In our opinion, it is dedication to technology and speed that differentiates AGN in the fast paced electronic trading arena. AGN will provide technologies, tools and personnel along with a high level of personal attention and today’s trading resources.
AGN has a strategic relationship with Rithmic LLC (“Rithmic”). They develop high performance trade execution software and low latency direct market access to some of the world’s largest futures and securities exchanges. You can connect your platforms to Rithmic’s API or we can help you place your own equipment directly near the exchange to achieve low latency execution.
System developers, professional day traders and screen designers interested in Trade execution choose to incorporate Rithmic’s C++ or .NET R | API™, into their proprietary software or systems. Traders who integrate these Application Programming Interfaces (“APIs”) are then able to take advantage of what is believed by many to be the industry’s fastest and most reliable market data and order routing infrastructure, providing access to the futures and options markets.
What is the R | API?
R | API is a collection of C++ and/or .NET software libraries and interface definitions distributed under license to our professional customers. R | API provides unthrottled real-time market data, historical tick data, historical one-minute bars, as well as order execution and order management capabilities. For execution-only capabilities, a Financial Information eXchange (“FIX”) 4.2 compliant interface is also available.
Who utilizes the R | API?
The R | API is used by software developers worldwide:
- Grey box and black box designers/programmers
- Trading screen designers/programmers
Users of programs which have incorporated R | API could be:
- Grey box and black box traders
- High frequency traders
- Proprietary trading houses
- Screen traders
- Risk managers
- Brokerage houses
- Banks, including foreign banks
- Third Party Education Providers
Please contact us to explore how AGN can help you set up your environment for automation development and deployment.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT TRADING FUTURES AND OPTIONS INVOLVES SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS AND IS NOT SUITABLE FOR ALL INVESTORS. PAST PERFORMANCE IS NOT NECESSARILY INDICATIVE OF FUTURE RESULTS. THERE ARE UNIQUE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH UTILIZING THE INTERNET-BASED ORDER EXECUTION SYSTEMS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE FAILURE OF HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND INTERNET CONNECTION. AGN FUTURES DOES NOT CONTROL SIGNAL POWER, ITS RECEPTIONS OR ROUTING VIA INTERNET, CONFIGURATION OF YOUR EQUIPMENT OR RELIABILITY OF ITS CONNECTION. AGN FUTURES IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR COMMUNICATION FAILURES, DISTORTIONS OR DELAYS WHEN TRADING VIA THE INTERNET.