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Robin Mess, xyt

SIX Swiss Exchange joins xyt hub for tick data distribution and analytics

Mon, 25/09/2017 - 09:36

SIX Swiss Exchange has joined the xyt hub to provide high quality tick data to its trading participants, enabling them to develop, evaluate and backtest new trading and execution strategies while providing greater transparency over trading activity. »


Considering cloud?

Fri, 22/09/2017 - 08:03

By George Ralph, RFA – Firms which may be considering a move, partial or otherwise, to cloud-based services, will need to work through a checklist to ensure all the bases are covered, that the firm is not exposed to any forthcoming regulations, and that the data will be adequately protected. »

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Trade Informatics delivers advanced Peer Analysis solution

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 16:38

Trade Informatics, a provider of quantitative analytics and systematic trading solutions to institutional asset managers, has released the latest addition to its product suite – Peer Analysis. »

Laurent Vanderweyen, Alter Domus

Alter Domus launches new third party AIFM management service offering

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 16:28

Fund and corporate services provider Alter Domus has launched a new third party AIFM management service offering, as it continues to enhance its vertically integrated range of services to the alternative funds market. »

Simon Wilson-Taylor, EBS

NEX Markets’ EBS Institutional platform aiming to help clients prepare for increased transparency and MiFID II

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 10:53

NEX Markets, a NEX Group business which provides electronic trading technology services in the fixed income and foreign exchange (FX) markets, believes that its EBS Institutional FX platform is uniquely positioned to help the asset management community address liquidity and execution requirements in advance of the MiFID II implementation. »

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First Derivatives launches major machine learning investment in Kx technology

Wed, 20/09/2017 - 16:04

First Derivatives (FD) has launched a raft of initiatives to put machine learning (ML) capabilities at the heart of future development for the Group’s Kx technology, in direct response to increasing interest from current and potential customers. »

Michael Markov, MPI

MPI launches new version of Stylus Workspace to streamline fund analysis and monitoring

Wed, 20/09/2017 - 10:51

Markov Processes International (MPI), a provider of investment research, analysis and reporting solutions for the global wealth and asset management industry, has released of Stylus Pro Version 11.3. »

Irene Perdomo, Devet Capital

No one wants to be a backseat driver

Wed, 20/09/2017 - 08:03

There is no doubt that outsourcing, as a concept, has become accepted practice within the hedge fund industry. Not only does it help start-up and emerging managers drive efficiency gains, more importantly it is not viewed negatively by institutional investors. They appreciate that cost controls are crucial to managers in the early years of building their business. But too much outsourcing can be a bad thing, as Devet Capital’s Irene Perdomo (pictured) tells Hedgeweek.  »

Stephen Hazelton, Street Diligence

Street Diligence launches corporate structure offering

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 10:49

Street Diligence, a provider of fixed income analytics software, has launched a new corporate structure offering which is designed to complement the company’s existing buy- and sell-side data and analytics. »

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FeedStock appoints fintech research veteran to advisory board

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 10:22

Fintech research veteran Amar Rajani has joined the FeedStock Advisory Board, effective immediately.  »


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