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 Ivy Schmerken

Profile of Ivy Schmerken

Editor at Large
Member Since: 5/8/2014
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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 July 2012

Capital Rules Drive Shifts in Fixed Income Trading

Deutsche Bank claimed the No. 1 ranking, while Goldman took second place, in a Greenwich Associates 2012 fixed income study as some dealers have pulled back on capital allocated to fixed income trading.

Citi Integrates Dow Jones' FX Trader News

Citi will disseminate the real-time data releases and global economic news to its FX traders and sales staff through the bank's inhouse information service, CitiFX Wire.

The SEC Ups its Game with High Frequency Trading Tools

The top regulator contracted with Tradeworx, a Redbank, NJ-based high frequency trading firm and tech vendor, to supply it with a market data and research platform for policing the equities and options markets in real time.

As Wall Street Turns: Portware Buys Pipeline Tech Assets

In a move that seems too close to the Pipeline soap opera, EMS provider Portware will integrate the predictive analytics that it acquired from the former dark pool, while offering customers a broker-neutral solution to improve trading performance.

IPC Launches Mobile App for iPad

Turret maker enables traders and non-traders in the middle and backoffice to instantly communicate, while integrating hoot and intercom features.

What Happened to Jon Corzine?

With clouds of the MF Global collapse hovering over him, Jon Corzine, the former senator and governor of New Jersey, is lying low in the Hamptons, reports the New York Post.

Getco Taps Jon Ross for CTO Role

Following the departure of former CTO Michael Rauchman last month, the global market making firm promoted Ross, who was head of Getco Execution Services in Europe,.

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