Inside Market Data - Vol 24 No 10

IMA Calls for EC Action; Vendors Disagree

Research released last week by the UK's Investment Management Association has called for the European Commission to introduce a consolidated tape of European equity data that "is rigorously vetted for the accuracy and the integrity of data."

Infront Adds to Order Book Consolidator, Mulls Datafeed

Norwegian market data and news provider Infront is upgrading its Online Trader terminal's consolidated order book display of securities traded on multiple venues, and is considering whether to develop a consolidated datafeed for clients to use in…

Thor Hammers Out Quant House Data Deal

New York-based high-frequency-trading hedge fund Thor Asset Management USA is expanding the number of real-time exchange datafeeds it sources via low-latency data vendor Quant House, officials tell Inside Market Data.

ZepInvest Preps Commentary Portal

Online financial content aggregator ZepInvest will this week unveil a Web portal that provides access to premium, subscription-based financial news and commentary in one place for a fraction of the cost of subscribing to all the sources separately.

NYSE to ‘Align' Amex, Arca Feeds

The New York Stock Exchange will this week migrate the American Stock Exchange's depth-of-book feed to the same datafeed format as NYSE's OpenBook product, following the migration of Amex-listed equities trading onto the NYSE floor this Monday, Dec. 1,…

Fidessa Begins LatAm Data Rollout

UK-based market data and trading technology vendor Fidessa has added market data from BM&F Bovespa in Brazil and Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (the Mexican stock exchange) to its global trading service, in response to demand from global clients and receiving…

RTS Upgrades Exchange Interfaces

Trading software vendor RTS Realtime Systems Group is in the process of upgrading its data and trading interfaces to 20 equity derivatives exchanges worldwide, to be followed by more upgrades early next year, in a project expected to last for three…

May the 'Force Be With You

Jean-Michel Blanco, chief executive of data and trading systems provider Traderforce, says organized chaos drives innovation. If true, then the current market conditions should provide the perfect storm for the French vendor. In this interview, Blanco…

Gobble, Gobble

If you're reading this over coffee and turkey bagel after the Thanksgiving holiday, chances are you're also facing a week of turkey sandwiches, turkey salads, turkey chili and turkey meatloaf, which just goes to prove that you can have too much of a good…