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Stephen Morrow, Options

Options expands colocation solution to Equinix’s Zurich and Milan data centres

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 10:51

Options, a provider of global market data and colocation services for trading firms, has extended its high performance managed colocation solution to Equinix’s Zurich (ZH4) and Milan (ML2) International Business Exchange (IBX) data centres. »

Gil Mendelzis, Capitolis

Capitolis goes live with foreign exchange credit switching

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 10:00

Capitolis, a technology provider for the capital markets, is now live with its foreign exchange credit switching service, Capitolis Switch. »

Gerry Turner, Vela

Vela adds Eris Exchange to DMA platform

Thu, 26/04/2018 - 09:30

Vela, a provider of trading and market access technology, has expanded its Direct Market Access (DMA) platform market coverage to include trading connectivity access to Eris Swap Futures which are offered by the Eris Exchange (Eris) as an alternative to traditional over-the-counter (OTC) swaps.  »

Valerie Bannert-Thurner, Nasdaq

Gemini to launch market surveillance technology in collaboration with Nasdaq

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 19:11

Gemini Trust Company (Gemini) is to employ Nasdaq's SMARTS Market Surveillance technology to monitor its marketplace. »

Robin Mess, big xyt

Societe Generale selects big xyt’s Liquidity Cockpit for equities trading activity analysis

Wed, 25/04/2018 - 19:00

Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) has selected big xyt’s Liquidity Cockpit to providing a consolidated view across all European trading venue activity with on-exchange and off-exchange liquidity including over-the-counter (OTC) equities and Systematic Internaliser (SI) transactions. »

Chris Childs, DTCC

Derivatives data challenges hinder systematic risk monitoring and reduction, says DTCC white paper

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 16:58

Eight years since derivatives trade reporting was first introduced, DTCC’s latest white paper assesses progress made against G20 goals and proposes recommendations to further improve the global reporting framework. »

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Central trading of OTC derivatives stabilises the real economy, says SFI research

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 10:20

In order to improve market liquidity and financial stability, the G20 countries decided in 2009 that over-the-counter (OTC) products should be centrally traded on electronic platforms. »

Peter Reitz, EEX

EEX and IncubEx extend partnership to North America,

Tue, 24/04/2018 - 09:17

European Energy Exchange (EEX) and IncubEX have expanded their partnership into North America via EEX Group’s US-based platform Nodal Exchange.   »

Rhyd Lewis, FlexTrade

FlexTrade launches FlexNOW Execution Management System (EMS)

Mon, 23/04/2018 - 10:32

FlexTrade has launched FlexNOW, an out-of-the-box, broker neutral EMS to address the needs of hedge funds and mini-primes requiring a streamlined, multi-asset trading system at the click of a button. »

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Trade volume hits USD1.9bn on LiquidX in Q1

Mon, 23/04/2018 - 09:01

Trading volume on LiquidX reached USD1.9 billion in the first quarter, as the company rapidly expanded its roster of corporations, assets, liquidity providers, and cross-border capabilities. »


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