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Colt Adds More Destinations To PrizmNet

Last month’s hire of Andrew Housden as vice president of capital markets appears to be just the first step in expanding the Colt Capital Markets unit of network and communications provider Colt...
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Enyx Accelerates Trading Transmissions With Radio Waves

For major established trading communication routes that have relied on fiber optic cable, such as New York to Chicago, London to Frankfurt, or local back office transmissions as from New York to...
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Bloomberg Tradebook’s OPTX Promises Solution For More Complex Markets

Global agency broker Bloomberg Tradebook has launched OPTX, an agency execution platform that uses quantitative data models and analytics to route orders. The launch is a response to what Glenn Lesko...
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MiFID II Transparency Demands Significant Modifications to Data Management

The data transparency obligations of Markets in Financial Instruments Direct II (MiFID II) are a drastic change from MiFID requirements and call on market participants to make significant...
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ICE Atrium Acquisition Streamlines New York-Toronto Low Latency Ties

The Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) acquisition of TMX Atrium, the wireless and extranet infrastructure services business owned by Canadian exchange operator TMX Group, could expand the low latency...
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Trade Surveillance is Challenging, But is There Also a Glint of Opportunity?

If Market Abuse Regulation (MAR) and Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) extend the breadth and depth of trade surveillance, could they also provide opportunities for firms that...
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Convergex Implementation Shows Ancoa’s Global Value

Trading services and solutions provider Convergex has implemented an Amazon Web Services (AWS)-hosted market surveillance platform provided by Ancoa, gaining a “one-stop shop” for surveillance of...
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Advanced Logic Analytics Delivers OneLogic Big Data Analytics Platform

Advanced Logic Analytics (ALA), a start-up in the big data space, has released OneLogic, an analytics platform designed to process and analyse structured and unstructured big data in real time. Use...
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Careful Redundancy and Re-Purposing Can Improve Trade Execution

Looking at what systems to switch off and how take apart infrastructures to optimize resources and hardware are the best ways address undue complexity of electronic execution infrastructures, states...
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Change is on the Horizon for Ultra-Low Latency Data

Technology cost and performance have characterised the ultra-low latency data space over the past few years, but change is on the horizon as trading firms review technology investment and chase game...

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