07389264 is referenced by 82 patents and cites 112 patents.

The present embodiments are provided to facilitate the automatic trading of spreads in a fast and accurate manner. One or more market data feeds that contain market information for tradeable objects are received at an exchange. A spread data feed is generated in response to the market data feeds and from one or more spread setting parameters, which can be entered by a user. The spread data feed is preferably displayed in a spread window as bid and ask quantities associated with an axis or scale of prices. The user can enter orders in the spread window and the legs will be automatically worked to achieve, or attempt to achieve, the spread. In addition, other tools disclosed herein may be utilized to assist the user in making such trades.

Title
System and method for performing automatic spread trading
Application Number
11/417915
Publication Number
7389264 (B2)
Application Date
May 3, 2006
Publication Date
June 17, 2008
Inventor
Harris Brumfield
Chicago
IL, US
David Babulak
Chicago
IL, US
Fred Monroe
Silver Spring
MD, US
Scott Singer
Lake Bluff
IL, US
Mike Burns
Chicago
IL, US
Jens Uwe Schluetter
Evanston
IL, US
Gary Allan Kemp II
Winnetka
IL, US
Agent
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff
Assignee
Trading Technologies
IL, US
IPC
G06Q 40/00
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