Operations & Technology Archive

June 12, 2008

Equiduct’s VBBO available on Thomson Reuters

European trading platform Börse Berlin Equiduct Trading’s Volume-weighted Best Bid and Offer (VBBO) pricing benchmark is now available to users of data vendor Thomson Reuters’ equities data feeds. read more>

June 12, 2008

Skyler and Fixnetix to host aggregated order books

Market data solutions firm Skyler Technology and Fixnetix, a connectivity provider, have entered into a partnership to host an aggregated order book service aimed at buy-side firms and exchanges. read more>

June 11, 2008

SunGard launches new trade execution suite for equities markets

Software solutions provider SunGard has launched a new suite of market access solutions aimed at improving execution quality in the equities markets. read more>

June 11, 2008

Colt provides low latency access to Turquoise

Business communications provider Colt is to provide low latency access to pan-European multilateral trading facility (MTF) Turquoise. read more>

June 11, 2008

NYFIX partners with ULLINK to offer algo access

Trading solutions firm NYFIX has integrated fellow trading tools provider ULLINK’s UL REACH algorithm publishing technology with the NYFIX Marketplace, a FIX-based trading community. read more>

June 11, 2008

FPL updates algorithmic trading language

FIX Protocol (FPL), the organisation responsible for the FIX messaging standard, has launched version 1.1 of its FIX Algorithmic Trading Definition Language. read more>

June 10, 2008

Merrill’s prime brokerage services available on RealTick

Trading solutions provider Townsend Analytics has expanded its relationship with investment bank Merrill Lynch to allow buy-side clients to access the bank’s prime brokerage services through Townsend’s RealTick execution management system. RealTick already offers access to Merrill’s electronic execution services. read more>

June 10, 2008

LSE’s high-speed data service to benefit algo traders

A new high-speed delivery mechanism for the London Stock Exchange’s (LSE) Infolect data has gone live. read more>

June 10, 2008

BGI to use OneTick for data management

Barclays Global Investors (BGI), an investment solutions provider and asset management firm, has selected data solutions provider OneMarketData’s OneTick platform for its tick data management and analytics needs. read more>

June 10, 2008

SAVVIS offers proximity hosting for LSE users

SAVVIS, an IT infrastructure services provider for business applications, is to provide a proximity hosting service, offering access to the London Stock Exchange (LSE) for member firms, hedge funds, market data vendors and the automated trading community. read more>