An Off-The-Shelf Solution That's On Your Terms
LOW LATENCY PERFORMANCE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
Metro is a high performance, server-based professional options trading platform that allows users to build and buy, taking advanced off-the-shelf software and adding a growing library of custom in-house Apps. It comes out-of-the-box with traditional Metro Apps, such as options pricing, risk management and execution, and allows users to access and download an expanding catalog of Apps from the City Store.
Metro's intuitive electronic trade sheets enable users to easily price spreads and request quotes (RFQs), view market data, write rules-based logic, and place electronic orders.
Actively monitor quotes and adjust parameters from an intuitive interface. Easily apply leans to on top of your curve to trade in and out of positions.
Actively monitor market activity in order to find edge. Traders can execute directly from trade control.
Auto-execute on opportunities. Detect, display, filter and execute on trading opportunities across different markets.
Powerful analysis tools give risk officers the capability to monitor multiple groups on multiple risk axes.
Advanced modeling allows traders to manage option volatility curves, skews and term structure either from a grid or graphically. Traders can also preview curve updates before publishing them to their server.
The ability to automate responses to RFQs with dynamic edge settings based on Delta, Vega and Time to Expiration.
Traders have the ability to control ATM vols or match their whole curve to the market directly from trade sheets.
Get Custom Fitted at the City Store
The City Store allows options on futures traders to fully personalize their Metro trading experience by offering a library of downloadable Apps for adding custom functionality. Seamless integration means no downtime or development time, so you can continue trading as you like without disruption.
The execution category includes widgets that involve order management, unique hedging approaches, quoting or quote management, limit or margin tracking, and various execution strategies.
The analytics category includes widgets that involve market data analysis, data visualization, order or data tracking, statistics or reporting, and general utilities to enhance your ability to analyze data.
The pricing category includes widgets that involve pricing models, volatility skew management, artificial or predictive pricing, and general utilities meant to enhance your pricing abilities.
Smart Links, offered in the latest version of Metro, has the power to advance the way traders manage their workflows by allowing seamless, bi-directional integration between out-of-the-box Metro windows and external application.
See what the Pros have to say about optionscity
Smart Links has the power to advance the way traders manage their workflows as related to trading and analysis. It also works seamlessly with options and underlying market bookdepth views, creating a much simpler interface for analysis and execution.
Euler Investments OptionsCity Metro to facilitate their market-making activities. Traders at Euler Investments will leverage Metro in the energy and commodity markets.
While the Metro platform has always been highly intuitive, this latest version drastically improves upon our previous versions and, we think, puts Metro’s performance far ahead of our competitors. So, the stability, quality, ease of use, intuitiveness, and feature set are what set this version apart from the rest – whether those are in-house systems or our direct competitors.
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