Paris – 29 September 2009 – ING choses Horizon Market Maker as its global trading solution ING, the global financial institution, has chosen Horizon Market Maker (HMM) as its global trading solution. HMM, developed by Horizon Software the French leader in trading applications will be deployed soon in several ING offices across the world.

ING’s goal was to increase its trading performances in order to contribute more and more to its clients’ successes. In order to achieve this ambitious goal, ING needed a truly global, advanced and adaptable solution.

Horizon Market Maker has been chosen due to its strong capacity to be multi-site and for its large flexibility to answer all trading requirements. HMM’s standard functionalities and specific developments are perfectly suitable to the ING business target.

Horizon Market Maker is a trading system designed to manage leveraged and structured products in real time on listed markets or platforms. HMM is used by financial firms worldwide for trading, pricing and arbitrage management on electronic markets. The solution covers a large scope of assets and exchanges worldwide.