Profile of Ivy SchmerkenEditor at Large
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 2629
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 March 2008
The ECN operator in US. equities is developing a high-speed platform for European stock trading with a data center near London.
Asset managers find the most value in corporate access and one-on-one meetings.
The ICE acquires Yellow Jacket Software's electronic platform to expand deeper into OTC derivatives.
The failure of a top broker raises questions about the buy-side consolidating broker relationships as well as counterparty risk.
Why Nasdaq is Launching an Electronic Market While Preserving the PHLX Floor
As the new kid on the block, Nasdaq OMX executives believe that technologically they have the edge over older exchanges that have legacy systems.
NYSE Arca is not the only exchange routing to dark liquidity pools. I spoke to a few industry sources and several immediately told me that this reminds them of Direct Edge,
Nasdaq OMX Unveils Plan to Develop Trading and Routing Platform for European Blue Chip Stocks.
NYFIX Goes Live with a Pan European Trading Venue, Touting Neutrality and Openness
Are Hedge Funds Behind Bear Stearn's Demise?
Turquoise Taps Neonet to Provide Market Data From Other European Markets
The consortium forming a new futures exchange unveiled a brand name and reached out to technology partners to provide market access.
Nasdaq OMX and NYSE Euronext are supplying technologyto exchanges. But rivals like Turquoise and ISE are seeking independent providers.
NYSE's purchase of Wombat Financial Software and Nasdaq's combination with OMX enables them to sell data overseas and to help other markets distribute their data in the U.S. and Europe.
Brokers increasingly are routing algorithmic trading orders to multiple dark pools as they begin building code into all of their algorithms to search dark pools for liquidity.
As brokers begin to code dark pool access into all of their algorithms, the buy side is demanding more disclosure into executions.
MarketAxess Dives into FIX-Messaging Technology to Grow E-Trading
Rosenblatt Securities Hires Kannan as CTO