big xyt

Use Case: Sell-side TCA

Use Case:
Buy-side Portfolio Manager and ETF Issuer TCA

Firm type:

Investment manager, hedge fund, wealth manager, insurance company, sovereign wealth fund, family office (ETF Issuer for post-trade)

What do you need/want to do?

Validation of strategy performance and routing for external clients (funds)

Compliance and best execution requirements

Strategic measurement of trading performance (you could be a centralised desk, a self trading PM, or outsourced trading desk)

Better understand your trading costs during portfolio construction

What are the alternative solutions? What are their disadvantages?

In-house build (but this is not a key focus for the buy-side so the uplift can be quite heavy to do it well)

Some firms are tied to one vendor for a long time which can limit flexibility and innovation in the marketplace

What are the advantages of using big xyt’s solutions?

Web-based application with rich visualisations and API access to liquidity analytics of global markets

Gain an understanding of the approach of your peers

How long is the implementation and what resources are required from the client?

Our API is immediately available for those firms with in-house capability to use it

The onboarding process involves understanding your data model, file transfer, and demonstrating that our solution meets your needs

What are the results/beneficial outcomes? What could you do now that you couldn’t do before?

Better understanding of the trading process as a contributor to alpha

Better cost management (in busy/volatile times traders need to concentrate on their core business, yet analysis is key at those times so a maintained available solution is invaluable)