Inside Market Data - Vol 23 No 16

NYSE: Wombat to Boost SFTI Connectivity

NYSE Euronext plans to integrate feed handler and data management technology from Wombat Financial Software with the order routing and communications network of NYSE TransactTools, following the exchange's announcement last week of plans to acquire the…

29West Preps Desktop Messaging Layer

Low-latency messaging provider 29West is developing a new messaging product that will enable users of its high-performance Latency Busters Messaging (LBM) and Ultra Messaging for the Enterprise (UME) to use those existing backbones to serve desktop…

Bringing Color to European Equities

Data is expected to become a key battleground for trading market share as multilateral trading facilities emerge across Europe to shake up the equities trading market. Eli Lederman, a former managing director and head of electronic trading at Morgan…

S&P Launches CreditStats Direct Analysis

Standard & Poor's last week launched CreditStats Direct, a new online content and analytics service that provides fundamental data and tools to view the adjustments underlying S&P's ratings of debt issued by North American and European corporates and…

HKEx to Focus On Data in '08

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing plans a number of data dissemination initiatives in the first half of 2008, to meet pressures from rising market turnover, according to HKEx chief executive Paul Chow.

LSE Readies Performance Channels for Live Production

The London Stock Exchange made the production version of its Performance Channels low-latency datafeed available via its customer development service last Monday, Jan. 14, ending a pilot phase that has been running since the exchange's TradElect platform…

Kaskad Tech Closes, Founder Clark Joins StreamBase

Boston-based complex event processing software start-up Kaskad Technology has officially closed down, and founder and chief technology officer Colin Clark has joined rival CEP software vendor StreamBase Systems.

Equiduct Picks KTS for VBBO Data Display

European equity market operator Equiduct announced last week that it has engaged UK-based data and technology vendor Knowledge Technology Solutions to create a hosted Web application for traders and investors to view data from Equiduct's Virtual Best Bid…

Thomson Eyes Hosted Terminal Growth

Thomson Financial is considering making various versions of its Thomson One data products available using a Web interface rather than downloaded software, following demand for a Web-based version of its Thomson One Investment Management application.

FISD, SIIA Agree Market Data Certification Funding

Industry association FISD and parent the Software & Information Industry Association have agreed terms to fund a certification program for financial information professionals, officials tell IMD 's sibling publication Inside Reference Data

Navellier Mulls AI Data Adds to Models

Reno, NV-based portfolio manager Navellier & Associates is considering whether to incorporate company ratings data from Audit Integrity into its investment models, after using the vendor's data as an additional input to its investment process since…

Spryware Plans New York Expansion

Chicago-based low-latency data and ticker plant provider Spryware will open a sales and support office in New York at the start of February, to provide local service for the vendor's growing client base in the city.

A Busy Week for the NYSE and Friends

According to Benjamin Disraeli, there are lies, damn lies, and statistics. Allow me to add another category-rumors. Sometimes these rumors get swept under the carpet; other times they turn out to be true. Take, for example, the New York Stock Exchange,…