Capital Market Expertise Rooted in Innovation and Experience
Connamara Technologies is the company behind EP3, the advanced exchange platform and order matching engine, conceived and incubated at Connamara Systems. Since 1998, Connamara Systems has delivered software engineering services, custom solutions, and exchange technology to a wide range of capital market participants, including leading global exchanges, swap execution facilities, start-up exchanges, banks, hedge funds, trading firms, market-makers, and more.
EP3 represents the accumulated knowledge and experience from successful deliveries to new exchanges and marketplaces since 2008. Exchange operators can rely on our legacy of proven exchange technology when choosing an exchange platform and matching engine with unparalleled flexibility and reliability.
A Seasoned Team with Trading and Markets Know-How
Connamara Technologies traces its roots to the trading pits of Chicago. Our founder, Jim Downs, began his career in capital markets as an independent options market-maker on the Chicago Board Options Exchange and a futures trader on the Chicago Board of Trade.
We’ve built a team of experienced software engineers, business analysts, fintech leaders, and seasoned professionals who truly understand the real-world demands placed upon today’s exchange platforms and matching engines. We are proud to say that our leadership team boasts a combined 150+ years of experience in capital markets technology.
Transparency and Integrity Above All
Our clients value our comprehensive expertise in capital trading markets but also recognize that our reputation for smooth deliveries, curated service, transparency set us apart. We’re not just technologists working on a new exchange platform — we have a deep understanding of what’s at stake.
In addition to the ongoing development of indispensable features and functions that address the unmet needs of exchange operators and traders, we’re known for our close collaboration with our clients to achieve further extensibility of the EP3 platform to meet their unique business objectives and requirements.
Capitalize On Every Opportunity Earlier
Let us show you how our advanced exchange platform and matching engine propel your organization to the front of the trading race.