São Paulo, Brazil (PRWEB) July 05, 2011
Intercap Corretora, the brokerage services arm of Banco Intercap that has been in Brazil for over 24 years, has selected SunGard’s Valdi to help it expand its businesses. Valdi will help Intercap Corretora trade new asset classes and manage its trade lifecycle from one platform, via Valdi Trader and Valdi Direct Market Access (DMA). Valdi provides a multi-asset, multi-region trading station with access to low latency direct market access. It will help Intercap Corretora meet its objective of expanding its trading network and services, reaching clients that need low latency execution.
SunGard’s Valdi solutions will help Intercap Corretora grow its business by providing its clients with the ability to trade multiple asset classes around the world. In addition, Valdi will help Intercap Corretora optimize efficiencies by automating the trade lifecycle, providing a single solution to manage and execute trades. Valdi will also help the broker generate and send orders to futures markets with real-time connectivity.
Alcides Venâncio Júnior, director of technology at Intercap Corretora, says "With the electronification of the market, Valdi will help us increase our capacity to help clients execute high performance trades by offering low latency execution. By managing multiple asset classes from one platform with direct access to global markets, we will be able to offer our services to a broader client base.”
Raj Mahajan, president of SunGard’s global trading business, said "We are committed to helping customers, like Intercap Corretora, expand their business, by providing a solution that helps them trade multiple asset classes worldwide. Valdi also provides operational efficiencies by offering an integrated solution that helps customers manage and execute trades from one platform and achieve economies of scale.”
About Intercap Corretora
Broker dealer operating since 1987, Intercap Corretora is the arm for brokerage services at Banco Intercap, an institution specialized in providing services of lending, foreign exchange and derivatives operations, and has Semp Toshiba as one of its controllers. Committed to maintaining a structure based on operational efficiency, the Broker has focused on the institutional market, with trading desks for interests, foreign exchange, fixed income (public and private bonds), Ibovespa and agricultural. Certified by BM&F (Bolsa de Mercadorias & Futuros) through the Operational Qualification Program (PQO), Intercap has permission to use the stamps AGRO BROKER and RETAIL BROKER.
About SunGard’s Valdi
SunGard’s Valdi provides equities, futures, fixed income and options traders with multi-asset, front-to-back trading and risk management solutions on 130 markets worldwide. SunGard’s Valdi global trading solutions support the entire trade lifecycle including integrated trade and order management systems, execution services, risk management, compliance, and clearing and settlement services. With connectivity via SunGard’s global network, SunGard's global trading solutions help customers achieve increased performance, low latency and execution across multiple platforms, instruments and geographies.
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