Buy-Side Technology - 2006-06-01

ASP supplement: Buy side exhibits healthy appetite for apps of tap

June is a busy time for HFIT – the annual SIA technology conference is taking place in New York, and we typically produce two additional publications, the HFIT Guide and HFIT's ASP supplement. This year's supplement – which is understandably larger than…

Top tips for ASP selection

The ASP option has never been more applicable to the buy side as technology vendors continue to unveil new offerings or upgrade existing ones in what has become an keenly contested market. The downside to of all this activity is the sheer number of…

Portware's buy-side strategy

The algorithmic trading phenomenon is showing no sign of slowing down across the buy side with firms looking to automate their trading activities in new asset classes. Portware is one of a number of technology providers serving this market, highlighting…

Pump up the volume

Spikes in market volume can anticipate market trend reversals and, with an adequate database of market volume history and real-time updates to identify spikes and compare them historically, can provide a low-risk, high-reward trading strategy. By…