Inside Market Data - Vol 23 No 37

CodeStreet Claims Client Savings

Trading firms can make substantial savings on the costs of testing trading strategies against historical market data by using the Market Data Works suite of products from New York-based software provider CodeStreet, for creating repeatable market data…

StreamBase Relaunches NewsScope App

Complex event processing software vendor StreamBase Systems will later this summer release an update to its StreamBase Reuters Edition development framework for building applications using Reuters data, featuring a new adaptor that enables applications…

Reliance Preps Global Expansion

Ethernet provider Reliance Globalcom, a division of Indian telecoms vendor Reliance Communications, is preparing to roll out a range of new services and looking toward expanding globally, officials say.

BATS Launches BBO-Only Feed

Kansas City, Mo-based ECN BATS Trading will roll out a new datafeed today, Monday, June 16, to provide top-of-book data for firms that do not need access to the ECN's full market depth, officials say.

Augustus Adds CMA Data to Risk System

Augustus Asset Managers has integrated end-of-day credit default swap data from credit and derivatives pricing vendor Credit Market Analysis into its Derivation risk management system, officials say.

Firms Seek Lower Latency in Derivatives Markets

Though latency continues to be a priority for participants in Europe's electronic exchange-traded derivatives markets, economic and physical limitations are making it more difficult for firms to achieve significant gains over their competition, according…

Taiwan Stock Exchange Plans FAST Data

The Taiwan Stock Exchange is planning to adopt the bandwidth-reducing FAST (FIX Adapted for Streaming data) protocol next year, in a move designed to help serve global trading participants via an international standard, officials say.

SIFMA 2008: Vendors Broaden Services, Appeal

This year's SIFMA Technology Management Conference and Exhibition saw data vendors and technology providers concentrate on expanding the breadth of their services to appeal to new, different user bases.

Sources: Reuters Plus Set for Retirement

Thomson Reuters is expected to discontinue the Reuters Plus data workstation for financial advisers and wealth managers, as part of the vendor's post-merger product rationalization strategy, sources tell Inside Market Data .

Logicscope Hires Barber as CEO

UK-based data technology vendor Logicscope has appointed John Barber as chief executive, replacing founder and former CEO Nick Dyne , who becomes head of business development. In his new role, Barber will oversee around 25 staff in the vendor's London…

Bloomberg, Microsoft Build Mobile Data App

Bloomberg has developed a mobile-enabled software application that enables subscribers to its Bloomberg Professional terminals to access a sub-set of the terminal's data via any wireless application running Microsoft's Windows Mobile operating system.

Equinix Bolsters Slough Datacenter Community

Hosting service provider Equinix is building up a community of banks, market operators and service providers in its newly renovated Slough datacenter, which it acquired in 2007, officials tell Inside Market Data .

Consolidating Positions

This year's SIFMA show may not have grabbed the headlines of years gone by with extravagant deals or earth-shattering benchmark claims, but represented a year of vendors bedding-in systems and consolidating their positions-perhaps reflecting the…