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November 5, 2013

Object Trading, an independent provider of global direct market access (DMA), today announced that CameronTec, the global standard in connectivity technology and trading infrastructure, has integrated its FIX platform with the firm’s global DMA platform for equity, derivative and FX markets.

November 5, 2013

The Montreal Exchange (MX) announced today that it has upgraded its SOLA derivative trading platform, improving both trading system performance and order management capacity.

November 5, 2013

Nanotick, a joint offering of Direct Market Access software provider Onix Solutions and proximity hosting and market data provider VDIware, today announced an on-demand high-resolution historical market data service for the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) that eliminates the need to implement and maintain costly internal market data storage systems. The new offering will be demonstrated at the Futures Industry Association (FIA) Expo in Chicago November 5-7.

November 5, 2013

OnX Enterprise Solutions, a leading enterprise data center IT solutions provider, and VDIware, the trading specialized global infrastructure management company for financial firms, in association with Intel, today announced at the FIA Expo 2013 (Nov. 5-7th) new hosted and bundled solutions to the trading industry, available immediately. Following work conducted in the Intel fasterLAB, OnX developed insight into the respective performance of the range of technologies that make up the trading stack, from CPU, through server, switch, NIC, OS, with the latest generation of Intel processors as the common denominator seen for deployment in trading infrastructures.

November 5, 2013

OptionsCity, a leading provider of electronic trading solutions, today announced its connectivity to Eurex Exchange, one of the world’s largest derivatives exchanges. Eurex Exchange lists some of the world’s most actively traded futures and options including European benchmark contracts like DAX Futures, EURO STOXX 50 Index Futures and Bund Futures. This news follows OptionsCity’s September 9th announcement that it was opening a new office in London to support expansion into the European market.

November 5, 2013

OneMarketData today announced that PTS Partners, a global quantitative fund,has implemented OneTick, a single solution for stream processing and tick data that spans both historical and real-time, to support the firm’s quantitative investment strategies.

November 5, 2013

TradingScreen, the leading independent provider of liquidity, trading and investment technology via SaaS, today announced the launch of RiskHub to help Futures Commissions Merchants (FCMs) provide real-time credit checks to comply with Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act.

November 4, 2013

Corvil, a provider of Operational Performance Monitoring (OPM) for the world’s leading enterprise businesses, today announced general availability of a new range of solutions aimed at monitoring the performance and health of mission critical enterprise applications and services. The new CorvilNet release introduces real-time operational performance monitoring for unified communications (voice over IP and video), database systems and web-delivered applications. The new offering also adds auto-detection and configuration for application protocols, enhanced matrix switch support, richer business alerting, and enhanced GUI reporting capabilities

November 4, 2013

Markit, a leading, global financial information services company, and Eze Software Group, a premier provider of global investment technology, today announced that Markit’s Transaction Cost Analysis product is now available in Eze Software’s award-winning order management system, the Eze OMS. This integration provides buyside users of the Eze OMS with seamless access to Markit’s TCA pre and post trade analytics tools.

November 4, 2013

NovaSparks, an FPGA market data company, announces that the NovaSparks pure FPGA technology has been selected by National Bank Financial (NBF) to power its equity and ETF market making desk.

November 4, 2013

Ullink, a global provider of market leading low-latency connectivity and trading solutions for the financial community, today announced that its UL BRIDGE connectivity platform is now compliant with FIX 5.0, the best practice communication protocol for SEFs. Therefore, Ullink is now ready to fully support the new SEF trading landscape. Ullink’s commitment to understanding the new landscape and its long-term partnership with the Financial Information Exchange (FIX) Protocol has provided Ullink with the knowledge and resources to expand UL BRIDGE’s capabilities to support all FIX message types and custom FIX extensions for versions 4.0 through 5.0.

November 4, 2013

Quincy Data, announced an expansion of its industry leading QED market data offering with the opening of a point of presence in the NJ2 data center in Weehawken, NJ, operated by Savvis, a Century Link Company. Firms co-located in NJ2 can now receive select futures data from CME Group’s data center in Aurora, IL in 4.14 milliseconds - another best in class offering from Quincy Data.

November 4, 2013

Redline Trading Solutions, a leading provider of ultra-low latency trading solutions, today announced a major expansion into Asian equities and derivatives markets.

November 1, 2013

Tradeweb Markets, a leading builder and operator of global fixed income and derivatives marketplaces, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of BondDesk Group, and has rebranded its combined retail fixed income division as Tradeweb Direct. Over the next several months, Tradeweb Direct will integrate the businesses, technology, services and support of both Tradeweb Retail and BondDesk to provide the most advanced retail fixed income offering for broker dealers, retail and middle market investors.

October 31, 2013

Ullink, provider of low-latency connectivity and trading solutions for the financial community, today announced that Bank of Singapore had selected Ullink's connectivity and order management systems to enhance the bank's trading infrastructure. This decision was the result of an extensive evaluation process involving a number of prominent vendors. The entire setup is provided as a service (ASP), where Ullink hosts and manages the infrastructure in colocation at SGX, Singapore's Stock Exchange.

October 30, 2013

euNetworks Group, a unique bandwidth infrastructure provider, today announced it has launched a Fibre based solution from London to Stockholm, with dedicated low latency dense wave division multiplexing (DWDM) technology delivering market leading latency. euNetworks first began offering ultra low latency services to Stockholm in 4Q 2010.

October 30, 2013

Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of custom, high-capacity network services that ensure optimal application and business performance, announced that it now offers customers all-fiber connectivity to Amazon Web Services through Amazon’s Direct Connect locations in New York City, NY and Ashburn, VA. Now customers can connect directly to AWS via all-fiber networking from any of Lightower’s 7,500+ service locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast, and metro Chicago.

October 29, 2013

Accedian Networks, the leader in Performance Assured Networking solutions debuted VeloCITY FS, its financial services solution that monitors and measures the performance of network trading infrastructure. Velocity FS was developed to empower the Buy-Side and the Sell-Side with network performance information to effectively manage three (3) critical financial trading infrastructure technologies risk: Low Latency, Accurate Measurements and Micro-bursting Reporting.

October 29, 2013

Hudson Fiber Network (HFN), the leading U.S.-based transport and IP services provider announced today that, as part of the completion of its fiber network upgrade, it now provides never-before-delivered performance to every major financial trading platform in the NY/NJ metropolitan area.

October 29, 2013

Solace Systems announced today that Intelligent Wave Inc. (IWI), a leading reseller and system integrator in Japan, will offer Solace messaging appliances to clients looking to upgrade the performance, capacity and reliability of their application infrastructure.

October 29, 2013

NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology division of NYSE Euronext (NYX), today announced that it is offering consolidated market data from the HKEx Orion Market Data (OMD) Platform via SuperFeed. This cost effective service, that now includes market information from the HKEx OMD Platform, is available from October 2013. SuperFeed in Hong Kong enables colocated and remote proximity market participants to receive direct data feed content and value-added services from NYSE Technologies.

October 29, 2013

XKL, a leading-edge provider of enterprise fiber optic networking systems, today announces the beta release of the DXT10-10 tunable optical networking system, the first alien-wave addition to the DarkStar DWDM Optical Networking System range.

October 28, 2013

In the latest development of its global expansion strategy ITRS Group has appointed Angie Walker as Global Head of Sales and Ian Salmon, as Global Head of Business Development. ITRS is the leading global provider of performance monitoring and management technology to the world’s financial community and these two appointments are seen as core elements in the next phase of the company’s global growth.

October 28, 2013

NICE Actimize, a NICE Systems business and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, announced today the availability of the Actimize Benchmark Monitoring Solution, an integrated solution designed to assist in detecting and identifying  rate-setting activities, processes and procedures within a single offering combining communications channel insight and incorporating alert, case management and reporting. The solution enables firms to have a better understanding of what is being discussed and traded within its trading floors, thus enabling their internal compliance division the ability to respond rapidly to suspicious rate-rigging issues, thereby increasing its chances at lowering risk and speeding resolution.