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an engine that provided medieval artillery used during sieges

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Mark Monahan, Ballista CEO, commented, "August is by far the highest volume month the company has ever had - with days significantly over 100,000 contracts.
For complete list of new and upgraded features please contact Ballista Sales at 800-434-7552 or via email at sales@ballistasecurities.
is widely recognized in the institutional trading community for its agnostic, trader-focused approach to the development of advanced financial technology solutions," said Mark Monahan, Ballista CEO.
An anonymous, automated and rules-based options trading platform, the Ballista ATS offers traders standardization of order-entry for complex order types, user-defined trading filters to manage workflow, and advanced negotiation capability.
An anonymous, automated and rules-based options trading platform, Ballista ATS offers traders standardization of order-entry for complex order types, user-defined trading filters to manage workflow, and advanced negotiation capability.
Martin Hakker, EVP Marketing for Fidessa said, "We are pleased to be partnering with Ballista to broaden the range of execution venues for equity options traders on our network.
His extensive experience in managing electronic brokerages and growing market share amongst institutional trading entities will help take Ballista to the next level," said Robert Newhouse, Ballista co-founder, director and initial CEO.
She brings an incredibly varied background to Ballista and her valuable experience will make her an excellent resource for our customers.
The first global financial institutions and trading firms to sign on with Ballista ATS did so based on their belief in our ability to provide a level playing field, deep liquidity and a much more efficient trading workflow," said Robert Newhouse, CEO.
NEW YORK -- Ballista Securities announced today the appointment of Dax Rodriguez to the newly created position of Vice President, Client Relations.
NEW YORK -- Ballista Holdings today announced that it received a minority investment from leading securities industry firms International Securities Exchange (ISE), Knight Capital Group, Morgan Stanley, Susquehanna Growth Equity, LLLP (SGE), and existing investors, including Metropolitan Equity Partners.
RCN Metro Optical Networks, a division of RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI) and a premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announced today that Ballista Securities, operator of the new Ballista ATS for block options and delta neutral orders, will be using RCN Metro's Ethernet network to connect to the major trading floors in New York and Chicago.
NEW YORK -- Ballista Securities, operator of the new Ballista ATS for block options and delta neutral orders, announced today that live trading on its platform began on October 27, 2008.
NEW YORK -- Ballista Securities today announced that it has received FINRA membership approval, allowing full trading operations to begin.
NEW YORK -- Ballista, the first ever equity options liquidity pool for block trades and delta neutral/complex transactions, announced today the hiring of Richard P.