OpenLink Named Software House of the Year
Energy Risk Magazine has Chosen OpenLink's Software Solutions as #1
Uniondale, NY - May 18, 2006 - OpenLink Financial LLC (OpenLink), a leading provider of energy and financial trading and risk management software solutions announced today that Energy Risk magazine, one of Incisive Media's premier publications, has selected OpenLink as the '2006 Software House of the Year'. For the tenth consecutive year, the editorial board at Energy Risk went through numerous nominations, which in the end, lead them to OpenLink.
"With what we have seen of the company over the year, it was decided to place OpenLink's nomination into the Software House of the Year category. Considering this is a fiercely fought award, we congratulate OpenLink on their success" said Stella Farrington, editor of Energy Risk Magazine. The awards ceremony and dinner was held during the Energy Risk USA conference and exhibition in Houston, TX on Wednesday, May 17, 2006 at the Intercontinental Houston hotel where Coleman Fung, OpenLink's founder and CEO accepted the award.
As seen in Energy Risk's May issue, "OpenLink's 2005 investment in broad and niche energy markets won it continued deep respect from the market. Its Active Position Manager module used in conjunction with its flagship product Endur puts the 'trading' back into ETRM, offering traders fully customizable real-time position pages."
Coleman Fung commented, "We would like to thank our clients and the readers of Energy Risk for voting us 'Software House of the Year' in this year's Energy Risk Awards. We strive to develop unparalleled relationships with our entire client base by supporting each client like they were our very first. We are grateful for the acknowledgement of our hard work and the relationships that awarded us this distinction."
Founded in 1992, OpenLink is a leading developer of financial and commodity trading, risk management, and operations processing software solutions. The company's Next Generation eXtensible (NGX) platform supports the most rigorous business requirements of firms trading in virtually all asset classes. OpenLink's global client base includes 70+ clients such as Banco de México, Bank of America, Bank for International Settlements, Bank of Canada, Bank of Scotland Treasury PLC, Citigroup Global Market, Inc., and Deutsche Bank. Headquartered in Long Island, New York, and with offices in London, Houston, New York City, Berlin, Sydney, and São Paulo, OpenLink employs more than 360 professionals worldwide.