Press release

Sterling Trading Tech Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

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Sterling Trading Tech (STT), leader in providing risk, compliance, and infrastructure solutions to the global equity community, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Mathews as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer. Ben brings over 15 years of experience in Finance and Accounting from a variety of financial roles where he’s successfully built out value added finance teams, improved processes and provided analysis to drive business decisions.

Mr. Mathews joins Sterling with broad experience in both corporate and operational finance, most recently as a Controller for a global workplace efficiency training solutions firm where he developed effective financial reporting, oversaw multiple strategic acquisitions and successfully managed compliance and treasury functions.

As CFO, Mr. Mathews will be responsible for ensuring that the financial operations continue to drive growth, capitalizing on the growing demand for cutting-edge complete professional trading solutions.

Mr. Mathews is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with a degree in Accounting. He will be based out of our Chicago headquarters.

“We are excited to welcome Ben to the Sterling team,” said Farid Naib, CEO of Sterling Trading Tech. “STT has gained industry momentum over the past two years and Ben’s appointment represents the leadership and direction toward propelling STT into our next phase of growth.”

STT currently offers the industry five product lines; trading platforms, compliance tools, risk tools, infrastructure products and market data. Its professional and retail trading platforms are available to the global trading community for equities, options and futures and can be white labeled to enhance our client’s brand identity. STT is the leading provider of equity and equity option trading solutions.

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Sterling Trading Tech (STT) is a leading provider of professional trading technology solutions for the global equities, equity options and futures markets. With over 100 clients with thousands of traders including leading brokers, clearing firms and prop groups in over 30 countries to trade international financial markets around the world, STT provides solutions tailored to clients’ needs including links to over 80 execution venues in the U.S. and currently processes 5% of the daily U.S. equity volume. STT is committed to providing fast, stable technology along with outstanding customer service.