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JSE Preps Co-Lo Center

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange will open a co-location center on its premises in May, to reduce network latency for clients from 2,400 microseconds at...

Inside Market Data | News | Exchange Data | 09 Apr 2014

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LSE Partners CheetahFix for African Connectivity

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) and CheetahFix have announced a collaboration to connect electronic trading entities in South Africa with the British bourse.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Exchange Technologies | 11 Feb 2014

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EMIR and Wikis: A Wealth of Data

Reporting requirement aspects of European EMIR regulation are spurring service provider offerings, along with concerns about legal entity identifier issuance. Also, wikis present a data sourcing choice for the industry.

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Data Management | 10 Feb 2014

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Pre-LEI Waiting Times Range From 24 Hours to Three Weeks as EMIR Looms

With implementation of EMIR weeks away, the production time for mandatory pre-legal entity identifiers varies between the pre-local operating units that issue the codes and depends on a number of factors

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 24 Jan 2014

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2013 Review: Traders Weigh Importance of Fast Data vs Big Data

While still a focus for high-frequency traders with latency-sensitive strategies, the latency arms race appeared to have reached a stalemate in 2013, with low latency a necessity but ultra-low latency more of an expensive luxury, with some firms seemingly...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 20 Dec 2013

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LCH.Clearnet's CDSClear Now Handling Single-Name CDS

LCH.Clearnet has announced that its credit-default swap (CDS) clearing service, CDSClear, will now offer single-name CDS clearing.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Clearing & Settlement | 16 Dec 2013

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Irish Pre-LOU Endorsed, Future LEI Guidance Planned

Pre-legal entitiy identifiers issued by the Irish Stock Exchange can be used for regulatory reporting in the jurisdictions represented by members of the Regulatory Oversight Committee, after its pre-local operating unit was accepted as part of the official...

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 09 Dec 2013

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Euroclear Confirms UK T+2 Settlement from Next Year

Euroclear UK and Ireland has said it is coordinating with a number of UK venues to ensure that shortened local settlement cycles will be in effect from 2014, in line with regulatory mandates.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Clearing & Settlement | 02 Dec 2013

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Opening Cross: Big Data, Small Print

The London Stock Exchange's consolidated data policy could bring benefits to end-users, though in most cases, more data and delivery mechanisms still means more fees.

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 25 Nov 2013

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LSE to Consolidate Data, FTSE Contracts

The London Stock Exchange Group is embarking on a project to simplify contracts within its Information Services division, which will see customers’ existing real-time market data contracts combined with licensing agreements from index provider subsidiary...

Inside Market Data | News | Exchange Data | 22 Nov 2013

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.

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