Inside Market Data - Vol 30 No 8

Tullett Prebon's PVM Buy Will Boost Oil Data

Interdealer broker Tullett Prebon has completed the acquired London-based oil broker PVM Oil Associates and its subsidiaries, in a deal that will allow its Tullett Prebon Information market data arm to expand its suite of energy products, and to extend…

McCoubrey Trades TIM for Predictive Retail Analytics

Dianne McCoubrey has left trade ideas platform vendor TIM Group, where she was regional sales director for the Americas, to become executive director of sales at Retalon, a provider of predictive analytics for retail inventory management, merchandising…

Thomson Reuters Bags Sproehnle for Benchmarks

Tobias Sproehnle has joined Thomson Reuters in London as global head of benchmark services to head the vendor's global fixings business, responsible for administering more than 70 global benchmark indexes, including the LBMA Silver Price and the Libor…

AlphaSense Grabs Gunther for Sales

San Francisco-based AlphaSense, a provider of financial search, indexing and extraction technologies for structured and unstructured content, has hired John Gunther in New York as vice president of sales, responsible for driving growth of the vendor's…

Malaysia Brokers Tap Bloomberg for MYR FX Rates Distribution

The Malaysia Money Brokers Association, a group of six licensed money brokers in Malaysia, will use Bloomberg as its primary platform for the dissemination of foreign exchange rates, in move to increase price transparency in the country and support…

Silver Lake Sells IPC to Centerbridge for $1.2Bn

Private equity firm Centerbridge Partners has entered into an agreement to acquire data network and trading telephony provider IPC from current owners Silver Lake Partners for about $1.2 billion.

KVH Expands Japanese Subsea Cable Connectivity

Japanese network and hosting provider KVH has created a new network link that connects local networks in Tokyo and Osaka to the Shima Cable Landing Station, where mainland network providers can connect to undersea fiber network cables.

Data Boiler Taps Ex-Goldman Exec as CTO

Big Data management and analytics provider Data Boiler Technologies has hired former Goldman Sachs executive Homer Cheng as chief technology officer, based in Irvine, Calif.

Quandl Adds ORATS Options Data to Financial Data Search Engine

Toronto-based economic and financial search engine Quandl is adding fee-liable options data from Chicago-based options analytics provider Option Research and Technology Services (ORATS) to its online data portal to support users' equities technical…

BT Launches Netrix HiTouch Data-Voice Integrated Turret in Asia

Telecommunications and trading turret provider BT has rolled out its BT Netrix HiTouch cloud-integrated touch-screen device──which combines voice and collaboration services with integration of market and risk data and in-house communications──in Asia,…

Quincy Taps O’Sullivan’s USAM for US Sales Push

Oakland, Calif-based low-latency microwave connectivity and market data provider Quincy Data is to use USAM Group—a New York-based outsourced sales agency recently set up by Feargal O’Sullivan, a former sales and solutions executive at NYSE Technologies,…

Perseus Preps Mass-Market Precision Time-Synchronization Service

Data network and trading infrastructure provider Perseus Telecom is creating a lower-level version of its High Precision Time timestamping and clock synchronization service that can be easily ordered and provisioned online for use by a wider audience…