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Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Selects Patsystems to provide OMS for derivatives trading

March 10, 2010

DATE: Immediate Release: 10 March 2010

CONTACTS:
Barry White, Regional Director Asia Pacific, Patsystems plc +65 6216 0452
Katherine Bradford, Head of Marketing, Patsystems plc +1 (312) 542 1313
Anuja Ravendran, Head of Public Relations, Bursa Malaysia Berhad +603 2034 7519

Kuala Lumpur: 10 March 2010 - Patsystems, the trading solutions provider to the derivatives industry, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as technology provider for Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad’s new front-end for derivatives trading, known as Order Management System (OMS).

Bursa Malaysia Derivatives will offer white labeled versions of Patsystems J-Trader and Pro-Mark front-ends as options to the trading community who wish to access Bursa Malaysia Derivatives products. Both front-ends are flexible, user-friendly and can be easily deployed over the internet, making the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives market more accessible to the global marketplace.

The OMS will provide Bursa Malaysia Derivatives with high speed order routing, straight through processing and sophisticated pre-trade risk management.

Barry White, Regional Director Asia Pacific, Patsystems, said:
“We are extremely excited to have been selected as the front-end provider for Bursa Malaysia Derivatives’ electronic trading platform. Patsystems has successfully provided technology services to members of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives, which has resulted in greater volume for the exchange. We look forward to expanding this partnership and working closely with the exchange as their technology evolves to further increase the liquidity and accessibility of their market.”

Chong Kim Seng, Chief Executive Officer of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad, a subsidiary of Bursa Malaysia Berhad said:
“Patsystems was selected by Bursa Malaysia after an extensive formal bidding process. The exchange ultimately chose Patsystems because of the accessibility and flexibility of their front-end technology which is an essential requirement for supporting our future growth plans.”

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About Patsystems
Patsystems delivers tailored solutions, built from modular components, to enhance derivatives trading performance and trade processing. We work in partnership with our customers to deliver robust systems that align with their business strategies. Our solutions can range from a plug-and-play module to address a specific issue, to complete high-performance trading systems with global market access. Patsystems operates from a global network of offices covering all major derivatives trading centres. Our shares are traded on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM). www.patsystems.com

About Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad
Bursa Malaysia Berhad is a public company limited by shares under the Companies Act 1965. Bursa Malaysia is an approved exchange holding company under Section 15 of the Capital Markets and Services Act 2007. Other companies in the Bursa Malaysia Berhad Group of companies include a stock exchange, a derivatives exchange, an off-shore international financial exchange, equity and derivatives clearing houses, a central depository, an information services provider and an Information Technology services provider.

Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad (BMD) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bursa Malaysia Berhad which provides, operates and maintains a futures and options exchange. BMD operates the most liquid and successful crude palm oil futures (FCPO) contract in the world. In September 2009, BMD entered into a partnership with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group to enable the trading of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives products through the Globex electronic trading platform.
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