Algorithmic Trading in the FX Market
Adoption of FX algorithms is on the rise, and from black-box origins they are moving to a customizable, white-box model, according to Celent's analyst.
Q&A With ITG Managing Director Jamie Selway
In an interview with Advanced Trading, Selway explains how the Flash Crash boosted regulators’ knowledge of how high frequency trading functions and why they don't need to step in to curb market fragmentation.
SciComp Speeds Up Derivatives Pricing Software
SciComp announced it upgraded its derivatives pricing software SciFinance, to help quantitative developers quicken the development of Monte Carlo pricing models and to speed up execution times.
ITG Acquires Majestic Research
ITG looks to Majestic's independent analysis of companies to provide asset managers with investment ideas that generate excess returns.
ITG Unveils Algorithm for Brazilian Equities
Investment Technology Group Inc. announced its Active algorithm can now be used to trade Brazilian equities as the firm looks to capitalize on growing demand from global clients invested in the Latin American nation’s markets.
Capital IQ Unveils Intraday Financial Data Platform
Capital IQ, a unit of Standard & Poor’s that provides data and analytics, announced it launched a platform that enables the intraday delivery of full financial statements, ratios, and trading multiples sourced from earnings releases.
Emergent Goes Live With Tradar
The global asset manager is using Insight 3.3 and is testing Insight 4.0, the latest iteration, for its FX managed funds.
Maples Fund Services Launches New Brand
Maples Fund Services is located around the world across six jurisdictions, with technology infrastructure and data processing centers that provide for a 24-7 servicing capability. The firm has invested in front-to-back office solutions through partnerships with Advent Geneva, Paladyne Systems and Linedata to build out a technology and operational infrastructure.
TMX Aims to Launch New ATS in 2011
TMX Group announced it submitted regulatory filings in preparation of creating a new alternative trading system that will include expanded trading hours, continuous trading of board lots, and strict price-time priority for visible orders.