Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 14

Waxing Brazilian

As the developed markets of the West hope for a better year in 2010, some are devoting even more attention to emerging markets in the hunt for higher returns, and specifically to Brazil, which saw a number of data-related initiatives either get underway…

Revere Adds Brazilian Company Data

San Francisco-based research and data provider Revere Data has mapped companies listed on Brazil's BM&F Bovespa exchange to its RISC (Revere International Sector Classification) taxonomy, enabling users of its products to compare like-for-like attributes…

Agência Estado Preps NYSE Datafeed Tech

Brazilian news agency and data vendor Agência Estado (AE) is to revamp its market data infrastructure in order to deliver ever-increasing volumes of data to institutional and retail investors with lower latency, using feed handlers and middleware from…

Alpha Trading Implements Market Data Fees

Alpha Trading Systems last week began charging fees for market data generated by quoting and trading activity on the Canadian alternative trading system’s market, based on the value of its data as it gains market share in stocks listed on the Toronto…

FPL Preps Latency Standards Group

FIX Protocol Limited (FPL), the industry body behind the FIX Protocol and its FAST spin-off for market data compression, has set up a FIX Inter-Party Latency (FIPL) working group to provide standards for data and trading latency monitoring and…

Greenline Bows ex-Trading Metrics Tools

Greenline Financial Technologies, a provider of FIX Protocol-based trading software and a subsidiary of fixed-income trading platform MarketAxess, is rolling out technologies acquired last year from defunct vendor Trading Metrics in a bid to expand its…

YCharts Launches Fundamentals Analysis Platform, Mulls Pro Tools

Chicago-based fundamental data analysis provider YCharts will this week launch a Web-based platform for fundamental analysis of US-listed companies, enabling users to track and analyse company fundamental data to help identify and incorporate trends into…

2010: A Market Data Odyssey

With trading firms expected to loosen their purse strings slightly in 2010, data providers anticipate demand for analytics and risk management tools, historical data for building accurate models, and technologies originating in social media to plot…