Inside Market Data - Vol 24 No 41

Credit Where it's Due

Credit derivatives have been in the eye of the financial storm since the current crisis began, but as market participants regroup and embark on new initiatives to improve trading and reduce risks in this OTC asset class, some significant data challenges…

Fitch Upgrades Research Site for Public Users

Fitch Research, the Web-based subscription service from ratings agency Fitch, will this week migrate all of its public Website users onto a new site that was originally developed to support paying subscribers.

Alpes Broadens Apama CEP for Risk Analytics

Brazilian broker-dealer Alpes Corretora de Câmbio, Títulos e Valores Mobiliários, is seeking to extend its deployment of Progress Apama's complex event processing technology to develop risk management analytics that support its move into high-frequency…

AOL Pulls Plug on Relegence Business

Internet service provider AOL is closing the Relegence news analytics business that it acquired in 2006 ( IMD , Nov. 13, 2006). Commercial operations in New York and London will be closed on July 15, though AOL will continue to support the Relegence…

BOX Moves into Equinix Datacenter

The Boston Options Exchange has signed a four-year contract to host its primary matching engine and data distribution technologies in a Secaucus, NJ-based datacenter operated by Equinix.

Statpro Targets Euro Data Market

UK-based buy-side technology and data vendor Statpro plans to expand its end-of-day and intraday pricing business in Europe and broaden its coverage of index data to support its performance attribution analytics.

Capital IQ Extends Functionality

Standard & Poor's Capital IQ division has rolled out a new release of its desktop platform with features that allow users to incorporate its data into their workflow more easily.

BATS Readies Options Data

BATS Exchange is developing variations of its Level 2 Multicast PITCH and Level 1 TOP datafeeds to carry data from its BATS Options market, which is scheduled for launch in the first quarter of 2010.

ISE Readies Level 1 Direct Datafeed

The International Securities Exchange is preparing to roll out a direct feed of Level 1 data, which is due to enter testing later this month and is expected to go into full production in August.