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CBOE to Invest in Tradelegs

Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) says it will stake the analytics and decision-support software provider to institutional investors.

Buy-Side Technology | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 12 Mar 2014

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Long on Bitcoin: Perseus and Atlas ATS Burnish Digital Currency, Target Market-Makers

Despite recent headline-splashing travails, Bitcoin is steadily gaining reception among the world's largest market-makers and funds like Fort Hill Capital. Atlas, an alternative trading system, and network services provider Perseus are meeting that demand...

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Exchange Technologies | 12 Mar 2014

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Market Stucture Consultancy KOR Group Launches

The advocacy and consulting firm, led by Christopher Nagy and David Lauer, will cover the intersection of market structure, policy, and financial technology, and will push an agenda of greater transparency in the industry.

Sell-Side Technology | News | People | 11 Mar 2014

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Electra Taps Rhodes as COO

A software solutions provider for asset managers, Electra Information Systems has appointed Scott Rhodes as chief operations officer, to be based in New York.

Buy-Side Technology | News | People | 10 Mar 2014

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BT Launches New Integrated Voice Service

The telecommunications provider has launched One Voice Radianz, an integrated service that will bring together voice, mobile, and data services for financial services users of its flagship BT Radianz Cloud.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Infrastructure Technologies | 05 Mar 2014

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Mexico's Intangible Investments Live on iLevel

The Mexico City-based venture capital firm will be the first in the country using iLevel's Private Capital Data platform, and third in Latin America after Colombia's Tribeca Asset Management and Brazil's Patria Investimentos.

Buy-Side Technology | News | Data Management | 04 Mar 2014

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Dubai Murabaha Commodities Platform Adds BGC

The interdealer broker will be the first on Dubai Multi Commodities Center's (DMCC's) electronic Tradeflow system, launched in 2013, for trading in niche Islamic finance products.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 04 Mar 2014

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Access to Equity Syndication, Hedge Fund Allocation Drives Two-Sided Growth at US Capital Advisors

Boutique broker-dealers often grow out of teams leaving larger wirehouses, just as David King's did at UBS on the way to co-founding Houston-based US Capital Advisors (USCA). But like proprietary trading desks spinning off, these firms often discover...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 28 Feb 2014

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KKR's Colorful Personality: CIO Ed Brandman

Ed Brandman’s friendly quirks don’t conjure the conventional image of an IT chief, especially at KKR, one of the more white-shoe firms in a space famous for them. But don’t let the CIO’s charms fool you. He effectively redefined enterprise-grade...

Waters | Feature | People | 27 Feb 2014

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Eris Exchange Achieves Open Interest Milestone: What's Next?

The venue's chief operating officer, Michael Riddle, discusses why more of the same is in store. After all, why fix what isn't broken?

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Exchanges | 26 Feb 2014

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.

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Latest Whitepapers

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A data-centric approach to portfolio management

A fast, flexible and reliable investment decision-making process must be based on access to accurate and consistent information throughout an organization....

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Taking on Tablets: BYOD On The Trading Floor

We have truly entered the Age of Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD. And as with every new era fuelled by innovation, the new challenges are screaming for...