ILOG, a provider of enterprise-class software components and services, has entered a co-selling agreement with smartTrade that will add ILOG JRules Business Rule Management System (BRMS) as an enhancement to the smartTrade Trading Platform (STTP). Using ILOG JRules in combination with STTP, traders, asset managers, brokers and corporate clients will be able to create and automate trading strategies and increase their deal flows, according to smartTrade. The organisation added that the collaboration will increase functionality and expand smartTrade’s platform user base by offering users more control over trading strategies and trade order execution.
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