Global Execution & Custody Services Electronic Order Execution

Electronic Order Execution

The flexible and open architecture of our systems provides you with a quick and efficient access to global securities markets. But speed alone is not the sole priority: Our specialists continually ensure that your securities orders are executed correctly, securely and in line with global regulatory requirements and standards.

  • Execution of equities, ETFs, bonds, listed options and futures, and investment- and hedge funds
  • Access to over 120 execution venues globally (stock exchanges and multilateral trading facilities, systematic internalizers, brokers and transfer agents)
  • ‘Best Execution’ according to regulatory requirements 
  • Rule-based order management using pre-deal checks, which are based on current liquidity, market conditions, and rules defined by the client
  • Flexible combinations of smart order routing execution, binding venue or OTC consent
  • Execution of ETFs at market-, RFQ risk-, or NAV-prices
  • Algorithmic trading strategies
  • Systematic analysis of transaction costs (TCA) and proof of best execution
  • Assistance for large or complex orders or in case of technical problems through our ‘Investment Services for Banks' team
  • Desk coverage from 07:30 - 22:15 CET, including holidays
  • All contacts in Zurich

Connection options

  • Direct FIX 4.4 trading connection via VPN certified with Finnova, Avaloq, New Access Apsys, Azqore S2i, Blackrock Aladdin and other providers
  • FIX 4.4 trading connection via the FIX network, including NYFIX, FIXLink, Autex Trade Route, EMSxNET, MACD or FIXHUB
  • SWIFT MX (for primary traded funds)
  • External trading tools EMSX / TSOX, Refinitiv REDI, Infront
  • Credit Suisse web-based system ‘Securities Expert’

Your Benefits at a Glance

  • Contractual basis with and services rendered by Credit Suisse (Switzerland) Ltd., Zurich
  • Efficient access to global securities markets based on a single connectivity
  • Compliant implementation of global regulatory requirements and standards
  • Continuous monitoring of execution and data quality of your securities orders
  • Support from long-term, experienced execution- and product specialists