CQG Partners With David Widerhorn Consulting

Oct 26, 2010, 15:59 ET from CQG, Inc.

DENVER, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- CQG, Inc., the industry-leading order execution, charting, and analytics provider for global, electronically-traded futures markets, and David Widerhorn Consulting (DWC) today announced their partnership to provide customized technology solutions for CQG's API Partners and clients worldwide.

"We are excited to partner with David Widerhorn Consulting to allow financial services firms and individual traders to easily obtain the development support they need to access CQG's consolidated global market data and high-speed order execution tools," said Yuriy Shterk, Vice President of Product Development at CQG. "DWC's knowledge of our API products will allow mutual clients to benefit from seamless integration and expert support."

"Since our very inception, it has been a great pleasure working closely with CQG and developing custom technology solutions incorporating CQG's API," said David Widerhorn, Chief Executive Officer and Founder at DWC. "This partnership formalizes our relationship and, in conjunction with our recent global service area expansion, ensures that we will be able to continue to provide first-rate technology consulting services to CQG clients around the world."

DWC offers a variety of technology consulting services ranging from custom API and trading software development to infrastructure analysis and improvement. The company was founded by David Widerhorn, an experienced trader and technologist, around the core principle that technology solutions for financial services firms and individuals should be built from the trader/risk manager's perspective and from a concrete understanding of the underlying business. DWC's specialty is in creating custom solutions for traders and financial services firms seeking algorithmic trading solutions and risk management tools that leverage CQG's API. DWC has extensive experience working with all aspects of CQG's API, including FIX and the CQG Spreader, and is able to provide cost-effective high performance solutions in a timely manner.

CQG's Data and Trading APIs are available as part of the company's flagship product, the CQG Integrated Client. CQG also provides direct connectivity to its Hosted Exchange Gateways using the industry-standard FIX protocol via CQG's FIX 4.2 API. By using CQG's API solutions, partners and customers can route orders directly to CQG's gateways through their own proprietary applications.

About CQG, Inc.

CQG, Inc. is the industry's highest-performing solution for integrated trade routing, global market data, and advanced technical analysis. CQG partners with more than fifty Futures Commission Merchants and provides Direct Market Access to more than forty exchanges through its worldwide network of collocated CQG Hosted Exchange Gateways. CQG's market data feed consolidates over a hundred sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fixed income, foreign exchange, and equities as well as data on debt securities, industry reports, and financial indices. CQG is headquartered in Denver, Colorado with sales and support offices worldwide. For more information about CQG, please call 1-800-525-7082 or visit www.cqg.com.

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CQG, Inc.

Josh Passman

CJP Communications

212-279-3115 x 203


About David Widerhorn Consulting

David Widerhorn Consulting (DWC) is a Chicago-based financial technology consulting firm specialized at providing technology solutions for financial services firms and individual traders. DWC understands the concerns of traders and risk managers, providing solutions focused on proper risk management and protection of confidential information in a timely manner. DWC prides itself in having the fastest turnaround times in the industry. DWC's key asset is their strong relationship and extensive experience working with CQG, which allows us to provide cost-effective solutions very rapidly.

Recent DWC projects include global infrastructure build outs, automated trading software, Excel/Matlab powered trading tools, low latency FIX messaging, CQG Spreader market making, back-testing tools, risk front-ends and much more!

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David Widerhorn Consulting, LLC

1 800-608-1067