In collaboration with two industry leaders, KCG Hotspot & CQG, Squared Financial has launched a new benchmark of service for professional multi-asset class traders. This will give CQG traders low-cost access to the Hotspot Spot FX ECN. Users will be able to apply the full range of CQG functionality to the Hotspot platform. As FCM for service, Squared Financial adds its expertise in rapid on-boarding, cross-platform support and supplemental liquidity. Advantages are for professional firms and investment managers seeking currency and precious metals alpha directly and ultra-competitive real time hedging. KCG Hotspot offers an independent, transparent ECN marketplace for institutional foreign exchange trading and CQG, Inc. provides high-performance trade routing, global market data, and advanced technical analysis. CQG partners with more than eighty Futures Commission Merchants and provides Direct Market Access to more than forty exchanges.