GMEX offers both on-site deployment or a fully managed software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for quote, auction and order driven markets with ability to also deploy into multiple types of cloud environments. On average it takes 3-4 months to implement, test and deploy the complete ForumMatch trading system with its integral exchange matching engine. Integration with ForumMatch can be achieved through standard FIX and high-speed binary APIs with exchanges and trading venues usually having a test cycle of 1-2 months for a new project. The time for trading participants to connect can be hours to a matter of days depending on their own capabilities.