Q&A with BATS Founder, Tradebot Chairman Dave Cummings
Six years ago, as many Wall Street players fretted about fewer trading options and reduced competition after Nasdaq and the New York Stock Exchange each swallowed Island Instinet and Archipelago, BATS Global Markets founder Dave Cummings saw an opportunity.
CZ Capital Switches to Paladyne
European hedge fund implements Paladyne's FastStart as fully-hosted front-to-back-office solution, replacing Linedata Beauchamp.
Why NYSE Shareholders Will Probably Spurn Nasdaq
Much to the chagrin of those who are loathe to see the New York Stock Exchange fall into foreign ownership, NYSE Euronext shareholders are more likely to accept Deutsche Borse's offer rather than Nasdaq OMX and InterContinental Exchange's rival bid.
Buy, Sell or Hold With Twitter?
As a U.K. hedge fund taps the social network to predict market moves, industry participants argue that Twitter may be ineffective - or even dangerous - as a sole forecaster.
Nasdaq OMX-ICE Deal Has Merits
The Nasdaq combination wtih NYSE would create the largest U.S. equity trading venue, reduce technology costs for traders and diversify ICE's derivatives business.
Restarting the Engines of Growth
The process of becoming a public company is broken. The SEC needs to reform the rules to revive the stalled IPO market and spur growth.
Balancing Latency vs. Cost
The days of Wall Street firms and clients building data centers in the "race to zero latency" are nearly ending, contends David Kelly, Thomson Reuters Enterprise CTO.
Gain Capital Opens Singapore Office
Gain is looking to expand business development efforts in Asia for GainGTX, an institutional electronic communications network launched in March.