Instinet to Launch Canadian ATS in First Half of 2011
Agency broker Instinet Inc. said today that its Canadian unit completed the rollout of an electronic trading platform featuring a suite of event-driven trading algorithms and a smart order router that works simultaneously with U.S. and Canadian exchanges.
Going Back to Front Office
Buy-side firms must address the new post-Dodd-Frank ecosystem. The first step: Stop focusing on the front office and pay more attention to the back office.
TGIF: What On Earth Is An A:Drive?
If you've grown up with nothing but iPods and cellphones, you're probably not going to know what an A:Drive is or what to do with a dial telephone or a Game Boy.
Markit Acqures QuIC
The acquisition will enable Markit to meet the growing demand for risk analytics and enterprise-wide risk management services.
China AMC Deploys Charles River’s IMS
The China Asset Management Company, the nation's largest fund manager, announced it's now using the Charles River Investment Management System for trade matching, confirmation and settlement.
NYSE Euronext Adds Latency Monitoring
For NYSE Euronext clients that need to know how quickly their trades cross the finish line, the exchange will provide a latency monitoring service to help them get the checkered flag.
Quote MTF Hires Former FSA Regulator
Pan-European alternative trading venue hired Dr. Adam Farkas, formerly with the Hungarian FSA, to stay ahead of post-MIFID regulatory changes in 2011.