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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in December 2011
Emerging Markets Represent the Future for HFTs
Commentary  |  12/22/2011  | 
Tax high-frequency trading, and watch business jump into the welcoming arms of emerging markets that have spent the last few years building the infrastructure to handle business that traditionally was done in the United States and Europe.
TMX Buys Slice of the Bermuda Stock Exchange
News  |  12/21/2011  | 
TMX Group, which operates the Toronto Stock Exchange, announced the purchase of a 16 percent stake in the Bermuda Stock Exchange.
2011: A Year of Rogues and Regs
Commentary  |  12/20/2011  | 
Like the angel and devil that sit on your shoulders the two most important themes from 2011 boil down to "being rogue" and "being regulated."
Cha Ching! The Sound of Colocation Fees
Commentary  |  12/20/2011  | 
A regulatory filing by NYSE Arca offers a glimpse into NYSE Euronext's plans to allow vendors into its Mahwah data center, and what it will charge them for hosting applications per user in the colocation facility.
BATS Proposes Rewards Program for Market Makers
News  |  12/20/2011  | 
BATS Global Markets applied with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to launch a platform it said will give market makers a financial incentive to boost liquidity and create tighter spreads on its exchange.
Exchanges Say Colocation Is A Regulated Business
News  |  12/20/2011  | 
All customers are equidistant from the matching engines in colocation facilities, say exchange officials who've had to file their policies with regulators.
Nasdaq OMX to Offer Machine-Readable News
News  |  12/19/2011  | 
Nasdaq OMX announced the purchase of RapiData LLC, a move the exchange operator said will enable it to deliver machine-readable news to subscribers through an electronic feed.
SWIFT Invests 5 Million Euro in Innotribe
News  |  12/15/2011  | 
Innotribe, the collaborative innovation group started by SWIFT, received 5 million euro in 2011 to help fund and incubate new ideas for the financial community.
NYSE Technologies Launches Tokyo Liquidity Center
News  |  12/15/2011  | 
Drawing on its acquisition of Metabit, the firm will provide access to liquidity in all major Tokyo markets through turnkey trading, data and connectivity applications.
LSE Snaps Up Pearson's FTSE Stake
News  |  12/12/2011  | 
Progress Software Sees Rogue Algo Havoc, Occupy HFT in 2012
News  |  12/1/2011  | 
Progress said it expects an algorithm somewhere to go into an infinite loop, taking on an un-hedged and irreversible position that some firm will be powerless to shut down, causing unprecedented damage.
Bankrupt MF Global Sticks Tech Vendors with Unpaid Bills
News  |  12/1/2011  | 
Technology vendors are lining up behind the attorneys and accountants to collect unpaid invoices from MF Global's bankruptcy process.

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