Wall Street & Technology is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

 Ivy Schmerken

Profile of Ivy Schmerken

Editor at Large
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 2629
Posts: 638

Ivy is Editor-at-Large for Advanced Trading and Wall Street & Technology. Ivy is responsible for writing in-depth feature articles, daily blogs and news articles with a focus on automated trading in the capital markets. As an industry expert, Ivy has reported on a myriad number of topics including high frequency trading, algorithmic trading strategies, market structure, electronic trading in fixed income , colocation in data centers, Dodd-Frank regulation and the new derivatives landscape. Ivy meets with software companies and other innovators and writes about cloud computing, OMS/EMSs and other financial technologies.

Articles by Ivy Schmerken
posted in May 2000

Internet Sites Turn up the Volume on Whisper Numbers

An unofficial earnings estimate—created by analysts and now, individual investors, continues to have a significant impact on the direction of stock prices in the five to 10 days before or after a company announces its earnings.

Open Season on Exchanges

if it’s so easy to build an exchange from scratch, why are officials at the largest and most successful futures exchanges in the world racking their brains over going electronic?

Derailed by Decimals

As a solution to the decimalization crisis, perhaps Nasdaq and other exchanges should be doing more outsourcing, so they can focus on their core competencies--trading stocks.

Hacker Attacks: Bracing for the Next Wave

While the dust may have settled on the Denial of Service attacks that paralyzed major Web sites such as eBay, CNN, E*Trade and Yahoo this winter, security experts are warning users that hackers may strike again.

Financial ASPs Deliver Apps on Tap

In a rush to position their software companies in the hot market for renting access to software over the Internet, a number of financial service and capital markets software companies are declaring themselves Application Service Providers or ASPs.

Register for Wall Street & Technology Newsletters
Exclusive: Inside the GETCO Execution Services Trading Floor
Exclusive: Inside the GETCO Execution Services Trading Floor
Advanced Trading takes you on an exclusive tour of the New York trading floor of GETCO Execution Services, the solutions arm of GETCO.