FIF: NYSE Changes to Boost Data Traffic

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The already-rising volume of data traffic could increase even further than expected between now and next year as a result of changes by exchanges and regulators, industry insiders say.

The Financial Information Forum, an industry association, predicts that quote traffic over the Consolidated Quote System will rise faster than predicted as a result of automated listed trading as the New York Stock Exchange implements its Hybrid system and becomes a fast market.

FIF members believe that the NYSE

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