We enable financial firms to deliver sophisticated trading services to their clients and staff via the web. Our e-distribution software makes it quick and easy to create single-dealer platforms and other online trading offerings precisely tailored to business needs.
The Caplin e-distribution platform is designed to meet the needs of users of all kinds, and provides an integrated experience across multiple asset classes. We offer a range of pre-packaged offerings, called motifs, each of which provides a powerful set of trading workflows for a particular asset class and trading style. These can be branded, styled, combined, modified and extended without limit, to meet your exact requirements.
The best designs from the most successful FX Trading GUIs - ready to go as soon as they are connected to your trading system.
Gives you full order management, advanced workflows tuned to the needs of real traders, rich pre-trade support and post-trade allocation tools.
A fast and streamlined solution for your sales people, whether they are reacting to a client call or initiating one.
Give your corporate clients exactly the service they need, while encouraging migration from high-cost voice channels to low-cost online trading.
Offer your clients real-time information and trading on phones and tablets with everything seamlessly connected to their desktop.
The Caplin equities motif provides the building blocks for a comprehensive equities trading service, including searchable current and historic blotters, a ‘market explorer’ for securities searching and watch-list creation, a market depth display, market and limit order tickets, alerts, and allocations.
The Caplin futures motif is designed for exchange-based futures and options trading, and offers intuitive navigation and instrument discovery, quote tiles, heatmaps, charts, multi-function ladders, deal blotters, position management, spreads, option chains, multi-currency account information, account flattening, alerting, and much more.
The Caplin fixed income motif supports trading of rates and credit with pre-trade analysis, execution and post-trade capabilities, all within a powerful, customizable trading workflow. It allows users to effortlessly view inventories of unlimited size in real time, with comprehensive sorting and filtering capabilities.
The Caplin Platform supports trading services across any number of asset classes. Information from any number of internal silos can be combined and presented on a single screen. And any number of Caplin motifs can be combined to provide a multi-asset solution.
If you require specialised functionality not contained in any of our standard products, our powerful tools make it easy to create it from scratch. We offer a comprehensive design and development service to help you achieve this, either by supporting your own developers or providing a complete managed delivery.
Our comprehensive e-distribution technology stack includes an integration suite, a real-time data services engine, user management, a high availability and load-balancing framework, a hugely scalable web distribution system, management services, an HTML5 presentation framework and a set of business solutions.Read more
We provide a comprehensive range of services to help you implement a complete e-distribution project, ranging from training and support to complete project resourcing and management.Read more
As an alternative to deployed software we offer Caplin Direct – a managed, hosted e-distribution service.
Caplin Direct is designed for banks that want a powerful FX single-dealer platform delivered as a turn-key solution, without the need to host and manage the software in-house, while still allowing branding, customization and extension with unique features and workflows.Find out more
We work hard to help our clients create a solution that overcomes their challenges and meets their goals. We’d love to talk to you about how Caplin can create a solution for you.
Standard Bank is Africa's largest banking group, operating in 18 countries on the African continent as well as in other markets around the world. Its Corporate and Investment Banking unit used both Caplin Trader and Caplin Platform to create its own single dealer platform.
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UniCredit is the largest bank in Italy, and operates subsidiary banks across central and eastern Europe. UniCredit chose the Caplin Platform and Caplin Trader to build its UC Trader single-dealer platform.
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The financial firm needed to add bond trading to its successful FX single-dealer platform. It chose Caplin's web trading technology and worked closely with us to create a unique and compelling FI trading application.
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May 15 2015
It was great to see that Standard Bank’s newly upgraded SDP eMarketTrader has just been voted ‘Best Super Regional Bank SDP’ in the Profit & Loss 2015 Digital FX Awards.
April 28 2015
With the launch of the Apple Watch Caplin wanted to board the wearable tech bandwagon. We wanted to ask the questions why and how should a sell-side Investment Bank want to use wearable tech?
April 14 2015
For the recent Caplin hackathon we built a dashboard that allows an administrator to read and curate a real-time stream of news items from a variety of sources. He can then annotate selected items with his own comments and broadcast them out to all the connected users of our trading application.
April 14 2015
The CLS settlement system has reported an -8.3% drop in the average daily value of FX trades settled through their platform in Feb 15, taking volumes back to the Dec 14 levels of $4,870bln/day.
April 14 2015
March 03 2015
EBS the leading FX ECN has reported a large drop in FX volumes in Feb 2015 down some $35.5bln/day (-27.4%) compared to the strong start to the year as previously reported, which saw Jan 15 vols of $129.6bln/day (+23.7%), although still some 12.7% up on Feb 2014.
February 19 2015
Caplin's white papers are widely read within the ecommerce and financial trading industry. We regularly publish new white papers about electronic trading, single-dealer platforms, rich Internet application technology, web trading technology and HTML5, several times a year, so it's worth checking back from time to time.
We explore the growing use of mobile devices in the capital markets and why banks should offer mobile trading in order to be competitive
This document explains what an SDP is and outlines the complexities, costs and risks involved in building one.
BladeRunner is an HTML5 development framework for building modular enterprise-scale HTML5 apps.
Paul Caplin, and Patrick Myles, our CTO write about electronic trading, single-dealer platforms, rich internet application technology, web trading technology and HTML5.