Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 18

TXC Eyes Connectivity, Asset Class Expansion

Trading Cross Connects (TXC), an incubator and provider of trading technology for high-frequency foreign exchange traders, is building a hosting center in Tokyo that will provide trading firms with low-latency access to trading and market data from FX…

BGC Taps Xignite for On-Demand Data

Interdealer broker BGC Partners will this week roll out an on-demand data service for its market data, using white-labeled technology from Web services data provider Xignite.

StatPro Readies SaaS Analytics Platform

UK-based data and analytics vendor StatPro is preparing to launch a new analytics platform, dubbed StatPro Seven, which will employ software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology to provide end-of-day portfolio pricing, performance attribution and risk…

Fincad Adds Emerging Markets Data

Software provider Fincad has added interest rate curve data for Asian and South African currencies to its range of derivatives valuation and risk management products, and plans to add more Latin American and Asian data in future, to meet client demand…

Exegy, Options IT Partner for Hosted Ticker Plant

St. Louis, Mo.-based hardware ticker plant provider Exegy is making its ticker plant available via infrastructure-as-a-service provider Options IT's Options Pipe direct feed and infrastructure management suite, creating a fully hosted ticker plant…

BGC Taps Xignite for On-Demand Data

Interdealer broker BGC Partners will this week roll out an on-demand data service for its market data, using white-labeled technology from Web services data provider Xignite.

Progress Revamps Sales Teams

Progress Software, the parent company of complex event processing software vendor Apama, is in the midst of reorganizing its sales and support organizations to provide a "joined-up" sales strategy that enables the vendor to cross-market its diverse…

Langevin, Mangan Break from BarCap

Three members of Barclays Capital's market data team in New York have left the firm to take on new roles at other banks, Inside Market Data has learned.

Thomson Reuters Preps Global Hosted Feeds

Thomson Reuters will unveil an expanded, global hosting solution for supporting managed datafeeds and hosted data distribution platforms over the first quarter of this year, using hosting facilities operated by network and hosting provider Savvis.

CESR Chairman Wymeersch Calls for EU Consolidated Tape

The Committee of European Securities Regulators has joined calls for a pan-European "consolidated tape" of trade data that would consolidate executed prices from exchanges and multilateral trading facilities for stocks traded on multiple venues, to…

Interactive Data Conflates NYSE Feed

Interactive Data has begun offering a reduced-bandwidth version of the New York Stock Exchange's Level 1 equity data feed via its PlusFeed consolidated feed service, to help clients save on the costs required to source and process the data.

GA's Markit Stake Fuels Rumors of Bid for Interactive Data

Private equity firm General Atlantic acquired a 7.5 percent stake in UK-based data vendor Markit last week for $250 million, prompting some sources to suggest that the vendor could be considering a bid for Interactive Data Corporation, which earlier this…

Is Sub-Penny Pricing Just Common Cents?

This Monday, the Nasdaq Options Market and its PHLX market (the former Philadelphia Stock Exchange) will expand the pilot program of quoting options contracts in one-cent increments to a further 75 IWM and SPY option issues, joining the QQQQ options…