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orc

(ɔːk) or

orca

n
(Animals) any of various whales, such as the killer and grampus
[C16: via Latin orca, perhaps from Greek orux whale]

orc

(ɔːk)
n
(European Myth & Legend) one of an imaginary race of evil goblins, esp in the fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien
[probably from Italian orco man-eating giant]
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Orc is also building an enhanced solution which combines compliance with high performance and business-driven functionality.
The aim is to transfer the ownership to Orc Group AB, which will take place after SEB gives its approval in line with the terms in Orc GroupA[sup.
A new managed service for trading is now available from Orc Software (STO:ORC), a Swedish-based provider of technology and services for the financial industry, the company said today.
According to Orc, its Hosted service is aimed at mid-sized brokers and is designed to reduce internal technology support resources and lower operational risks for clients.
E2E Infotech, a subsidiary of AurionPro (BSE:AURIONPRO) and a capital markets solution provider, announced on Wednesday (11 February) development of an interface providing users of financial software developer Orc Software (SSE:ORC) solutions with connectivity to the Wombat Platform from NYSE Technologies, a provider of end-to-end electronic trading solutions.
Since 1987, Orc delivers trading and market access solutions used by proprietary trading and market making firms, investment banks, hedge funds and brokerage houses worldwide.
Orc AB (STO: ORC), a provider of derivatives trading technology, announced on Tuesday the award of a multiyear contract by the Erste Group Bank AG, a financial services provider.
Part of the firm's Orc Trading for Arbitrage suite, Orc Spreader was developed in 2008 and uses the Orc Trading algorithmic trading engine.
19 October 2009 - Swedish company Orc Software AB (STO: ORC) said today it will provide an Orc Trading solution based on Orc Liquidator to support the future electronic trading needs, including plans for automated trading, of Austrian Erste Group Bank AG (WBAG: EBS).
Orc also offers direct bank connections to other banks such as Nordea and SEB.
Orc's Gateway Development Kit enables Orc customers to build custom connectivity to exchanges, brokers, in-house order management systems and market data systems or vendors.
Since 2007, UBS has facilitated its customer's DMA requirements in Asia via Orc Trading solutions and recently renewed and extended the scope of its existing Orc infrastructure to provide a comprehensive execution service across Asia via both low-latency native and FIX DMA access.