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Connectivity & Networks

Connectivity & Networks

Waters Technology’s extensive coverage of Connectivity & Networks features expert analysis, news, opinion, interviews & special reports on the business issues facing Data Delivery Technologies, Data Display & Analytics, Data Feeds & Handlers, Hosting & Co-location and Latency professionals across the financial market IT, trading technology and data landscape.

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Options Turns to Morrow for Account Management

Managed data and trading infrastructure provider Options has appointed Stephen Morrow senior vice president and global head of account management, based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Inside Market Data | News | People | 14 Aug 2014


TMX Preps US-Canada Microwave Network with Strike Acquisition

TMX Atrium, the network subsidiary of Canadian exchange operator TMX Group, has bought the StrikeNet low-latency microwave network business of Strike Technologies from parent group, New York-based market maker and trading technology provider Global Trading...

Inside Market Data | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 14 Aug 2014


CQG Unveils ‘Stripped' Data, Charting Terminal

Denver, Colo.-based data, trading and analytics software vendor CQG has released a new, low-cost market data workstation, dubbed CQG Select, to provide an alternative to more expensive terminal displays for proprietary trading firms facing cost pressures....

Inside Market Data | News | Data Display & Analytics | 13 Aug 2014


HKEx Bows ASP Partner Program

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing has set up a program to allow application service providers to establish direct links to HKEx's trading and data systems to provide managed connectivity services to clients, which exchange officials say can lower participants'...

Inside Market Data | News | Exchange Data | 13 Aug 2014


Fidessa Signs Five for China Connect

Five brokers have enlisted Fidessa to assist with connectivity for the upcoming Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect program, ahead of its go-live in mid-October.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Connectivity & Networks | 13 Aug 2014


Options Integrates Markit’s Collaboration Services Network

Cloud provider Options has integrated Markit’s Collaboration Services network, its message-interoperability technology, into its core platform to allow clients to communicate and share information seamlessly with industry peers, regardless of their...

Buy-Side Technology | News | Connectivity & Networks | 13 Aug 2014


Markit Signs Options to Collaboration Services

Infrastructure-as-a-service provider Options has integrated federation and directory elements of Markit's Collaboration Services──including the Markit Directory "phone book" of validated identity and contact data, and the Federated Chat platform──into...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Delivery Technologies | 12 Aug 2014


Thomson Reuters Debuts ‘Watchlist Pulse' Buy-Side Insight App

Thomson Reuters has unveiled Watchlist Pulse, an application within the vendor's Eikon data workstation aimed at providing buy-side professionals with a series of easy-to-understand scores for companies in their portfolios, which allow users to quickly...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Display & Analytics | 12 Aug 2014


Recognia Hires TD e-Trading Vet Harvie

Ottawa, Canada-based technical analysis software vendor Recognia recently hired Jeff Harvie as vice president of global sales, responsible for growing the vendor's reach worldwide and setting strategy for its sales organization.

Inside Market Data | News | People | 11 Aug 2014


Opening Cross: Enterprise Messaging to Enterprise Management—It’s About Broadening Appeal

Pity my colleagues in London: Last Tuesday, workmen severed an ISDN cable in the street outside our office, cutting off all internet, phone, email and server access. Then on Wednesday, an explosion at an adjacent power sub-station forced a building evacuation,...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 11 Aug 2014

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