NEW YORK, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- TradingScreen, the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading, and investment technology via SaaS, today announced that the Board of Directors of TradingScreen Inc. appointed Pierre Schroeder as the Chief Executive Officer. He has served as interim Chief Executive Officer since May 10, 2016.
Pierre Schroeder brings significant industry experience to his role at TradingScreen which includes 25 years' experience in senior capital markets and proprietary trading positions, including two decades at Société Générale (SocGen) in a number of senior leadership roles. In addition to serving on the TradingScreen board for eight years, Pierre was an early investor and customer and has an intimate understanding of the company's products and services.
The Company will also continue to have the benefit of its Executive Committee, consisting of Piero Grandi, Chair, Mr. Schroeder, and Robert Trudeau. TradingScreen's former CEO, Philippe Buhannic will no longer participate in the day-to-day management of the Company, but remains a member of the Board of Directors. The Company thanks him for his many years of important service to the Company and wishes him the best.
TradingScreen is the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading, and investment technology via SaaS to the financial community. TradingScreen's goal is to simplify the complexity of markets, by consolidating all investment workflows for exchange-traded and OTC instruments on a single platform. TradingScreen brings the major, global sell-side participants, leading regional brokers and the largest Buy side firms to a common environment, delivering market access, order-management, liquidity-management and investment services. The benefit to clients is an exceptional reach across counterparties, asset classes, and geography, and a full integration of services front to back. TradingScreen was named the Best Fixed Income Trading Platform in 2014 by Wall Street Letter for the second consecutive year, in addition to winning numerous awards for best trading technology. TradingScreen provides global coverage from offices in Boston, Chicago, Geneva, Hong Kong, London, New York, Paris, São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney and Tokyo. For more information on TradingScreen, go to www.tradingscreen.com.