Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 29

Thomson Reuters Readies ‘Re-Platformed' Services

Thomson Reuters is changing its service model to support new products and services being rolled out over the coming weeks and months, and to respond to evolving client needs resulting from changes in the financial markets since the credit crunch and…

Robeco Cuts Costs with Infomatch ASP

Dutch asset manager Robeco has migrated to a hosted version of the Infomatch market data inventory management software from Dutch vendor Screen Consultants, in a bid to trim the firm's overall cost of supporting the software.

Telekurs Buys CSV for Evaluated Pricing Growth

As Inside Market Data went to press, SIX Telekurs acquired the assets of CSV (Complex Security Valuations), a Ridgefield, Conn.-based specialist provider of evaluated prices for illiquid securities and complex derivative instruments, for an undisclosed…

Fidessa Adds International Data to Canadian Trading Platform

Trading technology and data provider Fidessa is planning to add data on US and Canadian equity options to its Canadian trading platform-following the integration of the platform with its global trading service-in response to increasing demand for global…

Gmarkets Taps Hestiun for Growth

Canadian data vendor Gmarkets is planning a major global expansion with new offices and additional content, as a result of receiving a funding injection of an undisclosed amount from private equity firm Hestiun Capital, officials say.

Panopticon Taps Progress, Sybase for Data Connectivity

Stockholm-based data visualization software vendor Panopticon has partnered with Sybase and Progress Software to broaden the range of real-time and historical data that it can display, and has developed an updated software development kit (SDK) that…

Algo Tech Readies VoR Feed Service

Algo Technologies, the data and trading technology vendor headed by former Chi-X Europe chief operating officer Hirander Misra, plans to establish itself as a vendor-of-record for data from exchanges and multilateral trading facilities, officials say.

Savvis Deploys Corvil Appliances for Network Latency Monitoring

Network and hosting service provider Savvis is building out a global latency monitoring service to help clients monitor latencies for up to 20 different trading venues using hardware and software from Dublin-based latency monitoring technology vendor…

Thomson Reuters Accelerates Tick Engine

Thomson Reuters has optimized its Tick Capture Engine (RTCE) to process greater volumes of tick data at higher speed for clients to back-test trading strategies when running on the latest Intel Xeon 7500 chips.

Arcontech Revs Excelerator Performance

Data technology vendor Arcontech is in the final stages of developing Version 3.0 of its Excelerator add-in for integrating real-time data into Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, after entering beta testing with bank and hedge fund clients earlier this month.

Quick Adds Multi-Asset Fixings to Icap Deal

Japanese market data vendor Quick has extended its partnership with interdealer broker Icap to include redistribution rights for the Icap FIX data service, which the broker launched at the end of last year to meet demand for its data services, driven by…

Opening Cross: The Case for the Defense

One of the beneficial results of the credit crunch and financial crisis is that the financial industry has begun focusing on-and being more critical of-the quality of data it receives, especially in those instances where the price or value of an…