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NY AG Secures Agreement with PR Newswire to Prevent Direct Data Access for HFT
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
News distributor PR Newswire has agreed to require customers to certify annually that the direct data feeds they receive will not be used for high frequency trading.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Why Securities Data is Master in The Race to FATCA Compliance
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The July 1st deadline is fast approaching.
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Big Data Challenge: Data Paring
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"As the amount of data increases exponentially, the amount of interesting data doesn’t."
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Volant Trading Expands into Ultra-Fast Order Routing for Options Traders
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Based on its expertise in options microstructure, VOLEX is unveiling a high-speed liquidity sweep capability for traders known as Take Out.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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SEC Requests Financial Firms' Security Details
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SEC asks 50 businesses for copies of their security policies, procedures, and controls in an effort to help the industry bolster cybersecurity protection.
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Nasdaq Launches Redesigned IR Mobile Application
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
A diverse team of designers at Nasdaq see user experience as a strategic differentiator.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Iceland: The Next Data Center Frontier?
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
Strategically located between the US and EU, data centers operations are moving to Iceland for low-cost and renewable energy benefits.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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High Frequency Debate Influences Survey on Stock Market Fairness
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
A survey conducted by ConvergEx Group found that 70% of participants believe the US equity market isn't fair to all participants.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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A Case for Vertical Clouds
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Building on the success of cloud adoption, service providers are taking it one step further by developing purpose built-clouds that are optimized for niche industry verticals.
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On Brink of Expansion, Liquidnet Hires Bob Garrett as Head of Technology
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
As Liquidnet expands into fixed income, Garrett will focus on integrating the pending acquisition of Vega Chi into its ATS technology.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Market Direction? Let's Call It: Confused
Michael Levas, Founder, Senior Managing Principal, Director of Trading, Olympian Group of Investment Management CosCommentary
The markets seem to be confused and continued to meander in March and in the beginning of April.
By Michael Levas Founder, Senior Managing Principal, Director of Trading, Olympian Group of Investment Management Cos,
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Improving Security In the Fast-Paced World of Mobile
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Looking at the biggest threats banks face in mobile with BITS’ security expert Jim Pitts.
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SEC Eyes Potential Order Routing Disclosures
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Requiring brokers to provide more transparency into their stock order routing practices would give investors more information on where their trades are being executed.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Lessons Learned from Mobile Attacks in the Middle East
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A recent malware attack targeting bank customers in the Middle East offers some tips on how such attacks can be prevented.
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Mobility: Who Bears The Brunt Of Data Security & Privacy
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OS manufacturers, app developers, and consumers all have a role to play in smartphone data security. But not everyone is equally responsible.
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Who’s Afraid of Big Data?
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What big data can do for financial organizations and how to prepare for it.
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Citi Launches Block Pricing Tool on Bloomberg App Portal
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Citi's Total Touch Price tool offers on-demand pricing for investors with large block orders in U.S. stocks, integrated into their execution workflow on the Bloomberg Professional Service.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Rebuilding Financial Infrastructure for the Web
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Entrepreneurs are preparing for a new generation of infrastructure providers.
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The Irresistible Rise of Agile Development
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Building responsiveness into the front office, agile development is becoming a market necessity, writes David Meitz, CTO at ITG.
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Smartphone Kill Switches Coming, But Critics Cry Foul
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Smartphone makers and carriers agree to add optional kill switches to smartphones, but law enforcement officials say the anti-theft effort doesn't go far enough.
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