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June 17, 2014

Volta, developer and operator of central London’s newest purpose-designed, carrier-neutral data centre, today announced a further expansion of its team, with the addition of Adam Bradshaw as Senior Sales Executive. Adam joins Volta from TelecityGroup and will be responsible for new business as well as the management of existing client relationships.

June 16, 2014

Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services and NOREXECO ASA today announced a cooperation in which NOREXECO has licensed the M7 trading technology for a new regulated exchange for the trading of derivatives on products from the forestry and paper industry. NOREXECO will become a renewable commodities exchange based in Norway.

June 16, 2014

xCelor, a leading supplier of high-performance trading solutions based in Chicago is proud to announce its next-generation Layer 1 network switch, the xPort XPM² (“XPM-Squared”). Adding to the xPort family of layer one switches, the XPM² adds an FPGA to bring processing closer to the network.

June 12, 2014

Colt today announces it is enhancing its service delivery capability in the Capital Markets sector with the creation of a focused Capital Markets team. This team will build on the expertise of Colt’s 20 year heritage and leadership in this sector and the Front Office experience of MarketPrizm to provide a consistent customer experience from product development through to sales engagement, delivery and service management for customers that need guaranteed access to the global markets.

June 11, 2014

Azul Systems (Azul), the award-winning leader in Java runtime solutions, and C24 Technologies (C24), a world leader in financial services messaging and integration solutions, today announced the availability of an in-memory Financial Products Markup Language (FpML) storage solution which combines C24 Integration Objects (C24-iO) SDO message compaction Technology with Azul’s pauseless Zing runtime for Java, enabling financial services institutions to dramatically reduce hardware requirements for storing OTC derivative data.

June 11, 2014

FIX Trading Community, the non-profit, industry-driven standards body at the heart of the global electronic trading community, announces the adoption of the FIX Protocol by an overwhelming majority of Swap Execution Facilities (SEFs), including BGC Derivative Markets, Bloomberg, trueEX, GFI Group, ICE Swap Trade, MarketAxess, Tradeweb (TW and DW), Tradition Trad-X and Tullett Prebon.

June 10, 2014

Solace Systems announced today that Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB) has decided to implement Solace messaging appliances as the data distribution backbone as part of its continuous investment in low latency electronic trading in FX, Rates and Bonds.

June 10, 2014

Object Trading, an independent provider of global direct market access (DMA), today announced the appointment of Des Peck as New Business Sales Executive in Europe. Mr. Peck will be responsible for leading Object Trading’s sales and business development initiatives. He will join Object Trading’s London office and report to Gerry Turner, Executive Director of Object Trading.

June 10, 2014

Redline Trading Solutions, the premier provider of ultra-low latency market data and order execution systems, today announced the addition of four more European equity and futures exchanges to its portfolio of over 120 global trading venues.

June 10, 2014

Markit, a leading global diversified provider of financial information services, today announced that S&P Capital IQ, a business unit of McGraw Hill Financial and a leading provider of financial research, data and analytics, will join Collaboration Services, the open messaging network from Markit.

June 10, 2014

Recruits Matteo Carcano to strengthen local presence as the company continues to establish strategic local presence throughout Europe and the U.S. amidst strong customer demand.

June 6, 2014

The low latency infrastructure provider 12Horizons is proud to announce that their Frankfurt to Zurich MwRF service will be fully operational on the 1st of June 2014. The new MwRF service connects the exchanges in Frankfurt and Zurich with microwave radio frequency technology which enables the lowest latency round trip time.

June 4, 2014

NovaSparks, the leading field programmable gate array (FPGA) market data company, today announced that it has expanded its coverage of the Futures Market by adding ICE iMpact™ and Eurex EOBI™ to its list of supported feeds. NovaSparks’ ultra-low latency feed handlers are based on a powerful FPGA architecture that has unmatched speed and determinism, making them an essential component of any trading infrastructure. NovaSparks’ FPGA Matrix is already supporting important exchanges such as CME Globex, Liffe, Eurex EMDI and all the major American, Canadian and European equity feeds.

June 4, 2014

Spectracom and FSMLabs today announced a new partnership to address the most complex synchronization challenges for time-sensitive network operations. As the first step, Spectracom has announced a 10 gigabit-per-second high-accuracy network clock that integrates FSMLabs software with its GPS timing technology and high speed network interfaces. This combination sets a new standard for network performance and dependability in critical enterprise network applications.

June 3, 2014

MillenniumIT, London Stock Exchange Group’s technology solutions provider, today announced it has been selected by Canadian-based Aequitas Innovations Inc., (Aequitas) to provide a suite of capital markets technology products. Millennium Exchange, Millennium SOR and Millennium MarketData are among the products chosen by Aequitas for its new marketplace in Canada.

June 3, 2014

Euronext, a wholly owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group (NYSE: ICE), today announced the appointment of Jos Dijsselhof as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Euronext with effect from 1st July 2014, pending regulatory approvals.  His role will be to ensure seamless and orderly operations across Euronext’s pan-European markets.

June 3, 2014

Instinet Incorporated today announced that its Instinet, LLC US brokerage subsidiary has enhanced the intra-day VWAP Crossing session in its Crossing ATS.

May 30, 2014

First Derivatives, a leading provider of software and consulting services to the capital markets industry, announces the launch of its integrated trade execution, risk management and surveillance solution for FX markets.

May 30, 2014

Moscow Exchange (MOEX), specialising in equity and derivatives trading is going live with Horizon Software’s global trading technology. Horizon is the first global vendor to be certified for both equities and derivatives trading and will provide access to the full suite of electronic trading solutions to all exchange members: investment banks, hedge funds and brokers. The company has worked closely with MOEX to release fully compliant, high-speed connectivity for members and clients and is the only global vendor to be certified for both equities and derivatives markets by the exchange.

May 29, 2014

Traiana, the leading provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, has launched an enhanced version of CreditLink with new functionality designed for buy-side market participants trading on swap execution facilities (SEFs). The enhanced version includes services to streamline post-trade processing of SEF trades, manage the allocations process for bunched orders, and the ability to monitor limits across the entire trade lifecycle.

May 28, 2014

BT today announced that it is working with leading Korean financial IT provider KOSCOM to build a ‘liquidity hub’ in Hong Kong, making it easier for global investors based in the city to trade on Korean financial markets. Due to be launched in July 2014, the hub will help Korea Exchange (KRX) — one of the world’s largest derivatives exchanges — to grow its business internationally.

May 28, 2014

Trayport Contigo, a leading provider of energy trading, portfolio risk management (ETRM) solutions, today announced that its enTrader portfolio management system is now fully integrated with Trayport’s GlobalVision Trading Gateway.

May 28, 2014

Horizon Software, an innovative provider of front-end trading solutions, and Azul Systems, the award-winning leader in Java runtime solutions, today announced a commercial partnership under which Horizon Software will offer Zing, Azul’s high-performance Java runtime, as part of its  portfolio to deliver increased application productivity and business efficiencies to new and existing customers.

May 27, 2014

The Hellenic Exchanges — Athens Stock Exchange Group, has selected Cinnober as technology partner for the implementation of its new surveillance system. The multi-asset solution will strengthen the exchanges’ existing technological infrastructure in order to cope with the new European regulatory environment and requirements.