Today Horizon Software, the leading global technology provider for electronic trading and investment management, announced that they have been invited as software vendor in HNX Derivatives Market Maker’s workshop.

HNX and the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) are preparing to launch Vietnam’s first derivatives market in the coming time. In order to evaluate and discuss the potential market interest and to develop the derivatives market in Vietnam, on 13th May 2016, at HNX office, HNX held a seminar in Hanoi for the representatives of Vietnam securities firms on these matters. Horizon has been invited to present at the seminar to outline the key features and requirements for an electronic trading platform for automated market making of derivatives.

Ekaluck Chaiyaporn, Horizon’s ASEAN Sales Director, commented: “It’s an honour to have been selected to participate and present at such an important seminar and we were very happy to have meetings with the exchange members at the event. The launch of the first derivatives market in Vietnam by the Hanoi Stock Exchange is a highly significant step for the exchange and for the development of Vietnam’s financial markets. We have successfully implemented our derivatives trading solutions globally, including across Asia, and this is an exciting opportunity for us to showcase our expertise and experience.”