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MarketPrizm, a leading provider of market data and trading infrastructure services today announced the addition of both SIX Swiss Exchange and the Spanish Stock Market (BME) to its European network. This will provide MarketPrizm clients with ultra low latency access to SIX and BME market data through MarketPrizm’s common API or via a native exchange feed.

Intercap Corretora, the brokerage services arm of Banco Intercap that has been in Brazil for over 24 years, has selected SunGard’s Valdi to help it expand its businesses. Valdi will help Intercap Corretora trade new asset classes and manage its trade lifecycle from one platform, via Valdi Trader and Valdi Direct Market Access (DMA). Valdi provides a multi-asset, multi-region trading station with access to low latency direct market access. It will help Intercap Corretora meet its objective of expanding its trading network and services, reaching clients that need low latency execution.

Banca Akros, an Italian investment bank, has gone live on the SunGard Global Network (SGN), SunGard’s low-latency market data and order routing network, to provide direct access for international investors to SABE, the bank’s fixed-income smart routing facility. SGN can provide buy-side investors with order routing to Banca Akros. SABE then routes these orders for matching by the bank or at multiple competing trading venues, in order to deliver best execution.

Fidessa group, provider of high-performance trading, investment management and information solutions for the world’s financial community, has today announced that Okasan Securities, an independent securities company in Japan, has selected Fidessa's Japanese trading platform to trade Japanese cash equities and derivatives.

FSMLabs today announced the 4.19 release of TimeKeeper, its groundbreaking time synchronization software for high-speed trading and other applications requiring extreme time precision. The new version offers increased time precision at lower latency, as well as support for InfiniBand and Ethernet/InfiniBand interconnection.

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and Cinnober announce today the formal agreement under which Cinnober will deliver several core systems to SET, replacing SET's trading, market data and surveillance systems for both the equities and derivatives markets.

TS-Associates, developers of TipOff, the market leading solution for the precise measurement and management of low-latency messaging infrastructures, announces that the Application Tap is now also supported on Microsoft Windows and separately, the product now leverages Direct Memory Access (DMA) to offer further reductions in its already minimal performance overhead.

TMX Group Inc. has agreed with London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) to terminate their merger agreement. A majority of shareholder votes cast by proxy prior to the June 28, 2011 proxy cutoff supported the merger resolution; however, it is clear that the two-thirds threshold required to approve the merger would not have been achieved.

Erste Securities Polska, a leading Polish brokerage firm, has selected SunGard's Valdi, a suite of order management and trading solutions that will also help it connect to the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Valdi will help the company to handle rising order volumes and manage client connections quickly and cost-effectively.