Giving us the edge
Modern financial markets are at the very leading edge of information technology today. Over the last two decades, trading has gone almost 100% electronic and trade volumes have increased dramatically. More recently, the advent of high frequency, fully-automated trading has driven explosive growth in market data volumes.
Leading the trend
IMC has been at the cutting edge of this transition, and we were one of the earliest adopters of trading technology. Today it is a critical and intrinsic source of competitive edge for us.
This edge comes from keeping our technical people in very close proximity to our traders: putting the best technology available to work and collaborating with each other on innovative ways of using and improving it.
IMC’s technology team is large and diverse. It has 150 people globally, and it is growing quickly. We recruit deep specialists but also new graduates in each of our three key groups: