ADM Investor Services Companies and Trading Technologies Enter into Global Software and TTNET™ Distribution Agreement

  ADM Investor Services Companies and Trading Technologies Enter into Global
  Software and TTNET™ Distribution Agreement

Business Wire

CHICAGO -- November 06, 2012

London based ADM Investor Services International Ltd. and Chicago based ADM
Investor Services, Inc. together with Trading Technologies International, Inc.
(TT) today announced that the ADM Investor Services companies have chosen TT’s
low-latency, high-performance fully managed hosting solution, TTNET, to
provide global derivatives market access to their institutional clients. The
ADM Investor Services companies are utilizing TT’s X_TRADER® software,
server-based execution tools and API solutions through TTNET’s proximity
hosted architecture. Implementation in London and Chicago is complete and will
be expanding into other regions, including Asia.

John Walls, senior vice president of IT and operations at ADM Investor
Services, said, “ADMIS is committed to providing our customers with the best
trading, risk management and customer service tools. We are pleased to add to
our existing offering of trading solutions. X_TRADER, via TT's
high-performance hosting platform, provides our customers with seamless access
to a global exchange trading infrastructure.”

Harris Brumfield, CEO of TT, said, “We are very happy that the ADM Investor
Services companies have selected our TTNET hosting service. We look forward to
working with them to distribute our X_TRADER platform to their institutional
client base as they grow their global presence.”

TTNET accelerates customer access to international futures markets and
increases trading platform stability through its high-performance, redundant
data centers. TTNET enables firms to minimize latency by executing orders
through high-speed exchange gateways and execution servers that are proximity
hosted near or co-located with the exchange matching engines. TTNET presently
operates data centers in Chicago, New Jersey, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo,
Singapore, Sydney and São Paulo.

About Trading Technologies

Trading Technologies (www.tradingtechnologies.com) develops high-performance
trading software for derivatives professionals, including the world’s premier
investment banks, proprietary traders, brokers, Futures Commission Merchants
(FCMs), hedge funds and other trading institutions. The company’s X_TRADER
software and related services provide direct access to dozens of the major
international derivatives exchanges. TTNET™, TT's fully managed hosting
solution, delivers maximum system stability and fast trade execution via hubs
located close to the major exchanges in Chicago, New Jersey, São Paulo,
London, Frankfurt, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney. Headquartered in Chicago with
12 offices globally, TT has received “best in class” awards from numerous
independent third parties including Buy-Side Technology, FOW, The Technical
Analyst and Chicago magazines as well as the Illinois Information Technology
Association (ITA).

About ADM Investor Services, Inc.

ADM Investor Services, Inc. (ADMIS) has been a leader in the futures brokerage
industry for more than 45 years. ADMIS branches and affiliates around the
globe provide clients with unparalleled brokerage services around the clock.
ADMIS offers comprehensive futures trade execution and clearing services to
retail, commercial, institutional and Introducing Broker clients in an
environment of strong ethics and financial stability. ADMIS, headquartered at
the Chicago Board of Trade Building, is a clearing member of all U.S. futures
exchanges, with affiliated entities in New York, Kansas City, London, Hong
Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Shanghai and Mumbai. ADMIS is a wholly owned
subsidiary of the Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM). For additional
information on ADMIS, please go to www.admis.com.

About ADM Investor Services International Ltd.

ADM Investor Services International Ltd. (ADMISI) is a full service
multi-asset brokerage company based in London. It competes for institutional,
corporate and retail brokerage business in the international investment and
commodity markets by offering the professional services and transaction
capabilities required. ADMISI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Archer Daniels
Midland (UK) Limited and indirectly is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Archer
Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM). For additional information on ADMISI,
please go to www.admisi.com.

Contact:

FOR TT:
Drew Mauck
3Points Communications
M 773.203.5456/O 312.725.7950
drew@3ptscomm.com
or
For ADMIS/ADMISI
Catie Lee
ADMIS/ADMISI
O 312.242.7312
Catie.Lee@admis.com
 
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