Citadel Securities is one of the world’s leading market makers across a broad array of fixed income and equity products. Our exceptional capabilities enable us to meet the liquidity demands of our diverse group of clients in most market conditions. In partnering with us, clients including asset managers, banks, broker-dealers, hedge funds, government entities, and public pension programs, are able to get better pricing and a more efficient trading experience. We are proud to help better position them to meet their investment and business goals.
CS trading technologies seamlessly connect broker-dealers to their liquidity ecosystem. These systems in turn are continuously upgraded through sophisticated research and rapid development with the goal of setting the industry standard for fast, reliable execution in most market conditions. To maximize trading opportunities for clients, their automated trading platform sources liquidity from all U.S. exchanges and more than 18 alternative liquidity venues.
Partnering with companies for their initial public offerings and beyond, CS manage the very first trade of an issuer’s stock, as well as follow on offerings. Their team works daily to facilitate the auction at market open and provides liquidity to help dampen volatility throughout the day. The firm commits more capital to provide liquidity in its issuers’ stocks than any other designated market maker, offering investors the ability to trade more efficiently, bringing more volume to the public markets, and providing transparency and liquidity for investors.
Citadel Securities is one of the most prominent players in the U.S. equities market. CS quickly deliver competitive quotes to clients by combining their vast array of technology platforms, their proprietary expertise, and in-depth knowledge of ETF securities and their underlying constituents.
Citadel Connect aims to deliver extensive transaction cost savings, competitive fill rates, minimal market impact, and a fully customized trading experience. CS's teams ensure seamless integration with this platform by using a diverse range of client trading infrastructures and routing technologies.
Proprietary algorithms are designed to maximize efficiency by continuously optimizing order placement and accessing their principal liquidity. CS offer a range of strategies, allowing clients to customize their trading preferences and requirements while working to minimize market impact. CS's market micro-structure and order routing expertise, coupled with their leading position in the market, create access to a unique liquidity pool for their clients and partners.