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Edge Financial Technologies Joins CQG Certified API Partner Program

Denver, CO, November 16, 2010  – CQG, Inc., the  industry-leading order execution, chart- ing,  and analytics provider for  global, electronically-traded securities, today announced that Edge Financial Technologies has joined the  CQG CertifiedAPI Partner Program.

“Edge Financial Technologies  brings a  wide range of  custom development experience to the  API Partner Program,” said Yuriy Shterk, Vice President of Product Development at CQG. “Customers will benefit from Edge Financial’s ability to deliver tailored solutions addressing specific trading strategy requirements while also taking advantage of CQG’s powerful hosted trading infrastructure and robust global market data feed.”

Edge Financial Technologies specializes in creating trading solutions for strategies across a wide range of asset classes, including derivatives, foreign exchange, and equities. With a strong focus on  low-latency performance and reliability, the  firm leverages experience with  an  extensive set  of software development languages to build applications for trad- ers seeking tools for  automated trading, market analysis, and risk  management. Edge Financial’s services extend beyond customsoftware development to system architecture, management, and QA/testing.

“We  are  excited to be  part of CQG’s developer community,” said Jitesh Thakkar, Founder and President of  Edge Financial Technologies. “Edge Financial’s  experience in  building low-latency algorithmic trading strategies combined with  CQG’slow-latency platform will provide a powerful combination to our  joint  customers.”

The CQG Client APIs offer  solutions for customers needing the  most reliable data, power- ful analytics, and ultra-low-latency trading. CQG’s Data  and Trading APIs are  available as part of the  company’s flagship product, CQG IntegratedClient.  CQG also provides direct connectivity to  its  Hosted Exchange Gateways using the  industry-standard FIX protocol via  CQG’s FIX 4.2 API. By using CQG’s API solutions, partners and customers can  route orders directly to CQG’sgateways through their own proprietary applications.

About  CQG, Inc.

CQG,  Inc.  is  the   industry’s  highest-performing solution for  integrated trade routing, global market data, and advanced technical analysis. CQG partners with  more than fifty Futures Commission Merchants and provides Direct  Market Access to  more than forty exchanges through its  worldwide network of  collocated CQG  Hosted Exchange Gate- ways. CQG’s market data feed consolidates over a hundred sources, including exchanges worldwide for futures, options, fixed income, foreign exchange, and equities as well  as data on debt securities, industry reports, and financial indices. CQG is headquartered in Denver, Colorado with  sales and support offices worldwide. For more information about CQG, pleasecall 1-800-525-7082 or visit  www.cqg.com.

About  Edge Financial Technologies

Edge FinancialTechnologies is a Chicago-based financial technology consulting firm spe- cializing in providing technology solutions for financial services firms and professional traders. Our  expertise is in creating automated and algorithmictrading strategies, back testing, custom risk  management  solutions and portfolio optimization solutions. Our core team has over 30 years of combined experience in delivering automated trading software solutions.

Our recent projects include customized spreaders, Excel®/MATLAB® integration with trad- ing  strategies, low  latency FIX connectivity, pre-trade and post-trade risk  management solution, strategy back  testing tools, optimizing Linux hardware and software, kernel bypass technology and more.

We have created a suite of algorithm building blocks for strategies such as spreading, ar- bitrage, scalping and chart based indicators. We can  build trading solutions very  quickly using these  pre-created  building blocks. Edge FinancialTechnologies have deployed more than 30 trading strategies and solutions over the  last  3 years.

For  more information about  Edge Financial Technologies, please  call  312-235-3206 or visit  www.edgefinite.com.