Discover Transaction Cost Analysis

Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) provides complete visibility to monitor, measure and compare execution performance consistently across all counterparties and venues.

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TradingScreen has transformed it's TCA module into a comprehensive and flexible Tableau-based reporting tool to meet best execution requirements. As the solution is fully integrated with TradingScreen’s all-asset class and broker-neutral OEMS, TradeSmart, there is no set-up required and no need for a data delivery support system.

TCA offers your firm advanced customizable options, including the ability to identify preferred performance benchmarks, parameters for TCA reporting and report scheduling. For enhanced decision-making, you can analyze each and every trade executed on TradeSmart OEMS in detail with the tool’s all-new, cutting-edge reporting and visualization features.

Key TCA Benefits:

  • Order evaluation at both the parent and child order level
  • Industry-recognized benchmarks
  • Multi-asset class offering
  • Seamless integration between the TS EMS platform and the TS post-TCA service
  • Customized solutions with bespoke reporting available
  • Broker neutral service
  • Interactive web dashboards for easy cost analysis

Key Features:

  • TCA Visualization
    TS provides a comprehensive service comprising pre-trade, real-time and post-trade TCA. Interactive web dashboards are available for easy cost analysis.
  • Multi-Asset Class Solution
    The post-trade TCA solution incorporates the following asset classes: Equities, Exchange Traded Futures, FX and Fixed Income.
  • Data Coverage
    TS maintains its own market data repository for equities and futures, covering 5+ years of historical trade and quote data for all major exchanges.
  • Automated Order Processing
    The TS post-trade TCA service is a fully integrated automated workflow. Order data is processed daily for benchmark collection, with trades reported in our web portal on a T+1 basis. All order data is stored on TS secure database servers, ensuring that clients no longer have to dedicate administrative resources to providing external data files.
  • TCA Reporting
    Web-based reporting dashboards for clients to view execution costs in multiple ways, including trader, broker, and venue. We provide a custom reporting service allowing clients to create solutions that are tailormade to their requirements.
  • Dedicated Support
    TS provides its clients access to a 24-hour chat and phone support service and product use training free of charge.

Why Use TCA:

Business Intelligence

TCA equips you to interpret trade performance and lifecycle that extract valuable insights.

Data & Analytics

Leverage comprehensive decision-support and analytics capabilities to validate, compare and measure the performance of traders, brokers, venues, and algorithms right down to a granular level.


Our integrated TCA reporting functionality enables you to monitor best execution against benchmarks that are chosen in line with your investment style and strategy.

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