Chicago – OptionsCity announced today that the company has been nominated for the Chicago Innovation Awards and honored as one of the top 75 most innovative companies of 2010. OptionsCity was selected for OptionsCity Metro, a real-time electronic trading solution for options traders and market makers.
The Chicago Innovation Awards recognizes the top 10 companies yearly that offer the most innovative products and services in the Chicago area.
“OptionsCity Metro was designed to cater to the demands of today’s trader while also anticipating their future needs. This is the driving force behind our commitment to innovation.” said Hazem Dawani, President and CEO. “We are excited and honored to be nominated for this award.”
This is the ninth annual year of the Chicago Innovation Awards, which was established in 2002 by Thomas D. Kuczmarski, founder of the innovation consulting firm Kuczmarski & Associates and prominent local journalist Dan Miller. A record number of nominations have been received for the 2010 Chicago Innovations Awards exceeding 350 of the most innovative companies in Chicago.
About OptionsCity Software, Inc.
OptionsCity Software, Inc., founded in 2006, is a Chicago based financial technology company that provides real-time electronic trading solutions to options traders who make markets, maintain liquidity, and trade on the world’s leading derivative markets. OptionsCity® Metro, the company’s main product, is a complete end-to-end, fully configurable electronic trading and market making platform that creates a distinctive edge by enabling options traders to have full control over trading, safety, and risk management. OptionsCity is a certified ISV (Independent Software Vendor) on the CBOT, CME and CBOE.
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