Technology

Overview

Tower has built one of the fastest, most versatile, and most robust electronic-trading systems in the industry. This achievement has been made possible by Tower’s commitment to hiring top technical talent across the firm, and the high quality of Tower’s technology is critical to its success and its strong position in the electronic trading industry. Tower’s trading teams also benefit from the work of a 300-person Core Engineering team, who works on Tower's common software and hardware.

Focus on Technology

Tower’s high-performance infrastructure is at the heart of what we do, and our Core Engineering team is critical to the continuing success of our business. At Tower, code is our business and passion. We consider ourselves a technology company as much as a trading company.

Tower’s Core Engineering team employs engineers and software developers, who boast an impressive collective array of academic and professional credentials. The Core Engineering team performs a wide variety of functions, including designing, implementing, and optimizing our trading platform; developing systems that provide easy access to market data and trading simulations; creating tools to analyze data for patterns; and providing real-time trade support and risk management.