Execution Gateway

Handling latency and volume is crucial to gaining competitive advantage. Horizon Connect gateways provide global exchange connectivity to market players ranging from latency-sensitive financial institutions to large market makers seeking high-throughput trading systems. Horizon Software’s products are ready to be used out of the box and are based on a flexible architecture that enables customization of the software to satisfy specific needs and requirements.


Our execution gateway provide all exchange transactional features to trading applications through an easy to use low-latency API or through standard FIX protocol, including:

  • Order maintenance
  • Rule-based order tagging and routing
  • Mass quote maintenance
  • Block trading
  • OTC trade reporting
  • Strategy creation
  • Drop copy & trade capture
  • Market maker protection
  • Audit
  • Pre-trade Risk management
  • Smart Order Routing


  • Flexible, plugin-based architecture to satisfy specific needs and requirements
  • Accept all symbologies (exchange or vendors)
  • 20+ value-added trading services
  • State of the art monitoring solution

We provide support services and ongoing maintenance to cover exchange regular releases


You can consult the list of available exchanges, and supported brokers. New venues are regularly added.


Our Execution Gateway provides ultra-low latency and scalability through innovative techniques.


  • Exchange-certified gateways
  • Worldwide exchange and MTF coverage
  • FIX connectivity & low-latency API
  • Interoperability with third-party vendors
  • Open architecture to easily integrate new business requirements