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NYSE Technologies and ITRS Collaborate for Platform Management and Monitoring
Collaborative & Proactive Data Management Solution that Analyzes, Predicts Needs and Archives Data

May 5, 2009 – NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology division of NYSE Euronext (NYX) today announced that it will be working with ITRS, a leading provider of specialist management and monitoring products for the global financial community. The collaboration led to the creation of an NYSE Technologies Plug-in for ITRS Geneos, a toolset of customizable, real-time management and monitoring plug-ins, which are now available as part of ITRS Geneos, a de facto standard used by 8 of the world’s top 10 banks.

"By integrating ITRS Geneos into our ultra low-latency Market Data Platform, NYSE Technologies is able to further enhance our comprehensive analysis and predictive monitoring tools for our customers," said Tony McManus, Head of Trading Solutions at NYSE Technologies. "The NYSE Technologies Plug-in for ITRS Geneos will allow clients to manage their systems proactively, improve capacity planning and latency measurement through a fully customizable, fully-integrated solution."

Stephen Bates, CEO ITRS Group plc, says: "NYSE Technologies holds a significant share of the high speed/low-latency market and our collaboration on the NYSE Technologies Plug-in will deliver substantial benefits to clients. I am delighted that ITRS is working with NYSE Technologies and with the speed and productivity of the relationship."

NYSE Technologies’ innovative software portfolio includes the industry’s most robust collection of feed handlers and data management applications, market data products, market leading connectivity, exchange technology, and transaction solutions for trading firms, vendors and financial markets around the world. Combined with ITRS’s Geneos product set, which is utilized in 80% of the world’s most prestigious financial institutions, NYSE Technologies’ offering provides customers with access to real-time management and monitoring across applications, systems and infrastructure within a fully flexible, visual framework. It allows end users to define the information and level of detail they need to see, whether business or technical, creating a truly proactive monitoring solution.

NYSE Technologies’ software powers automated market-making systems, electronic-trading infrastructure and tick-capture platforms for many of the world’s financial institutions. These highly flexible and customizable market data solutions can be offered as fully deployed, hosted, managed or on-demand services.

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About NYSE Technologies
A division of NYSE Euronext (NYX), NYSE Technologies is a leader in providing innovative software, market data products and data management applications, connectivity solutions, exchange technology, and transaction solutions for trading firms, vendors and financial markets around the world. NYSE Technologies offers one of the most comprehensive suites of high quality commercial technology products that includes advanced messaging platforms, co-location services, ultra-low latency order routing and a one-of-a-kind hosted network community, all designed to enable the free flow of liquidity for the global marketplace. This division operates four units: the Global Connectivity unit, offering one of the world's largest, most reliable financial transaction networks connecting firms and exchanges worldwide; the Trading Solutions unit, which creates and implements high performance, end-to-end messaging software and real-time market data distribution and integration products; the Exchange Solutions unit, which provides multi-asset exchange platform services, managed services and expert consultancy; and the Global Market Data unit, which offers a broad array of global market information products covering multiple asset classes. With offices across the U.S., Europe, Singapore and Japan, NYSE Technologies' advanced integrated solutions for a wide range of services has earned the ability to power the trading operations of global financial institutions and exchanges. For additional information visit: http://www.nyse.com/technologies or register for our exclusive webinars at http://nysetechnologies.webex.com.

About ITRS
ITRS is the leading provider of intelligent and proactive management and monitoring systems to global institutions including the majority of tier one banks. The firm has been supplying the world’s financial institutions with management and monitoring tools since 1997.

ITRS Geneos is a fully scaleable and flexible proactive management and monitoring system designed specifically to address the needs of financial institutions. It provides consolidated global real-time, proactive management and sophisticated monitoring of software and hardware including the whole range of applications, datafeeds, processes and systems, real-time or otherwise and is deployed by banks, exchanges and hedge funds. It provides a unified, icon-based interface and can be fully configured with a comprehensive set of rules. Geneos has over 100 plug-ins for the most widely used financial systems and applications on the market.

ITRS clients include 8 of top 10 and 30 of the top 50 global financial institutions. For more information visit www.itrsgroup.com

NYSE Technologies is an authorized reseller of the NYSE Technologies Plug-In for ITRS Geneos.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This press release may contain forward-looking statements, including forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements concerning NYSE Euronext’s plans, objectives, expectations and intentions and other statements that are not historical or current facts. Forward-looking statements are based on NYSE Euronext’s current expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause NYSE Euronext’s results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not limited to: NYSE Euronext’s ability to implement its strategic initiatives, economic, political and market conditions and fluctuations, government and industry regulation, interest rate risk and U.S. and global competition, and other factors detailed in NYSE Euronext’s reference document for 2007 ("document de référence") filed with the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers (Registered on May 15, 2008 under No. R. 08-054), 2007 Annual Report on Form 10-K and other periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or the French Autorité des Marchés Financiers. In addition, these statements are based on a number of assumptions that are subject to change. Accordingly, actual results may be materially higher or lower than those projected. The inclusion of such projections herein should not be regarded as a representation by NYSE Euronext that the projections will prove to be correct. This press release speaks only as of this date. NYSE Euronext disclaims any duty to update the information herein.

 

Contact: Alla Lapidus/ITRS
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7250 4770
Email: alla@moonlightmedia.co.uk



Contact: Eric Ryan/NYSE Technologies
Phone: 212.656.2411
Email:  eryan@nyx.com