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 December 2004
The NYSE is giving floor brokers new wireless handheld PCs to participate in a hybrid market subject to SEC approval. The project is a big win for IBM.
The industry is raising concerns over the SEC's proposed overhaul of market structure, which includes price protection for displayed orders and an inter-market sweep.
With major banks and brokers owning direct-access trading platforms, FutureTrade sees an opportunity to launch a neutral service bureau for other broker-dealers to white label.
Several leading consulting firms and financial software conglomerates claim they have the expertise to run a managed service for reference data.