What is IPC Trading Systems

IPC Systems is an American company headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey that provides and services voice communication systems for financial companies since 1973. In 2014, IPC Systems employs approximately 1,000 employees throughout the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific regions.

IPC's products called trading turrets was the first to use Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) on the trading floor; this reduced communication costs, are specialized, multi-line, multi-speaker communications devices used by traders. Turrets can have access to hundreds of lines and allow traders to monitor multiple connections simultaneously to maintain communication with counterparties, liquidity providers, intermediaries and exchanges IPC's desktop system for traders provides multiple market data screens. and gives traders the option to use instant messaging for colleague communications while checking on incoming calls.

IPC which is described by Waters Technology as the "Best Trading Turret Provider" has global reach extends to more than 60 countries – including a network of nearly 5,000 customer sites across 700 cities and an installed base of more than 120,000 trading positions deployed worldwide. IPC’s mission is to continually innovate to support collaboration across the global financial community and address our clients’ needs in an ever-changing landscape.