Firm Advises Ion Trading in Acquisition of Triple Point Technology

July 16, 2013

Dublin-based Ion Investment Group Limited, owners of Ion Trading Technologies and Wall Street Systems, acquires Westport, CT software company Triple Point Technology Inc.

Willkie represented Dublin-based Ion Investment Group Limited, owners of Ion Trading Technologies and Wall Street Systems, in its recent acquisition of Westport, CT software company Triple Point Technology Inc.  ION is a global market leader in providing innovative, high performance, real-time solutions across multiple asset classes for electronic trading, position management, pricing, risk management and downstream processing to clients which range from global financial institutions to leading niche financial specialists. Triple Point Technology is the leading global provider of in-cloud and on-premise Commodity Management software that delivers advanced analytics to optimize end-to-end commodity and energy value chains. Founded in 1993, the company employs over 850 people in 15 offices and support centers around the globe.

The deal was handled by a multidisciplinary Willkie team including: Corporate - partners David Boston and Steven Gartner, and associates Marit Spekman, Andrew Endicott and Jonathan Scott; Benefits – partner Jordan Messinger and associate Toby Lewis; Tax – partner Christopher Peters and associate Robert Larimore; Intellectual Property – partner Eugene Change and associate Amir Ghavi.