Inside Market Data - Vol 24 No 43

LSE Continues Data Re-org, Cuts Siracusano

The London Stock Exchange continues to flatten reporting lines for its information services division and has reshuffled responsibilities within the group, as part of a management reorganisation initiated by chief executive Xavier Rolet.

Alpha Preps Canadian Consolidated Feed

Alpha Trading Systems, an alternative trading system set up by nine Canadian banks and broker-dealers, is planning to launch its own consolidated tape of Canadian market data, to compete with exchange group TMX, which the Canadian Securities…

AboveNet Bolsters UK Fiber Network

Global network service provider AboveNet is expanding its fiber-optic network to meet increasing demand for direct fiber connectivity to growing numbers of exchanges and multilateral trading facilities located in and around the city of London.

Acquire Eyes Relegence Users with Cohen

In the wake of AOL closing its Relegence news aggregator business, Roseland, NJ-based news provider Acquire Media has begun a hiring campaign to bolster its team and potentially offer a migration path to former Relegence customers.

Priory Taps Muzinic for Financial Play

London-based Priory Solutions, a provider of software for monitoring electronic information content usage by legal firms, is bringing its Research Monitor products to the financial services industry, to monitor usage of non-real-time research and…

XtremeData Bows Database Analytics System

Schaumburg, Ill.-based database analytics appliance vendor XtremeData will this week introduce dbX, a hardware-accelerated appliance that enables users to run ad hoc queries across large datasets.

Essex Radez Grows NY4 Data Footprint

Essex Radez, a Chicago-based market maker and provider of data and trading technology, has expanded its presence in Equinix's NY4 datacenter in Secaucus, NJ, with the addition of extra rack space for client co-location, connections to the firm's other…

SML To Launch Volatility Signal Subscriber Service on Hedgehogs

UK-based analytics vendor Something Modern Logic plans to make its Miri volatility trading signals available as a paid subscription service via Hedgehogs.net, an information portal targeted at hedge funds and their brokers and service providers, within…

CMA Adds Asian Cut of DataVision

Credit Market Analysis, a subsidiary of CME Group, is preparing to launch a third update time to its DataVision daily credit default swap pricing service, to reflect prices at the close of Asian market trading.

The Human Factor

With the growth of algorithmic trading in recent years, some have feared a Terminator-style "rise of the machines" in financial markets, relegating human beings to obsolescence. Couple this with increased overall automation and the swathe of job cuts…

SpryWare Preps NY4 Ticker Plants

Chicago-based low-latency data software provider SpryWare is deploying its Market Information Server (MIS) ticker plant technology into Equinix's NY4 datacenter, to support clients that need low-latency, direct connections to datafeeds from exchanges and…