Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 10

BvDEP Bolsters Global Data Apps

Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing (BvDEP), a Belgian provider of company data, has rolled out a series of enhancements to its products, including a broader range of fundamental data on companies and executives, as well as new and enhanced interfaces…

Alpha Taps Corvil to Manage Data Latency

Canadian alternative trading system operator Alpha Trading Systems is deploying technology from Dublin-based latency management systems vendor Corvil to monitor the latency of its own internal systems and manage latency associated with spikes in data…

QAP Mulls CarryQuote Data Expansion

Swiss hedge fund Qarun Advisory Partners is evaluating an expansion of the range of market data it sources via Swiss mobile data and workstation provider CarryQuote’s mobile application, as the firm seeks to expand its trading portfolio, officials say.

News, On a Need-to-Know Basis

Firms using machine-readable news as an input to trading strategies are highly secretive about gaining any advantage. However, major data providers are enthusiastically backing machine-readable news services. In the wake of Deutsche Börse's purchase of…

Think Small to Avoid Turkeys

Ah, Thanksgiving. An excuse to squeeze as much as possible into a confined space—whether it be friends and relatives into your apartment, a turkey feast into your belly, or a normal week’s work into three short days before the holiday begins. There’s no…

Interactive Data Buys DJ Web Data Business

Interactive Data's $13.5 million purchase of Dow Jones' Online Financial Solutions, expected to close by Dec. 1, will strengthen the vendor's Managed Solutions business in North America, by which Interactive Data provides data to clients via custom Web…

NewsScope Adds Company Algo News

Thomson Reuters has added company announcements to the news stories it distributes in machine-readable format as part of its NewsScope feed, to provide algorithmic traders with low-latency access to key datapoints from corporate releases that trading…

Report: Bloomberg Gains as Spend Falls

The financial industry will spend $22.7 billion worldwide on market data and related services this year, a decline of 1.5 percent from $23 billion in 2008, primarily as a result of budget and staff cuts at end-user firms that have led to reductions in…

CBOE Deploys Aqumin for Monitoring

The Chicago Board Options Exchange is rolling out the AlphaVision Enterprise Intelligence data visualization tools from Houston, TX-based vendor Aqumin, to enable internal staff to monitor the exchange’s market data to identify unusual trading activity,…

Test Clients Bow 29West Queuing Tech

Messaging systems provider 29West has begun rolling out UME 3.0 Queuing Edition, a new version of its Ultra Messaging for the Enterprise product that adds low-latency queuing, a technology that shortens the trade processing cycle, officials say.