Sao Paulo, Brazil (PRWEB) December 07, 2011
Votorantim Corretora, the brokerage arm of Banco Votorantim, has connected to the SunGard Global Network (SGN) and is using the Valdi order management system (OMS) to provide clients with direct market access (DMA) and care order handling. Votorantim also uses SunGard’s Valdi execution management system (EMS) and Valdi DMA which helps it offer clients a solution to manage and execute orders on both the BM&F and BOVESPA exchanges in Brazil via one platform. Using SunGard for order management, execution and connectivity helps Votorantim Corretora achieve economies of scale, source new liquidity and increase operational efficiency.
Ricardo Braga, general manager of Votorantim Corretora, said, “SunGard’s Valdi and SGN are helping us expand our business by aiding us in providing our clients with a platform to trade multiple asset classes, globally. As one of the most extensive trading networks in the world, the SunGard Global Network helps us solve the connectivity challenges related to trading new instruments locally and internationally.”
Raj Mahajan, president of SunGard’s Global Trading business, said, "SunGard's goal is to provide a one-stop shop for the entire array of services required for firms to transact globally. The company's strategy is to help customers, like Votorantim Corretora, grow and expand their business by being able to use one provider for multiple trading solutions”.
About Votorantim Corretora
Votorantim Corretora has a net worth of $ 249 million and net income of $ 10 million. Income from brokerage operations on the stock market reached $ 30 million in 2010. Votorantim Corretora is controlled by Banco Votorantim, the third largest privately held bank in Brazil, with total assets of $ 107.8 billion (Dec, 2010).
About the SunGard Global Network (SGN)
A trade automation and connectivity solution, the SunGard Global Network links institutions throughout the financial services value chain, offering services for equities, fixed income, listed derivatives, mutual funds, money market funds and other cash equivalents. SGN helps automate the entire trade lifecycle, from order execution through to post-trade processing. It facilitates trading on over 120 markets worldwide and links more than 2,000 asset managers with over 500 brokers, as well as interconnecting with major third-party order-routing networks. SGN’s international connectivity hubs also support low-latency market data delivery from global markets.
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