RTS Strengthens Asia Pacific Presence With New Office in Hong Kong

Mar 03, 2011, 07:00 ET from RTS Realtime Systems Group

SINGAPORE and HONG KONG, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RTS Realtime Systems Group, a leading global trading solutions provider, announced that it has just opened an office in Hong Kong as part of its ongoing expansion throughout the Asia Pacific region. The new office offers sales and solutions support to Hong Kong-based customers and serves as the gateway to the trading communities in mainland China, Taiwan, Japan and Korea.

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With its regional headquarters in Singapore, RTS has been steadily growing its presence and services to clients in the region. Over the past two years, growth has been rapid, including the opening of an expanded Asia Pacific headquarters, the tripling of staff and the establishment of local development, quality assurance and marketing teams to better serve regional clients.

Alec Chan joins RTS as Sales Director covering North Asia from the new Hong Kong office. His experience in technology and commodity trading solutions equip him to promote and service RTS' increased activities in commodities trading and established high-performance financial markets solutions in the region.

RTS Executive Board Member Alexander Lamb said: "We're very pleased to welcome Alec to our team to help us attract new business and ensure that we continue to provide impeccable service to our clients throughout the area.  The tremendous interest in the RTS low latency algorithmic trading solutions, along with our ability to connect firms quickly and efficiently to more than 130 equity, futures and options exchanges globally, has really fuelled our growth in the region."

The firm's algorithmic trading solutions, RTD Tango and RTD Tango Trader, help traders capture opportunities across marketplaces and mitigate their risk positions.

About RTS Realtime Systems Group

RTS (www.rtsgroup.net) delivers high-performance, end-to-end technology products and services across asset classes and continents to elite financial institutions.  The firm is one of the world's leading providers of ultra-low latency, high frequency, robust algorithmic trading solutions. RTS offers standardized low latency connectivity gateways to 130+ exchanges and execution venues worldwide.  In addition, the firm provides proximity hosting and co-location services for high-speed, ultra-low latency access to 65+ venues via its global data center network.  RTS has offices in Amsterdam, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, New York, Singapore and Sydney.

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