TURNING ANALYTICS INTO ACTIONS FOR SUCCESS
Ideal is a decision intelligence firm that helps trading teams optimize their performance and risks. Covering FX, fixed income, and other asset classes, our analytics solutions illuminate meaningful insights and clear action steps. We empower users to take proactive action today to stay ahead tomorrow.
DECISION INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS
With firsthand understanding of life on the desk and deep expertise in software engineering, our team has built a powerful suite of decision intelligence solutions. Ideal solutions turn specialized trading knowledge into user-friendly interfaces, bringing incredible transparency and clarity through curation.
Built by traders, for traders.
Ideal Flow offers independent TCA reporting, client and counterparty analysis, liquidity management and more in one unified interface. Powerful drilldowns and instant visualizations enable traders to analyze activity like never before.
A smarter solution for trade supervision. Ideal Control empowers supervisory risk managers with objective checks, monitoring for optics as well as offenses, and a defensible audit trail. Highly curated alerts help users focus on the actions that really matter.
The first-ever analytics API using Pyth Network market data. Ideal Impact API provides total transparency on transaction costs and profitability. Instant calculation of market impact costs reveals what spreads traders are actually paying.
Unlocking the full potential of your data. Our proprietary Extensible Data Engine (EDEN) platform powers the analytics within Ideal Flow and Ideal Control. EDEN harmonizes client and market data streams in a smarter, faster way — transforming data into a nimble pool of insights.
When you work with Ideal, you'll feel the difference in our team and technology. Here are just a few of the things that set us apart.
AN EXPERT TEAM WITH FIRSTHAND EXPERIENCE
With decades of firsthand experience as traders and quants plus advanced degrees in computer science, our leadership understands user needs.
INTELLIGENT CURATION BUILT IN
Our solutions free you from data overload so instead you can spend more time thinking about and acting upon the most meaningful insights.
TRANSPARENCY DOWN TO THE TRANSACTION LEVEL
See both the macro view and the micro details in our highly interactive and visual interfaces. Easily analyze months-long trends and pinpoint specific actions by the millisecond.
NIMBLE AS YOU NEED
Ideal implementation is remarkably fast and flexible, measured in days instead of months. We designed our platform to be data-agnostic, so you can come as you are and let our tech do the work of normalizing.
Each Ideal solution is built to address the specialized nuances of distinct asset classes while applying a consistent and standardized methodology for user-friendly outputs. This unique combination of specialization and standardization benefits our clients by dramatically streamlining the volume of alerts and illuminating the most meaningful insights to act upon.
FX Fixed income Futures Metals
"We tried to build performance analytics internally, but couldn't. Then we discovered Ideal. It's just fantastic — the granularity of the analysis and the beautiful visualizations and reporting. Everything you need to see just jumps out at you. I would be completely lost without Ideal."
– Market Maker
"Ideal Flow is phenomenal. The visualizations make it so much easier for me to instantly see what’s going on with each of my liquidity providers. And the team just keeps building and adding on new improvements all the time — they have deep knowledge, enthusiasm, and subject matter expertise."
– Institutional Broker