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 May 2011
The latency monitoring service will provide independent insight into all BATS US-based markets in equities and options.
CM 10-CIC went live with Quantifi XL's front-office pricing and analysis tool to support trading operations in flow and derivatives products.
A life-long fan, the hedge fund manager brings $200k and financial acumen to the cash-strapped team.
Releases preliminary results claiming that all respondents plan to make changes in their counterparty risk systems.
The current state of high-speed trading, derivatives and dark pools owes its history to a long line of innovators.
Financial services firms build their businesses on innovation. Protecting those advances is a full-time job.
Highlight takes a snapshot of enterprise software within seconds, arming executives with information on structural issues.
Partners with subsidiary of Shanghai Stock Exchange to offer FIX orde
Why is a Congressman investigating Steven Cohen of SAC Capital?
Lime leverages BT's financial cloud to offer pre-trade risk solutions to other brokers facing compliance with SEC's Market Access Rule in July.
Free iPhone/iPad application provides analysis of news and social media to predict the stock market.
The global equity specialist was looking for extensive pre-trade decision support and real-time trade analytics along with post-trade reporting.
Buy-Side Executives at Wall Street & Technology’s Capital Markets Cloud Symposium felt that while the private cloud leads to benefits such as standardization and time-to-market, it also causes cultural change for IT staffs.
Exchange Operator taps Thomas McManus from Barclays Capital where he is head of compliance, Americas.
PQT will deliver a managed service for multi-asset electronic trading clients.
Eighty percent of asset managers are active in social media, but quality separates leaders from the pack.
The money management firm hired David Eckert who was previously ING's global COO/CIO for its investment management and insurance business.
With the addition of trading in Turkey and Israel, the crossing network's coverage encompasses 14,500 securities in 22 EMEA countries.
Jofre most recently worked at Liquidnet Holdings, and previously at J.P. Morgan in algorithmic trading.
Users of Selerity platform will gain access to analysts' changing credit rating outlooks on public companies and emerging sovereign nations in machine-readable format.
Those attending the Skybridge alternative investments conference in LasVegas, told CNBC that Raj Rajaratnam will flee the U.S, to escape a 20-year jail term.
Hans Heidle joins Pipeline as director of execution management consulting to run its TCA program.
ABS and preferred stocks were launched in direct response to institutional customer demand.
Tradar's portfolio management and accounting solution will be hosted in Eze Castle Integration's cloud-based hosted offering for investment managers and hedge funds.
Trading firms are leveraging private clouds for research and back testing as well as global order routing.
The list of 10 to 25 securities highlights the best long-only ideas generated by the firm's fundamental equity research department.
SAC Global's founder attends social events to blunt allegations of insider trading.
Members will meet quarterly to discuss post-trade best practices that go beyond current regulatory requirements.
Designed for traders, MNI Monitor is a web-based application that provides 260 market-moving economic indicators to smartphones.
The low-cost alternative trading system for Canadian exchange-listed equities and fixed income instruments will no longer charge a monthly $350 (CDN) subscriber fee.
Anthony Perugini joins AIS in a new position. The firm provides provides middle and back office support to hedge fund managers.
Customers can reduce telco costs by using its high-speed, proprietary network ConnectEdge to reach significant dark pools.
Hires industry veteran John McGough from BTIG, as it plans to offer a virtual aggregation /broker neutral platform to manage CCA/CSA business.