BATS Exchange Adds Latency Monitoring
BATS Exchange announced it's become the latest exchange operator to use Correlix's RaceTeam latency monitoring service, an arrangement it says will enable clients to get a clearer view of their strategies' performance in various markets.
FX Execution Platform Ogg Trading Launches
David Ogg, who pioneered the use of algorithms in the FX ECN market, announced the launch of Ogg Trading, a platform designed to help traders achieve best execution in FX.
Batterymarch Deploys FlexTrader EMS
The global equity specialist was looking for extensive pre-trade decision support and real-time trade analytics along with post-trade reporting.
BATS Rolls Out Multicast Latency Feed
Exchange operator BATS Global Markets announced the launch of a multicast feed that will give members latency statistics and allow them to monitor matching engine performance.
Speed-to-Market Is Biggest Benefit Of Cloud Computing
Executives at the Wall Street & Technology Capital Markets Cloud Symposium noted that while cost savings and the ability to scale up and down are attractive cloud propositions, they were swayed to move to the cloud primarily by the ability to push products to the market much more quickly.
The SEC Registration Survival Guide
As a result of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, most hedge funds have to register with the SEC by July 2011. Here’s everything funds need to know about registration and how to remain in compliance with SEC rules.
U.S. High-Frequency Trading Firms Look Eastward
The new gold rush is taking place in the Far East. Plagued with depressed trading volumes, brutal competition and stunted growth, high-frequency trading firms are setting their sights on the Asia-Pacific region as the U.S. and European markets stagnate.
Telx Launches cloudXchange
Telx said cloudXchange makes the delivery of cloud services more cost-effective to deploy because providers can "scale up" as their cloud computing offerings evolve.
Fallout of the Flash Crash - One Year On
While the nation's top securities regulator contends there's no foolproof way to prevent a repeat of last year's "Flash Crash," experts argue the chances of a sequel are remote thanks to the safeguards put in place in its aftermath.
TradingScreen Adds Full Coverage of Brazilian Market
Execution management system provider TradingScreen, which had been looking to expand its Brazilian offering, said BM&FBovespa authorized it to provide direct market access to clients through a data center in Sao Paulo.
The (Cloud) Tipping Point
Trusted financial services vendors are grabbing the cloud market away from the Amazons and Googles of the cloud world.
Omega ATS Drops Subscription Fee
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.