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Liquidnet 5x

Liquidnet 5x
Client:
Liquidnet Holdings, Inc.
Employer:
Burkhart Design & Development, Inc.
Target:
WPF
Delivery:
XAML + C#

Reinvented the company's core trading application used by institutional investors to negotiate directly or use algorithms to access liquidity and anonymously trade thousands to millions of shares in single trades in Liquidnet.

Project Highlights

  • Developed the current alpha-phase trading application, on top of CTP, to provide real-time trading functionality from order creation and management, to negotiation, to execution and post-trade analytics.
  • Senior member of a small team responsible for implementation of 5x in C#/WPF/XAML/.NET 4.0/MVVM/Unity.
  • Responsible for all visual aspects of the application from XAML visual styles, control templates, custom controls, UX design, as well as providing solutions for localization and validation.
  • Developed all the visual styles, control templates, custom controls, and visual assets to provide a world-class user experience.
  • Created a WPF-based documentation SDK for developers to reference when needing information about the library of control styles, custom controls, color and font resources, and working examples.

Technologies & Skills Used

  • .NET Framework 4.0
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)
  • XAML
  • C#
  • XML
  • TIBCO SmartSockets
  • Unity 2.0
  • Reactive Extensions (Rx)
  • DevExpress for WPF
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
  • Microsoft Expression Blend
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP