Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 08, 2014
CFN Services (http://www.cfnservices.com), a leading provider of managed services for the capital markets, announced today that Guy Scott has joined the company as Vice President of Global Sales, Capital Markets. Guy will lead CFN’s global sales efforts supporting the continued expansion of the Alpha Platform™. The Alpha Platform provides high performance delivery of trading applications across a global ultra-low latency foundation interconnecting more than 120 trading venues throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
Guy brings deep experience enabling capital markets clients with financial trading technology and global infrastructure platforms. His roles establishing and leading sales efforts throughout the Americas and across European markets have centered on driving growth of leading-edge trading technologies.
Most recently, Guy was the Managing Director of Sales at Trading Technologies (TT) responsible for client relationships across most of the Americas, while also driving client adoption of TTNet, the company’s fully managed hosting solution. Guy also led TT’s global sell-side relationships and direct expansion into the buy-side and Latin America markets.
Prior to TT, Guy directed sales efforts for Future Source, a global real-time market data and analytics platform supporting the commodities, financial futures and foreign exchange trading communities, where he was instrumental in building the company’s institutional terminal and data feed business.
“We’re extremely pleased to have Guy on our team helping us develop and deliver the next generation of trading technologies to the market,” said Mark Casey, President of CFN Services. “He is well respected across both the buy and sell-side for his ability to collaborate with clients on the latest innovations. His great sense of the products and technologies required to improve performance and profitability will serve our clients well.”
“I’m excited to join the CFN team at such an exciting time as we export our product leadership from the top tier of the proprietary trading market to the broader buy-side and sell-side communities,” Guy added, “The Alpha Platform represents the next generation of high performance platforms for delivery and integration of trading technologies across the trade cycle, across geographies, and across asset classes.”
About CFN Services
CFN Services provides managed services that improve the trading performance of many of the world’s most sophisticated financial markets participants. CFN developed and operates the Alpha Platform™, a high-performance global platform for ultra-low latency market data delivery and trade execution across key liquidity venues, major asset classes and emerging geographies worldwide. Alpha Platform integrates best-of-breed trading technologies and services into a single platform, connecting more than 70 leading financial data centers, trading venues and proximity locations worldwide. For more information, please visit http://www.cfnservices.com/alphaplatform.