NYSE Euronext buys Wombat for $200 million

Exchange operator NYSE Euronext has signed a definitive agreement to buy Wombat Financial Software, a privately held provider of financial market data management solutions.

Ian Blance joins OTC Valuations

OTC Valuations (OTC Val), a provider of independent valuations for derivatives and other financial products, has announced that Ian Blance is joining the company as vice president of strategic sales.

BlueMatrix joins, a consortium of buy-side, sell-side and vendor firms committed to the development and implementation of the first open standard for investment research, has announced that BlueMatrix, a provider of global research platforms, has joined the organisation as an associate member.

Eze OMS links to Aqua

The Eze Castle Software order management system (OMS), provided by investment technology firm BNY ConvergEx Group, has completed links to US block trading platform Aqua.