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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in February 2011
Savvis Appoints Bill Fathers To President
News  |  2/25/2011  | 
Ex-army captain Fathers will aim to expand the company globally.
Top 10 Tips for a Successful IT Plan
Commentary  |  2/24/2011  | 
Can Nasdaq Break Up the NYSE-DB Deal?
Commentary  |  2/23/2011  | 
The proposed merger of the NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Borse has led to speculation over potential U.S. exchange tie-ups and attempts to break up the deal.
New Thomson Reuters Platform Aims to Simplify Quant Trading
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
Thomson Reuters announced the launch of a platform it said allows traders to more quickly launch strategies across global markets.
HSBC to Offer CQG's Trading Front-End
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
HSBC Futures customers in Asia Pacific and its internal trading desk can now route orders to exchanges via CQG's trading platform.
LCH.Clearnet to Launch SwapsClear for US Clients on March 8
News  |  2/22/2011  | 
U.S. customers will access SwapsClear's service through a U.S. based futures commission merchant of their choice, supporting compliance with Dodd-Frank.
UNX Catalyst Offers Behavioral Research from Titan Trading Analytics
News  |  2/17/2011  | 
The firms developed a plug-in that streams behavioral research and trade strategies from Titan's TickAnalyst system into the UNX Catalyst EMS.
Surge Trading Selects Equinix For Colocation And Business Continuity
News  |  2/17/2011  | 
The New York-based electronic market maker will leverage Equinix's network-neutral colocation and continuity trading services.
NYSE Technologies Adds Osaka Stock Exchange's New Derivatives Feed
News  |  2/17/2011  | 
OSE's J-Gate derivatives feed is available over NYSE Technologies' market data platform to firms throughout Asia.
Could CME Launch Hostile NYSE Bid? Rumors Swirl
Commentary  |  2/16/2011  | 
Is Deutsche Borse’s bid for NYSE Euronext is turning into a transatlantic steel cage match?
DTCC Launches Portal With CDS Data for Regulators
News  |  2/15/2011  | 
Offers regulators online access to global credit default swap data and tailored reports to protect against systemic risk.
Former Goldman Chairman Blasts NYSE-DB Merger
Commentary  |  2/14/2011  | 
Bloomberg supports the NYSE-Deutsche Borse merger, while Schumer cites managerial control and naming issue.
Gelber Group Taps Orc for PHLX Connectivity
News  |  2/14/2011  | 
Prop trading firm will quote options on PHLX using Orc's low latency trading engine.
Data Center Provider Interxion Teams Up With NYSE Technologies For Low Latency Trading
News  |  2/11/2011  | 
New NYSE Technologies services available at Interxion will include the consolidated market data service, Superfeed, which will be an additional point of data collection and dissemination.
The iPad Invades Wall Street
News  |  2/10/2011  | 
With the sudden popularity of Apple Inc.'s iPad reaching a fever pitch across the industry - particularly inside hedge funds - the pressure on information technology departments has never been greater.
The End of an Era for the NYSE?
News  |  2/10/2011  | 
NYSE merger talks with Deutsche Borse are a sign of the waning influence of Wall Street and physical exchanges in global financial markets.
Former FSA Risk Chief to Join JPMorgan
News  |  2/8/2011  | 
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has inked Sally Dewar, the former head of risk at the London-based Financial Services Authority, to be a senior member of its risk team.
Nasdaq's Hack Attack Shocker!
News  |  2/7/2011  | 
Orc Connects with Lime's Infrastructure
News  |  2/7/2011  | 
Clients can build strategies on Orc and take advantage of Lime's low-latency infrastructure, built for high frequency traders.
Orc Rolls out Connectivity to Lime Brokerage's Low-Latency Trading Infrastructure
News  |  2/7/2011  | 
Connectivity to Lime's low-latency infrastructure will provide high-frequency and other latency-sensitive traders with high-performance access to the U.S. equities, options and futures markets.
Algos That Predict Trader's Tics
News  |  2/4/2011  | 
Diagnostic trading algorithms can show when a trader is about to hit the red zone.
Hedge Funds Push Back on Disclosure
News  |  2/3/2011  | 
BOX Delivers $8.7 Million in Price Improvement for January
News  |  2/3/2011  | 
Options exchange's volume soars 85 percent in January over last year, buoyed by retail investor strategy.
iPad2: Not That Big Of A Deal?
Commentary  |  2/3/2011  | 
Eyewitnesses claim to have seen a prototype. Some say it has several new features, others say they weren't blown away...
Welcome to the New Derivative Order
Commentary  |  2/1/2011  | 
SEC CIO Bayer Says Regulator Needs More Technology Funding
News  |  2/1/2011  | 
Without an increase to its meager $120 million IT budget, it will be difficult for the SEC to improve analytics technology.
Q&A with Bart McDonough
News  |  2/1/2011  | 
BM&F Bovespa's Sets Hearing on Selecting Equity Option Market Makers
News  |  2/1/2011  | 
Brazilian exchange to hold competitive bidding process for selection of equity option market makers on stocks in ten companies.

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