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OptionsCity connects to EEX via CityTrader

First Published 8th March 2016

OptionsCity's CityTrader expands with connectivity to the European Energy Exchange (EEX).

OptionsCity Software, a provider of futures and options trading and analytics solutions, has announced that its cloud-based futures and options platform, CityTrader, will now offer direct access to the European Energy Exchange (EEX). The agreement will provide CityTrader users with access to EEX's power, emissions, coal, freight and agriculture products.

"Adding connectivity to EEX aligns with our mission to make CityTrader the most robust, intuitive platform for active traders to engage with the most liquid futures and options markets globally," said Iqbal Brainch, OptionsCity's vice president of marketing and product strategy. "CityTrader's intuitive design and simple interface proves that a platform shouldn't look intimidating in order to deliver advanced functionality."

With CityTrader, active traders can access global futures markets, including EEX's energy markets, on any device with a simple, modern web browser.

"OptionsCity have a proven track record in the American futures and options market and we at EEX look forward to developing our relationship with their team with a view to making the everyday trading lives of our market participants easier, here in Europe" comments Steffen Köhler, Chief Operating Officer at EEX.