October 23, 2008

JP Morgan and Trading Technologies have entered into a global software licensing and distribution agreement under which JP Morgan will make Trading Technologies’ X_Trader order entry software and TTNet hosting solution available to its trading desks and global futures and options clients.

JP Morgan will leverage the TTNet hosting solution to distribute the X_Trader software. Clients will have access to Trading Technologies’ FIX connectivity and high-speed derivatives exchange gateways as well.

The Trading Technologies offering swill be fully integrated with JP Morgan’s MORCOM eXtraTrade offering for full-service derivatives trading.

In a statement, Peter Johnson, co-head of global futures and options at JP Morgan, said, ““We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service, and partnering with TT to distribute its software via TTNET enhances our world-class platform with tools and solutions that our clients have come to expect.”