Seed SEF has been recognized as a “Rising Startup” in Chicago for its rapid innovation by Techweek. Techweek highlights high-growth tech companies in each host city - Chicago, Toronto, Kansas City, Washington DC, NYC, Dallas and LA. The Techweek100 is a prestigious annual award and being listed is recognition as a trailblazer at the forefront of the tech community in Chicago. Other companies recognized this year include Outcome Healthcare and Tasty Trade.
Compiled by the local Techweek network each year, the Techweek100 celebrates individuals and organizations for their leadership, innovation, and support of the tech ecosystem. Edward Woodford, CEO comments that “we are pleased to have been recognized for our work in the past year, including receiving regulatory approval as a trading venue and for the creation of numerous new tradable products. We look forward to attending the Techweek conference and swapping ideas with other recognized companies.”
Techweek is a tech and startup festival with the objective of catalyzing the growth of billion-dollar businesses and spreading wealth creation to diverse people and places. Techweek has been featured as one of the top 30 conferences for entrepreneurs in 2017 by Inc.
Seed SEF is an institutional trading platform that approved by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). A Swap Execution Facility (SEF) allows the trading of forwards, swaps and options for Eligible Contract Participants (ECPs).
Seed SEF’s goal is to use derivative tools to cultivate financial security in emerging markets, with idiosyncratic production risks. Seed’s focus is on providing innovative means to secure operational stability for hedgers and new trading opportunities for speculators. Seed SEF particularly operates in areas where there have been recent regulatory shifts, which present the potential to innovate in new or obscure markets.
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