Inside Market Data - Vol 23 No 11

CBOE to Limit Member Quoting

The Chicago Board Options Exchange will this week introduce a system to ensure compliance with the exchange's rules governing the appointments of market makers by preventing members from quoting excessively in CBOE-listed option classes.

Turquoise Preps Data Plans, Mulls FAST

Bank-backed European multilateral trading facility Turquoise has begun the process of determining the best means for distributing quote and trade data from its trading platform, which is scheduled to go live next year.

Aleri Unveils Liquidity Consolidation, Analysis Tool

Chicago-based event processing software vendor Aleri will this week announce it has built a new liquidity aggregation and analysis tool designed to help users deal with the demands of trading in a fragmented marketplace by consolidating and analyzing…

Tokyo Raises Message Capacity

The Tokyo Stock Exchange increased the capacity of its market data system by 10 percent last Monday, Nov. 26, from 30,000 to 33,000 messages per minute, ahead of a more comprehensive systems overhaul set to take place in the next two years.

Eurex EBS Feed Cuts Latency, Jitter

German derivatives exchange Eurex is rolling out a new feed of derivatives data on Monday Dec. 3, dubbed Enhanced Broadcast Solution (EBS), which aims to reduce latency and also minimize "jitter"-variance in data latency at times of peak message traffic…

SGX Takes Over JADE Data

The Singapore Exchange has taken over distribution of market data from the Joint Asian Derivatives Exchange (JADE), a joint commodity futures market venture set up with the Chicago Board of Trade in September last year, after buying out the 50 percent…

George Weiss Installs Aleri CEP Engine

Hartford, Conn.-based multi-strategy investment manager George Weiss Associates is deploying complex event processing technology to perform calculations on real-time market data in the face of rising data volumes, officials tell Inside Market Data .

TTN Debuts Web NewsStation

Trade The News, a New York-based provider of real-time news to end users including traders at hedge funds, prop desks and day traders, last month began beta testing a Web-based version of its NewsStation news and commentary display product with clients,…

Gissing Preps ConteX 4.0 Beta Tests

UK-based data technology vendor Gissing Software has begun beta testing the latest release of its ConteX price contribution system, and is in the final stages of completing interfaces between ConteX and other systems in place at end-user firms.

Tibco Cuts RV Latency

Tibco Software has slashed the latency of its Rendezvous messaging layer in response to rising message rates and increases in the number of applications that consume real-time data.

S&P Upgrades Backtester

Standard & Poor's Compustat division last week rolled out version 1.5 of its Backtester quantitative analysis tool for back-testing trading and investment strategies by simulating portfolio strategies and investment conditions at specific points in time.

FTSE, Dow Prep ICB Adds

The Industry Classification Benchmark, the company and security classification system developed by FTSE and Dow Jones Indexes, is making changes to the sector levels by which it defines companies, to reflect demand for greater granularity on companies in…

Bad Credit? You're Fired!

We've all seen the TV ads: "Bad credit? No credit? No problem! Call 1-800-LOAN-SHARK." ... Or something like that. But could this year's credit crunch have more personal ramifications? Apparently, because at a briefing hosted by sibling Inside Reference…