December 25, 2014 7:31 PM ET


Company Overview of Orc Group AB

Company Overview

Orc Group AB offers trading and market access solutions for investment banks, banks, and brokerage and trading firms worldwide. It provides trading solutions, including Orc Trader, trading application for listed derivatives for trading firms and banks; Orc Liquidator, an automated trading engine for derivatives; and Orc Market Maker, an application for market making. The company also offers electronic execution solutions comprising Orc Fix Access used to connect the company’s market access platform; Orc Trade Access, a solution for connecting trading systems; Orc Flow Control, a solution for controlling multi-market order flow; and Orc Gateway Development Kit. In addition, it provides a rang...

Kungsgatan 36

5th floor

PO Box 7742

Stockholm,  103 95


Founded in 1987

220 Employees


46 8 50 64 77 00

Key Executives for Orc Group AB

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
Founder and Executive Vice President
Age: 52
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 47
President of Asia Pacific
Age: 37
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Orc Group AB Key Developments

AlphaGen Securities LLC Selects Orc Group AB's Orc Flow Control for Risk Management Needs

Orc Group AB announced that AlphaGen Securities LLC has chosen the Orc Flow Control as its pre-trade risk management system. Orc Flow Control allows firms to efficiently manage order flow and ensure regulatory compliance, enabling them to capture new customer business. Orc Flow Control provides comprehensive multi-market pre-trade risk controls designed to meet common regulatory frameworks. From a single user interface, brokers can set up limits and monitor trading activity in real time for all participants across all markets. The application includes limits based on theoretical values, allowing firms to control order flow based on various market scenarios.

Orc Announces Orc Smart Order Router

Orc announced Orc Smart Order Router (SOR), a flexible, high-performance routing engine designed to enhance quality of execution, reach the best liquidity and reduce costs. It also enables brokers and firms to consolidate their market access infrastructure to one global vendor. Orc Smart Order Router connects any FIX-enabled Execution Management System (EMS) or Order Management System (OMS) to all available liquidity for multi-listed securities. To support a wide range of user needs and different types of trading, Orc Smart Order Router is highly configurable through user-accessible parameters and settings, and extendable by adding user-defined logic. Orc Smart Order Router combines essential, high-performance order routing functionality with advanced features and options, including fully integrated dark pool support for strategies, FPGA market data feeds, and powerful tools for execution quality statistics and analysis. For brokers and trading firms, Orc Smart Order Router offers a rich set of routing rules covering a wide variety of trading scenarios using automated order routing across any of Orc's 150+ robust, low-latency native market gateways. Rules are set up once and will then adapt to market changes. By optimizing routing rules to specific criteria, Orc Smart Order Router is equally effective for reducing execution costs as for improving quality of execution to achieve Best Execution. Execution is easily adapted to various markets, accounting for different cost structures or client preferences.

Orc Group AB, Q1 2014 Earnings Call, May 15, 2014

Orc Group AB, Q1 2014 Earnings Call, May 15, 2014

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