End-to-end SaaS platform purpose-built to operate marketplaces, everywhere.
Marketplaces are in our DNA and the mission-critical technologies that drive them are core to everything we do.
The Nasdaq Marketplace Services Platform provides a complete, end-to-end service-based platform to operate marketplaces in a cloud environment. Built on top of the Nasdaq Financial Framework’s high-performance, low-latency foundation, the platform provides access to functionally-robust services covering the transaction lifecycle -- from issuance of assets and trading through pre-trade risk management, market surveillance and efficient digital custody and settlement. Fueled by decades of expertise & technology knowhow, the platform is designed with the rigorous regulatory, reliability and security standards proven in the financial industry, helping to provide your marketplace with added credibility and integrity as you come to market.
How can the Marketplace Services Platform benefit your business?
One service-based platform
Covers the transaction lifecycle from end-to-end, featuring an easy-to-activate, modular structure, allowing businesses to scale up and down as needed. Easily integrates with ISVs, partners and participants to manage the full range of requirements for your organization and is also available in multiple cloud environments.
Purpose-built for marketplaces
The platform easily adapts to your marketplace needs and understands the complex workflows happening across the transaction lifecycle, various market models and asset classes, roles of the key participants and the data that flows between them.
Reduce operational complexity
Platform eases technical burden on operations resources, simplifying IT management and decreasing capital expenditures due to SaaS delivery model.
Easy on-boarding & maintenance
Decreases time to market compared to on-prem delivery cycles, provisioning market infrastructure in weeks to months, versus much longer time horizons. Continuously enhances performance and functional depth through frequent release cycles, without the need to manage continuous patch cycles.
Best-in-class security protocols
Benefit from the world-class capital markets infosec standards proven in 130+ markets around the world, as well as in Nasdaq's already established SaaS offerings. The platform mutualizes investment in infosec, and adds protection through the cloud provider's continuous enhancement against known vulnerabilities.
Manages shifts in strategy and scalability as you grow and expand with consumption-based models that scale as you do, as well as extends ecosystem technology investment through ease of service expansion and ability to integrate proprietary and third-party offerings.
We see this potentially becoming the de facto operating model for marketplaces worldwide.Senior Vice President, Head of Product Management, Market Technology Read the press release
Create new assets
Ability to translate even the most esoteric of goods or services into a tradeable asset provides you the expertise you need to simplify the issuance new assets.
Instantly match buyers & sellers
Automated, real-time processing of transactions across a number of models (from bi-lateral to multi-party) enables you to match buyers and sellers at speed and scale, trading goods, assets or information with less risk of disruption.
Protect your marketplace
Comprehensive risk and compliance controls help ensure that the transactions taking place on your market are safer, more secure and within risk limits you’ve set, with proactive alerts for irregular transaction patterns and potentially manipulative activity.
Settle transactions & digital transferring ownership
Leveraging proven DLT technology, you can instantly – and safely – settle and transfer ownership of assets from your buyers to sellers with an immutable ledger that tracks each part of the chain.
I'm a market infrastructure operator, how can I use the platform?
Launch new market initiatives
As a complete end-to-end platform traditional operators can easily expand into new asset classes and bring them to market quickly. By leveraging SaaS to surpass traditional infrastructure, you can reduce capital expenditures and the time it takes to provision hardware and hire tech personnel.
Unlock efficiency gains
For market operators with standardized instruments, less technology resources, lower customization requirements, and less stringent latency requirements, the Marketplace Services Platform provides the same proven, and best-of-breed capabilities as Nasdaq on-premise solutions at a much lower price point.
Reduce operational complexity
Simplify your vendor outsourcing and have Nasdaq take care of the heavy-lifting from a technology perspective. Additionally, you can leverage the elasticity of the cloud to scale up and down for volumes and participants as the new venture transitions from growth to mature market.
For new marketplaces
For digital marketplaces
Marketplace Services Platform for Traditional Capital Markets Operators
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