Patented Automated Derivative Trading System for Sale by ICAP Patent Brokerage

Sep 19, 2013, 07:00 ET from ICAP Patent Brokerage

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale a patent portfolio claiming a system for fast, safe, and automated derivatives trading from Edge Capture, LLC.


"The portfolio for sale covers inventions fundamental to the derivatives trading industry, and we are excited to offer these key assets to our global base of patent buyers. This is an important portfolio for companies involved in high frequency trading of derivatives including exchanges, broker dealers, and investment managers," says Dean Becker, CEO of ICAP Patent Brokerage.

Key Characteristics & Benefits
The patent portfolio for sale discloses an automated trading system that rapidly responds to pricing and volume information transmitted from an exchange. The trading system provides multiple advancements including guaranteed accuracy and safeguards for controlling risk due to erroneous, mistaken, and/or repeated trades on the exchange. The system can also be remotely controlled away from the collocation server near the exchange. Additionally, the invention can submit delta hedging trades within milliseconds of the original trade.

While the prior art on algorithmic trading systems for equities originated in the 1990s, the portfolio discloses improvements that eventually became the current standard in computerized systems of exchange traded derivatives.

The portfolio has undergone extensive examination and litigation, and specific litigation information is available under a non-disclosure agreement.

See this technical description of the automated derivative trading system IP sales offering.

To learn more about the assets available for sale in this portfolio:
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