Inside Market Data - Vol 23 No 17

Turquoise Preps Apama Analysis Platform

European multilateral trading facility Turquoise is preparing to roll out a real-time market surveillance platform from event processing and algorithmic trading software vendor Progress Apama and consultancy Detica that can also be used for general…

Activ Upgrades API Technology

Low-latency data and ticker plant vendor Activ Financial has made changes to its Application Program Interfaces (API) and Software Development Kit (SDK), which clients use to create interfaces between their applications and Activ's datafeed, to support…

Aspen Enlists IDC for Web Hosting

Aspen Graphics has set up a new, hosted server farm within Interactive Data's point of presence in BT Global Financial Services' Nutley, New Jersey datacenter, to provide better service to clients of the vendor's Aspen on the Net (AOTN) online charting…

BGC, Cantor Merger Drives New Data Sets

BGC Partners, the company being created by the pending merger of Cantor Fitzgerald's eSpeed electronic trading subsidiary with its former voice-broking spin-off, is set to release a slew of new market data products as a result of combining data from the…

Levi Hire to Drive SuperD Sales

Derivatives pricing vendor SuperDerivatives last week named Russel Levi, a former senior Bloomberg executive, as senior vice president of global sales and support, to head the vendor's global sales team, which he expects to grow significantly over the…

Markit Preps 'Second-Gen' Boat Data

UK-based data vendor Markit plans to launch new data products over the coming months based on data from pre- and post-trade data publication utility Boat, following Markit's acquisition of Boat from its consortium of nine bank owners last week for an…

The 'Complexity' of CEP

With the volume of financial market data growing daily, many firms are turning to largely undefined complex event processing solutions, but must still deepen their understanding of CEP to ensure these solutions can fully meet the data demands of their…

Opra Sneezes, Exchanges Get the Hiccups

Much of the financial markets' technology focus post 9/11 has centered on business continuity, resiliency, and eliminating single points of failure, where an issue with one link in the chain that is today's financial markets can potentially impact all…