Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 31

CME Taps Xignite for On-Demand OTC Data

CME Group is readying a Web-services platform for on-demand access to prices and other content on over-the-counter asset classes cleared via its ClearPort system, using technology from on-demand data provider Xignite.

OptionsXpress Bows Activ Hardware Ticker

Online derivatives broker OptionsXpress is rolling out Chicago-based low-latency data provider Activ Financial's MPU (Market Data Processing Unit) hardware-accelerated ticker plant to support low-latency and high-throughput processing of incoming market…

Kohler Quits Icap to Head CMA

Antoine Kohler, head of information services at Icap, is leaving the interdealer broker to become chief executive of London-based derivatives data vendor Credit Market Analysis.

Apama Unveils Single-Bank Adapters

Progress Apama is rolling out a series of data adapters for connectivity to single-dealer electronic foreign exchange trading platforms, to allow clients to create consolidated order books of FX prices from different venues, for use in display…

BT Boosts Ultra, Expands Datacenters

Network and hosting provider BT is rolling out updated technology that will reduce the latency taken to upload data from marketplaces onto its low-latency Radianz Ultra Access network and to trading firms connected to the network.

RNA Preps Analysis Memory Cloud

Virtual network provider RNA Networks is preparing to release version 2.5 of its RNA MVX virtual memory cloud, which will increase the performance of data-intensive applications by using memory from other servers in the same datacenter.

ICE Preps Low-Bandwidth TCP Datafeed

The IntercontinentalExchange has begun testing a new version of its TCP transport protocol-based Impact datafeed that delivers snapshots of market data, with prices netted at regular intervals and provided in batch updates, officials tell Inside Market…

Atrium Adds Nasdaq Stockholm PoP

Atrium Network has set up a Point of Presence (PoP) in the Stockholm-based datacenter where Nasdaq OMX offers co-located access to its Inet matching engine technology, to provide Atrium clients in London and Europe with low-latency access to the exchange…

RTS Eyes Broader Base for Russian Data

The RTS (Russian Trading System) Stock Exchange introduced a new commercial policy in April to provide discounts for retail investors subscribing to the exchange's real-time data, in a bid to broaden its customer base.

Hedgehogs Curls Up With MoneyScience

UK-based private equity firm Thematic Capital, which owns hedge fund information and networking community portal Hedgehogs.net, has acquired a majority stake in MoneyScience, a niche information portal that aggregates content for quantitative investors…

eSignal, Morningstar Grow Mobile Apps

Interactive Data's eSignal unit has released versions of its QuoTrek mobile data application for Apple's iPhone and iPad, while Chicago-based investment research and data provider Morningstar has launched a BlackBerry app as both vendors seek to round…

Capital IQ Steps Up Global Content, Infrastructure

Standard and Poor's Capital IQ subsidiary has integrated new data and features into the latest release of its data display desktop platform, and is upgrading its back-end infrastructure to support a growing global client base.

Opening Cross: The Technology Trickle-Down-and Up-Effect

Although Inside Market Data does not directly cover the retail financial markets, it can sometimes prove interesting to examine how developments in one market drive trading trends in the other, and how technologies or content created with a specific…