SocGen Joins SmartPool
SmartPool welcomed SocGen as the latest member to join the European dark pool, and set record in September for dark trading of French CAC40 stocks.
UNX Upgrades Catalyst EMS
Adds support for international equity trading in Europe, Canada and Latin America as well as trade analytics from Goldman Sachs and QSG.
The Infrastructure Economics Breakthrough
The financial executives who can figure out how to shift technology spending from infrastructure and hardware to application development will drive their firms to the winner's circle in the competitive financial services industry.
Pipeline Partners with IRC Securities
Buy-side clients of IRC Securities will be able to generate research credits for independent research by trading through Pipeline's Algorithmic Switching Engine.
Q&A with Georgetown Finance Professor James Angel
Georgetown finance professor James Angel explains how the financial world has evolved over the past two years, touching on everything from the explosion of displayed liquidity to why thirst for risky speculative practices remains unquenched.
Was Cyberwarfare the Cause of the Flash Crash?
The clues to the causes of the mysterious May 6 flash crash are evidently buried in the trading data, leading to new conspiracy theories about high frequency traders conducting cyberwarfare to clog up the exchanges.
RBC Deploying Progress Apama FX Aggregation Platform
Progress Software Corp. announced that the Royal Bank of Canada is using the Progress Apama FX aggregation solution accelerator as part of a bid to help its traders obtain the best possible prices for clients.
CMC Markets Unveils Spread Betting iPhone App
CMC Markets, a U.K.-based provider of spread betting and contract for difference trading, announced the debut of a spread betting application for the iPhone which enables users to access live prices.
Options IT Brings PIPE Velocity to the ASX
Options IT, a firm specializing in high speed market connectivity, announced it added the Australian Securities Exchange to its PIPE Velocity ultra-low latency service.