NEW YORK, July 18, 2013 – IPC, a leading provider of trading communications solutions to the world’s top financial services firms, has won “Best Network Provider” in the Waters Rankings 2013. This is IPC’s ninth straight year with a win in the Waters Rankings.
“It is truly an honor to receive a double recognition by industry leaders and experts as both the best trading floor communications system provider and best network provider,” Michael Speranza, senior vice president, Global Product Management, IPC, said. “Our vast customer community has truly confirmed that they value our innovative technology and dedicated service in meeting their demanding needs.”
The Waters Rankings are the annual readers’ choice awards of Waters Magazine, which recognize the combined leadership of technological capabilities and human expertise in various categories. Qualified voters participating in the Waters rankings are from buy- and sell-side firms as well as exchanges and inter dealer brokers. More than 1,000 voters chose the best financial IT solution and services in the annual Waters Rankings. The Best Trading Floor Communications System Provider category supersedes the best trading turret provider category in the Waters Rankings, which IPC won six of the seven years the category was on offer: 2004 through 2006 and then 2008 through 2010.