Share and Share Alike

In the cut-throat world in which we operate, it's always encouraging to see signs of co-operation between parties traditionally known for their rivalry—even if that co-operation is ultimately towards an end that each hopes will give it an advantage over the other.

Take the ongoing adoption of the FAST (FIX Adapted for Streaming data) protocol for reducing the bandwidth used by exchanges to distribute market data messages. It should come as no surprise to IMD readers that the Chicago Mercantil