LiquidMetrix 2.0 reimagines best execution analysis for today's market structure and regulatory reporting needs.

October 20, 2020

LiquidMetrix 2.0 to Deliver Advanced Best Execution Analysis for Trading Performance And Regulatory Reporting

LONDON (October 20, 2020) – ISS LiquidMetrix, a division of Institutional Shareholder Services, a global leader in transaction cost analysis (TCA,) execution quality and market survelliance tools announced the release of a new TCA product, LiquidMetrix 2.0, that reimagines best execution analysis for today’s market structure and regulatory reporting needs.

Increased regulation and the speed of  technological  change in financial markets over the last few years have led to increased complexity in market structure and trading. This has placed more emphasis than ever before on managing execution quality and cost transparency for both assets managers and their brokers.

LiquidMetrix 2.0 incorporates the latest in visualization, analytical and data mining techniques, providing a set of tools capable of managing the best execution needs of buy and sell side clients globally.

Among the advances in LiquidMetrix  2.0 are:

  • A new Web based framework for measuring and analyzing the interaction of trading strategies with markets to identify the sources of trading costs.
  • An improved user experience. Replacing rows and columns of data with interactive charting. New charts and other visualizations allow clients to quickly understand their transaction costs and why some trading strategies are more cost effective than others.
  • New analytical measurements including Peer Group and Pre-Trade Cost estimates using new machine learning methodologies.

Mark Ford, LiquidMetrix General Manager commented: “TCA 2.0 represents another innovative milestone for LiquidMetrix as we again provide an industry leading service that gives real value to clients in assessing trading performance.”

More information on the LiquidMetrix 2.0 is available here.


About ISS LiquidMetrix
ISS LiquidMetrix provides TCA, execution quality, market abuse and pre-trade analysis services across every public order and trade executed on all global venues. The LiquidMetrix platform is a proven core infrastructure that delivers a range of services to Buy Side, Sell Side, and Venue operators.

About ISS
Founded in 1985, the Institutional Shareholder Services group of companies (“ISS”) empowers investors and companies to build for long-term and sustainable growth by providing high-quality data, analytics, and insight. Comprised of seven discrete business lines and class-action claims management that is provided by Securities Class Action Services, LLC, ISS is today the world’s leading provider of corporate governance and responsible investment solutions, market intelligence and fund services, and events and editorial content for institutional investors and corporations, globally. Clients rely on ISS’ expertise to help them make informed investment decisions. For more information, please visit

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