provides sculpted liquidity to a global institutional client base of banks, brokerages, funds and dealing desks. Its continuous innovation and investment in trading technology means that it is able to respond consistently to changing markets. Through a single connection, clients have access to multiple asset classes worldwide allowing them to seamlessly execute their chosen strategy and increase revenue potential. CMC Markets is regulated in multiple jurisdictions, under the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK, the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) in Australia and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in Singapore. CMC Markets plc’s shares are listed on the London Stock Exchange (CMCX).
Integral is a financial technology company that helps its customers—banks, brokers, and asset managers—outperform their competition in the foreign exchange market through innovative solutions for workflow management and advanced execution. Integral’s modern approach of addressing the entire FX lifecycle with an intelligent platform allows its customers to achieve the lowest transaction costs, greatest operational efficiency, and highest yield. Founded in 1993, Integral maintains development, support, and sales offices in Palo Alto, New York, London, Tokyo, Singapore and Bangalore.