Inside Market Data - Vol 24 No 33

Fixnetix Readies US Low-Latency Play

UK-based low-latency data vendor Fixnetix is setting up hubs and arranging connectivity to datacenters serving the financial trading community in the New York and Chicago, to provide European clients with access to exchanges in North America, and US…

Marketcetera Adds Support for Level 2 Feeds

Open-source trading platform vendor Marketcetera will this week release version 1.5 of its trading software, with the addition of support for Level 2 datafeeds and clients' in-house feeds.

Capital IQ Expands Functionality, Datasets

Standard & Poor's Capital IQ division last month rolled out additional functionality and datasets in its Capital IQ desktop platform, to broaden its appeal and make it more of an enterprise-wide data offering.

RMS Vendors Integrate FirstRain Content

Web research and search technology provider FirstRain is making its company research, competitor ecosystem analysis and management turnover reports available as an XML datafeed or embedded widgets within the platforms of research management platform…

29West Develops Fast-Track Queuing

Low-latency messaging middleware vendor 29West is preparing to release a new message queuing function as part of its Ultra Messaging for the Enterprise (UME) data distribution platform, to manage data transfer between applications.

Audit Integrity Releases European Ratings

Audit Integrity, a Los Angeles-based provider of corporate integrity ratings, began a "soft rollout" to existing clients of ratings for companies in Western Europe earlier this month, as the first step in a broader international service release.

BIDS Trading Rolls Out SuperFeed for Market Data

BIDS Trading, an alternative trading system for anonymous block equity trading, has deployed the SuperFeed managed ticker plant from NYSE Euronext's NYSE Technologies data and technology division (formerly Wombat Financial Services), to support its…

Citi Splits Market Data into Content, IT

Citigroup has reorganized its market data department, dividing staff between broader functions covering expense management and IT, and resulting in the departure of the bank's global head of market data.

NYSE Euronext to Beef Up Data Technologies

NYSE Euronext is making changes to the technologies that support its market data business in a drive to improve access to data from its own markets and from other exchanges and multilateral trading facilities via its NYSE Technologies data technology…

Lenahan Exit Prompts Skyler Shuffle

Order book aggregation and trading technology vendor Skyler Technologies has reassigned the duties of its executive management team, following the recent departure of vice president of sales and marketing Michael Lenahan, officials say.

Xignite Adds SeekingAlpha Transcripts

Web services data provider Xignite has made earnings call transcripts from SeekingAlpha.com available free of charge via its Web services platform, in a bid to provide more value-added content to clients and to help SeekingAlpha-which is a client of the…

A Sneak Preview

No one can deny that the unprecedented events of the past year have made life incredibly tough for the financial industry as a whole, and for the market data professionals at consumer firms and vendors that serve the industry with its data needs-all of…

XTF Forms Data Utility with ETF Sponsors

New York-based Marco Polo XTF, the exchange-traded fund rating business of Marco Polo Network, is setting up a data utility that will provide normalized data on ETFs to ETF sponsors, intermediaries and data vendors.