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Yieldbroker receives approval to access US market

Yieldbroker receives approval to access US market

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:27

Yieldbroker, Australia’s over-the-counter (OTC) interest rate exchange, has become the first foreign-regulated, multilateral swap trading facility to receive long-term approval to access US-based customers. »

Ancoa accredited as Trayport Certified Software Provider

Ancoa accredited as Trayport Certified Software Provider

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:20

Ancoa, a provider of market surveillance and analytics to exchanges, regulators, buy and sell-side firms, has been accredited by Trayport, a provider of energy trading solutions to traders, brokers and exchanges, as a Trayport Certified Software Provider (CSP). »

TOCOM goes live on Nasdaq trading technology

TOCOM goes live on Nasdaq trading technology

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:12

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange’s (TOCOM) new trading system, which is powered by Nasdaq's Genium INET technology, as well as Nasdaq Pre-Trade Risk and SMARTS Market Surveillance solutions, is now up and running. »

POSIT Alert delivers enhanced block liquidity with PowerMatch

POSIT Alert delivers enhanced block liquidity with PowerMatch

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 14:36

Independent broker and financial technology provider ITG’s PowerMatch functionality, which provides POSIT Alert’s highest-performing users with notification of larger trading opportunities, is delivering average block sizes of 66,000 shares in the US and 85,000 shares in Canada. »

Infront integrates institutional research via RSRCHXchange

Infront integrates institutional research via RSRCHXchange

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:54

Infront, a trading and information solution provider for professional investors, has partnered with RSRCHXchange to provide its institutional clients with access to the RSRCHX platform, an online marketplace for institutional research. »

Object Trading to provide immediate DMA to CurveGlobal

Object Trading to provide immediate DMA to CurveGlobal

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:51

Clients and partners of multi-asset trading infrastructure provider Object Trading will have immediate Direct Market Access (DMA) to CurveGlobal, when live trading begins at the new interest rate derivatives venue from 26 September. »

Weeden Prime Services Iaunches outsourced trading services

Weeden Prime Services Iaunches outsourced trading services

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 10:23

Weeden Prime Services, a prime brokerage service provider for hedge funds and family offices, has expanded its operations to include an outsourced trading services desk. »

Vela’s market data platform live at TMX

Vela’s market data platform live at TMX

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 15:02

Vela Trading Technologies’ fully managed low-latency market data platform is now live at TMX, Canada’s largest integrated multi-asset class exchange group. »

EEX Exchange Council approves plans for Floor Future launch

EEX Exchange Council approves plans for Floor Future launch

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 15:00

The Exchange Council of the European Energy Exchange (EEX) has approved an adjustment of the cap of the EEX Cap Future contract, as well as the launch of the Floor Future. »

PEGAS and GRTgaz extend coupling interventions to weekends

PEGAS and GRTgaz extend coupling interventions to weekends

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 14:21

The pan-European gas trading platform PEGAS and the French natural gas transmission system operator GRTgaz are extending the operating hours of the coupling mechanism between France’s PEG Nord and TRS delivery zones. »

itarle algorithms available through Celer

itarle algorithms available through Celer

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 10:02

itarle, an independent provider of multi-asset algorithmic trading, Smart Order Routing (SOR) and Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) services, has made its optimised execution algorithmic strategies available through the multi asset OMS and EMS platform from Celer Technologies. »

ICE Clear Europe receives EMIR authorisation

ICE Clear Europe receives EMIR authorisation

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 08:39

The Bank of England has authorised ICE Clear Europe as a central counterparty (CCP) in accordance with the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). »

PEGAS to enable trading of spot spread contracts from 22 September

PEGAS to enable trading of spot spread contracts from 22 September

Mon, 19/09/2016 - 15:32

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, is to enable 24/7 trading for its spot spread contracts as of 22 September 2016. »

GSX granted recognised stock exchange status by UK HMRC

GSX granted recognised stock exchange status by UK HMRC

Fri, 16/09/2016 - 13:24

The UK’s HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has designated the Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) as a recognised stock exchange under the Income Tax Act 2007 (ITA). »

Object Trading first vendor to conform to ASX’s New Trading Platform

Object Trading first vendor to conform to ASX’s New Trading Platform

Thu, 15/09/2016 - 13:01

Object Trading, a provider of global, multi-asset trading infrastructure, is the first vendor providing market access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) to have conformed to the upgraded ASX 24 (futures) New Trading Platform (NTP) from Cinnober, due to go live in early 2017.  »

MBI slashes transatlantic latency for Quincy Extreme Data service

MBI slashes transatlantic latency for Quincy Extreme Data service

Wed, 14/09/2016 - 08:01

McKay Brothers International (MBI) has reduced transatlantic latency on its Quincy Extreme Data (QED) service to the lowest available for financial market data services. »

SimCorp provides full forex netting capabilities via FX Connect

SimCorp provides full forex netting capabilities via FX Connect

Tue, 13/09/2016 - 13:38

SimCorp, a provider of investment management solutions and services for the global financial services industry, has enhanced its partnership with FX Connect to provide SimCorp Dimension users with full foreign exchange netting capabilities. »

Colt adds low-latency TOCOM market data feeds

Colt adds low-latency TOCOM market data feeds

Tue, 13/09/2016 - 13:29

Colt has become a market data provider for the Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM), with the service set to launch alongside the scheduled migration of TOCOM’s derivatives trading to the J-GATE trading system operated by Japan Exchange Group. »

Buy-side firms prioritise liquidity and relationships in broker selection process

Buy-side firms prioritise liquidity and relationships in broker selection process

Tue, 13/09/2016 - 08:48

The regulatory challenges and cost pressures facing buy-side firms are putting further demands on the sell-side to prove their relationship value, according to a study by TABB Group. »

Saxo Bank launches digital bond trading solution

Saxo Bank launches digital bond trading solution

Mon, 12/09/2016 - 08:48

Saxo Bank has launched a digital trading solution for corporate and government bonds which gives its clients access to trading opportunities in over 5,000 investment grade and high yield corporate and government bonds from all over the world and in 20 different currencies. »

Wave 3 will define T2S success, says Casteleyn

Wave 3 will define T2S success, says Casteleyn

Mon, 12/09/2016 - 08:43

Wave 3 represents a tipping point which will enable the market to evaluate whether the T2S project justifies the investment companies have made in the platform, according to Tom Casteleyn, head of product management for custody, cash and FX at BNY Mellon. »

ICE integrates SFTI and 7ticks networks to expand global connectivity business

ICE integrates SFTI and 7ticks networks to expand global connectivity business

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 13:37

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) has integrated its Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure (SFTI) and 7ticks network and hosting businesses into a combined offering called Connectivity, a financial transaction network and foundation infrastructure for ICE Data Services businesses. »

Lime Brokerage and Vela Trading Technologies integrate products

Lime Brokerage and Vela Trading Technologies integrate products

Thu, 08/09/2016 - 08:57

Lime Brokerage and Vela Trading Technologies, a provider of trading and market data technology, have integrated Lime’s Strategy Studio, its software solution for streamlined strategy research and deployment, with Vela's low latency direct feed handlers. »

FlexTrade launches TradeGuide in FlexTrader

FlexTrade launches TradeGuide in FlexTrader

Tue, 06/09/2016 - 10:27

FlexTrade Systems, a provider of multi- asset execution management systems, has launched TradeGuide – a way of visualising and presenting trade data in the company’s FlexTrader multi-asset execution management system (EMS). »

ECC introduces direct clearing participant membership for spot markets

ECC introduces direct clearing participant membership for spot markets

Tue, 06/09/2016 - 07:52

European Commodity Clearing (ECC) has introduced a new membership model – the Direct Clearing Participant Model (DCPM). »

Avelacom launches PoP in Moscow’s DataSpace data centre

Avelacom launches PoP in Moscow’s DataSpace data centre

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 10:43

Avelacom has established a point of presence (PoP) in the new DataSpace data centre in close proximity to the Moscow Exchange (MoEx), allowing the firm to optimise customer access to the exchange’s electronic systems. »

McKay Brothers secures investment from trading firm IMC

McKay Brothers secures investment from trading firm IMC

Fri, 02/09/2016 - 09:54

McKay Brothers, a specialist in low latency networks, has secured an investment from trading firm IMC. »

Trading in EEX wind power futures to begin in early October

Trading in EEX wind power futures to begin in early October

Wed, 31/08/2016 - 14:17

From 4 October 2016, trading participants on the EEX Derivatives Market will be able to hedge against volume risks in the generation of wind power within the German/Austrian market area using EEX’s new Wind Power Futures product. »

Direct clearing in futures trading is reshaping role of FCMs, says TABB Group

Direct clearing in futures trading is reshaping role of FCMs, says TABB Group

Tue, 23/08/2016 - 14:10

Exchanges are recognising the changing futures commission merchant (FCM) landscape and are willing to look to new and innovative ways to serve their client base, according to a report by TABB Group. »

EEX publishes 2016 auction calendar for new EU common auction platform

EEX publishes 2016 auction calendar for new EU common auction platform

Tue, 23/08/2016 - 09:48

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) has determined the auction calendar for the auctions of EU allowances (EUA) and EU aviation allowances (EUAA) to be held on the successor EU common auction platform (CAP2), in accordance with the EU Auctioning Regulation. »

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