Cloud9 has won Best Sell-Side Trading Communication System at the 2017 WatersTechnology Sell-Side Technology Awards for the second year in a row
Cloud9 CTO, Leo Papadopoulos, accepted the award at the ceremony, which took place April 5 at the New York Marriott Marquis.
“Over the last year we have introduced a number of exciting new features to the platform to provide traders with a better workflow, keep them more secure, and help streamline their compliance process,” said Papadopoulos. “It’s an honor to be recognized for these achievements by members of the industry and to be distinguished for the second year in a row as a leader in trader voice communications.”
Each year, the Sell-Side Technology Awards recognizes leading technologies and third-party vendors in their area of expertise. Winners are determined by a panel of eight judges, consisting of four sell-side CIOs/consultants and four of Waters magazine’s senior staff members. To win the Best Sell-Side Trading Communications System, products must feature design simplicity, user-friendliness, high availability, support for simultaneous incoming and outbound calls, and voice recording.
Over the last year, Cloud9 has continued to innovate, launching interoperability features like Click to Calland pioneering voice capture and analytics for compliance. These features have set Cloud9 apart in the market and have fundamentally changed the way that the capital markets think about trader voice communication.