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Technology Services

Overview

Grade
U.S. High
DELIVERING BEST-IN-CLASS TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS TO THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL MARKETS

Drawing upon a wealth of experience, knowledge and expertise of cutting-edge trading systems, MarketAxess offers a broad range
of customized technology solutions for the global financial markets. Let us help you build and enhance your trading system.

Eurobonds
Ideally Positioned to Serve Your Business Needs

Expertise
Technology

Markets
Emerging
• Recognized leader in
Connectivity
electronic trading • Multi-class, -participant and
platforms • With 4,000+ concurrent
-protocol, fully-integrated
buy- and sell-side users,
software solutions
• Technical staff of 110+ MarketAxess can develop
professionals with and integrate solutions
• Enterprise plant to support

Swaps
Credit Default
unparalleled experience quickly
systems monitoring,
in systems development disaster recovery and
• API integration with
helpdesk
• SDLC Methodology dealers, instutional
ensures top-quality, investors and OMS
timely deliverables vendors is our specialty

Agencies
Technology Services

Crossovers
High Yield /
SERVICE OFFERING - PRODUCTS

BondTicker™
• RFQ Engine • Reporting Service
• Transformation Engine / Common Messaging • Watch Lists/Portfolios
• RPC Framework • Liberator Adapters for Internal Systems
• RV-JMS Bridge • Security Master Enrichment
• Instrument Search Engine • Calculations Server
• Alerts Server • Web Framework

STP Solutions
• Graphing Package
Services
Technology

SERVICE OFFERING - EXPERTISE

• RFQ State Engine • Fixed Income FIX Messaging
• Web Based User Alerts • Flexible Instrument Searching
• Bond Analytics • Streaming Prices on Web
• Working with Portfolios • Available Live Levels based on Permissioning
• Bond Reference Data • Order Processing

In addition to the products and expertise listed above, MarketAxess offers licensing opportunites of our proven technologies,
including live executable markets, dealer inventories, RFQ and crossmatching systems.
PROVEN TECHNOLOGY

When you partner with MarketAxess, you partner with the experience that comes with years of development and nearly $100m
of investment in a leading multi-class, multi-participant, multi-protocol technology. MarketAxess’ real-time fixed income trading

MarketAxess
technology is unparalleled, and can be integrated with third-party solutions, including Fix Engine (Cameron), Fix Tools (Verifix), Gateways
(Ion, iCubic, Kestral), Analytics providers (TIPS/FinCad) and Real-Time Data delivery (Caplin). Along the way, we have developed a
comprehensive suite of infrastructure and software behavior monitoring tools (24x7x265 basis), and have expertise in building world-
class data centers for hosting and disaster recovery, as well as a responsive helpdesks with 2am - 6pm EDT call support.

BROAD EXPERTISE

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Our Staff and Our Approach
We have over 110 technical staff in New York and London including highly-skilled developers, project managers, business analysts and
QA testers. Our fixed income domain expertise is deep, and includes U.S. & European High-Grade, Emerging Markets, Agencies, U.S.
Treasuries, Credit Default Swaps, High Yield and SAS. Our technological expertise is complemented by a team of senior executives with
deep broker-dealer backgrounds.

Our development approach implements the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) model to ensure we meet and exceed your
expectations, both in quality and timeliness. This formal Sarbanes-Oxley compliant process includes project management, business
analysis, design, software development, quality assurance and performance and fail-over testing. We have established a track record
of timely deliveries that has historically included four major releases and four minor releases each year, as well as weekly maintenance
releases. We know how to deliver results.

GLOBAL EXPERIENCE AND REACH

Fixed Income Trading Connectivity
Given the global desktop presence of our trading platform, we understand how to integrate trading technology solutions quickly with
the world’s largest buy-side and sell-side firms. In fact, our users include over 675 active institutional investor firms (including 80 of the
top 100 global holders of U.S. corporate bonds), 26 leading global broker-dealer clients and a total of over 4,000 concurrent users.

Our experience with Application Protocol Interface (API) integration is extensive. We have 20 broker-dealers per region who have trading
APIs, post-trade and/or allocation modules to increase trading efficiencies. On the sell-side, 103 institutional clients are connected (88
Fix, 14 SOAP, 1 FpML), and our trading system is able to easily integrate with the leading OMS vendors, including Bloomberg, Charles
River, Latent Zero, Decalog, LineData, Macgregor, BlackRock, Advent and Straight Through.

ABOUT MARKETAXESS

MarketAxess operates one of the leading platforms for the electronic trading of corporate bonds and certain other types of fixed-
income securities, serving as an electronic platform through which our more than 500 active institutional investor clients can access
the liquidity provided by our broker-dealer clients. MarketAxess’ multi-dealer trading platform allows our institutional investor clients
to simultaneously request competitive, executable bids or offers from multiple broker-dealers, and to execute trades with the broker-
dealer of their choice. MarketAxess offers our clients the ability to trade U.S. high-grade corporate bonds, European high-grade
corporate bonds, agencies, high yield and emerging markets bonds. MarketAxess also provides data and analytical tools that help our
clients make trading decisions, and we facilitate the trading process by electronically communicating order information between trading
counterparties. MarketAxess’ current participating dealers are: ABN AMRO, Banc of America Securities, Barclays PLC, Bear Stearns,
BNP Paribas, Citigroup Global Markets, Credit Suisse First Boston, Deutsche Bank Securities, DZ Bank, FTN Financial, Goldman Sachs,
HSBC, ING Financial Markets, JP Morgan, Jefferies & Company, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, The Royal Bank of
Scotland, Santander Investment Securities, SG Corporate & Investment Banking, UBS and Wachovia Securities

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Please contact George O’Krepkie, Head of Technology Services Sales and Marketing, at 212.813.6055 or gokrepkie@marketaxess.com.