Technology Awards 2020 – Best Trading and Execution Platform

2020 Winners

Best Trading and Execution Platform


MarketAxess is revolutionising fixed-income trading and execution. As part of that revolution, we have launched Axess IQ, a unique execution and order workflow solution, tailored specifically to the needs of private banks.

Axess IQ manages and monitors your open order queue, automatically assesses and prioritises incoming orders, aggregates liquidity and pricing data into a single view, and helps traders execute orders easily and efficiently like never before. Axess IQ lets you effortlessly combine superior execution quality with unparalleled efficiency and connect instantly to our global liquidity pool of over 1,800 institutional participants.

With Axess IQ, you automatically get access to our award-winning technology and data products such as Open Trading, our all-to-all marketplace, CP+, our predictive algorithmic pricing engine, and Auto-X, our suite of automation tools.

MarketAxess operates a leading, institutional electronic trading platform delivering expanded liquidity opportunities, improved execution quality and significant cost savings across global fixed-income markets. A record $6.6 trillion was traded across credit and rate products through MarketAxess trading technology in 2020.We serve a global network of over 1,800 firms, including the world’s leading asset managers, hedge funds and institutional brokers dealers.

MarketAxess’ award-winning Open Trading® marketplace is regarded as the preferred all-to-all trading solution in the global credit markets, creating a unique liquidity pool for a broad range of credit market participants. In addition, drawing on our unique fixed income data and analytical resources, MarketAxess provides automated trading solutions, market data products and a range of pre- and post-trade services. Together, these solutions allow our clients to open up new trading possibilities, refine their trading strategies and improve the efficiency of their execution.