Case Study: Transaction Cost Transparency Boosts PDQ’s Innovative Trading Platform Business
PDQ Enterprises (PDQ), the owner and operator of PDQ ATS, Inc., an independent alternative trading system, provides customized execution and unique liquidity generation for equity market participants. They came to Paradigm4 to accelerate and streamline the creation of advanced transaction cost analysis (TCA). PDQ ATS puts TCA up front and center to help brokers and dealers optimize trading performance.
After a thorough review of several data management platforms, they chose SciDB, a radically new computational database for mining insights from financial trade and quote data.