Inside Market Data - IMD 28 March 2016
The MDX platform replaces an undisclosed legacy technology
Combining one of market data's old grandees with a relative newcomer will create a "global information powerhouse," officials say.
The funding will provide long-term support for its datacenter construction projects in China.
The vendors will leverage each others' content sets and analytics to create new products, which will be delivered via a new cloud platform.
ICE has also outlined plans to transition to calculation of Libor.
BCC Group has worked with Solace Systems and open-source technologies to deliver scalable, cloud versions of its platform.
The WebSockets APIs enable streaming to web browsers and apps without third-party add-ins.
The calculator will deliver more accurate price predictions, enabling users to quote and hedge more effectively.
Officials say the Group Ticker Plant will serve as the underlying architecture for developing new services in the future.
The test environment will allow users to experiment with the vendor's data without being tied in to costly data licenses.
The Dallas-based firm has enlisted Updata to automate the collection and analysis of US energy data.
The merged vendor sees creating more index products based on its existing data assets as "low-hanging fruit."
The emergence of "sandbox" organizations and development environments are fostering a climate of innovation.
A former Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange marketing head, Day will be responsible for growing Ipreo's presence in the region.
Chheda will help firms and vendors to adopt new technologies to evolve Data-as-a-Service architectures.
The vendor is planning to expand from fixed income to other, related derivative asset classes.