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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.

October 28, 2013

Options, the leading private financial cloud provider for the global capital markets industry, has today announced a further expansion of their partnership with Redline Trading Solutions, a provider of low-latency market data and order execution solutions, which will see the IaaS provider offer a fully managed ticker plant for options and equities.

October 28, 2013

NanoSpeed, the provider of ultra-fast FPGA solutions to the trading community, has today announced the launch of Nano-TG, an ultra-low latency trading gateway. NanoSpeed provides the lowest latency, highly-robust FPGA-based trading, market data and risk management solutions to investment banks, prop traders and hedge funds, as well as exchanges and other financial institutions.

October 24, 2013

FCM360 has just introduced the new CLOUD TRADER product group, giving retail and small institutional investors superior access to Foreign Exchange (FOREX) trading formerly available only to big banks and financial institutions at a far greater cost.

October 24, 2013

TS‑Associates, leaders in Precision Instrumentation of electronic trading systems, and developers of TipOff, Correlix and Application Tap, announces the integration of Solarflare’s latest Flareon 10/40 GbE Server I/O Adapters and SolarCapture with the entire range of TS‑Associates Precision Instrumentation products. TipOff and Correlix can now be deployed as virtual appliances and Application Tap will soon support virtual machine (VM) environments. These innovations enable “on demand” provisioning of instrumentation for cloud based and virtualised applications.

October 23, 2013

Exablaze, developer of ultra-low-latency hardware, is pleased to announce the introduction of the world’s fastest Network Interface Card (NIC), the ExaNIC X4. In a test environment that measured round trip latency from an application to the fiber and back, the ExaNIC X4 achieved latencies of under one microsecond for raw Ethernet frames. Competitive solutions clocked in at 1.6-2.0 microseconds. In addition to being the first sub-microsecond NIC, the quad-port 10GbE device has additional features such as hardware-based time stamping, bridging and port mirroring.

October 23, 2013

Fluent Trade Technologies, a leading provider of high-efficiency, ultra-low-latency hosting, market data and global connectivity solutions, announced today that they will now offer co-location hosting and connectivity at the NASDAQ OMX Data Center.

October 23, 2013

NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology division of NYSE Euronext (NYX), today announced that its Exchange Data Publisher (XDP) is the market data engine powering the new Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEx) Orion Market Data (OMD) Platform. Selected by HKEx for its industry leading, low-latency performance, XDP enables the HKEx OMD Platform to distribute market data packaged into value-added services tailored to different subscriber groups.

October 23, 2013

OptionsCity Software, a leading provider of electronic trading solutions, today introduced Freeway Analytics, a simulation platform that allows traders and developers to quickly build and back-test strategies, discover opportunities and simulate real-world trading based on sub-millisecond futures market data. The new non-execution offering is hosted by OptionsCity and was built on OptionsCity’s Freeway automated trading technology.

October 23, 2013

SuperDerivatives, a leading global provider of financial information, derivatives technology and trade execution, has extended its market data offering with the launch of DGX Direct, a real-time data feed that streams directly into customers’ systems.

October 23, 2013

TNS is providing direct connectivity to NASDAQ OMX NLX ("NLX"), a London-based interest rate derivatives market that allows TNS' global financial community access via TNS' secure trading network

October 22, 2013

AlgoSpan, the specialist market access infrastructure provider, has announced that Aquis Exchange, the proposed pan-European equities trading exchange*, has selected AlgoData market data services to supply it with low latency real-time reference prices from European exchanges.

October 22, 2013

Sky Road, a managed service provider for customizable trading and risk platforms, today announced that the firm has successfully enabled Napier Park Global Capital, a global alternative asset management firm with $6.7 billion in assets under management[1], to complete the firm’s trading application infrastructure spinout from Citigroup. Sky Road, leveraging its unique solution delivery model that blends trading software expertise and daily operational process support, was able to successfully migrate Napier Park’s existing trading platforms.

October 22, 2013

At the first-ever Pivotal Summit in Singapore, Pivotal, the company at the intersection of big data, PaaS, and agile development, today announced with NYSE Technologies Pivotal Data Dispatch (Pivotal DD). Pivotal DD is a scalable and cost-effective solution offering a consolidated view of disparate data sources, self-service sandbox provisioning for reporting and data analytics. Companies can now rapidly and securely provision structured and unstructured Big Data from any source – whether that’s Hadoop, MPP, Flat File or a legacy database – to enable unprecedented levels of analytics output from data workers. With the use of Pivotal DD, businesses will now have a comprehensive system to view, manage and analyze data inside and outside the organization to make quicker decisions and develop key data insights for the organization.

October 22, 2013

Rutgers University has announced the establishment of Rutgers Center of Excellence in Financial Statistics and Risk Management (FSRM). The Center's mission is to serve as a central platform for interdisciplinary research and collaboration between academic researchers, students and practitioners in the financial industry. The inauguration will take place at Rutgers Statistics for Financial Risk Management Conference on November 7, 2013. 

October 22, 2013

TMX Atrium, provider of smarter infrastructure solutions for the financial community, today announced connectivity to the Kislovsky 13 (K13) data centre in Moscow. This latest Moscow footprint expansion boots trading opportunities yet further for TMX Atrium clients.

October 21, 2013

First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation has joined the SunGard Global Network (SGN), gaining access to the network’s more than 2,000 buy-side firms and more than 530 sell-side institutions around the world.

October 21, 2013

Mellanox Technologies, a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced the availability of its Messaging Accelerator (VMA) as an Open Source software platform for message-based and streaming network socket applications. VMA Open Source allows application developers to work within the VMA developer community to fully customize their application software source code and achieve optimal configurations that will boost performance, lower latency and increase transactions per second. In addition, VMA Open Source provides end-users with a significant reduction in solution cost of over 30 percent.

October 21, 2013

Object Trading, an independent provider of global direct market access (DMA), today announced that Deltix, a leading provider of software for the development of advanced quantitative strategies, has integrated its quantitative analytics and trading technology with the firm’s global DMA platform for equity, derivative and FX markets.

October 21, 2013

Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of ultra low-latency, high-capacity global networks has launched an industry first, with PrecisionView, a state-of-the-art, ultra-low latency, real-time monitoring application for critical trading and exchange connectivity.

October 21, 2013

TMX Atrium, provider of smarter infrastructure solutions for the financial community, today announced that the Moscow Exchange is now available on TMX Atrium’s connectivity fabric.

October 17, 2013

Eze Software Group, a premier provider of global investment technology, today announced that it has continued to experience strong growth in Latin America and expects to add 10 new clients across the region in 2013. Clients leverage Eze Software's fully integrated front-to-back solution to maximize operational efficiencies and automate their investment management workflow.