Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 9

Switch and Data Recruits GeoReach Partners

Hosting service provider Switch and Data is enlisting network providers who have established low-latency fiber paths between its North Bergen, NJ facility and regional equity markets in a new partner program, dubbed GeoReach, to provide clients with…

CQG Readies Mobile Data Service, Picks BlackBerrys

Denver, Colo.-based data, charting and trading software provider CQG is preparing to launch a mobile data service integrated with its desktop terminal, in response to client demand from sell-side and buy-side customers for a service that could provide…

Xignite Begins Real-Time Rollout

Web services data provider Xignite has begun distributing real-time Level 1 equity data from exchanges in Europe, in the first stage of its plan to provide market data from global exchanges via Web services.

Dutch Asset Managers Form User Group

A group of seven Dutch asset management companies have formed a market data user group to discuss and develop industry best practices around data-related issues, officials say.

SIX Telekurs Prepares to Issue New iD

SIX Telekurs is upgrading its Telekurs iD data display product to incorporate content and functionality currently available in the Market Rider data display from SIX Telekurs France (formerly known as Fininfo prior to its acquisition by Telekurs in 2007)…

Better Latent Than Never?

Thankfully, my boss is an understanding man, who didn't mind me returning from my wedding a day later than originally planned. If I were a market data message in today's capital markets, that kind of delay would be unacceptable. Speed is almost…

Data Networks Diverge, Seek Value-Add

The growth of high-frequency trading strategies is producing a bifurcation between different types of data extranet providers-those that provide broad connectivity and shared services, and those focusing on high-bandwidth networks for low-latency data…

Regulatory Drivers for Real-Time Analytics

Proposed rules for the financial industry will force market participants and regulators to adopt new ways of monitoring and consolidating data across different systems and markets. By Neil McGovern, product marketing director at Sybase

Poll: Firms Focus on Latency Measurement

More firms have increased their budgets for latency-related projects during 2009 than at the trough of the financial crisis last year, but are focusing spend largely on internal monitoring and measurement projects rather than large capital outlays,…

Deutsche Börse Buys NTKN

As Inside Market Data went to press last Friday, Nov. 20, Deutsche Börse closed a deal to acquire Need to Know News, a Washington, DC-based provider of machine-readable economic releases and multi-asset news and analysis.