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NovaSparks Launches OPRA Feed Handler

French FPGA feed handler and data appliance provider NovaSparks has released a new FPGA-based feed handler for the Options Price Reporting Authority’s...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Feeds & Handlers | 21 Aug 2014


NovaSparks, Thesys Ally for Accelerated Data

French FPGA feed handler and data platform provider NovaSparks and New York-based Thesys Technologies, a provider of low-latency data, trading and risk solutions have integrated their offerings so mutual clients can apply the performance gains of NovaSparks'...

Inside Market Data | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 08 Jul 2014


NovaSparks Adds FPGA Handlers for ICE, Eurex Feeds

French FPGA feed handler and data appliance provider NovaSparks has rounded out its futures data offering with the addition of feed handlers for IntercontinentalExchange's iMpact feed and Eurex's Enhanced Order Book Interface (EOBI) feed.

Inside Market Data | News | Data Feeds & Handlers | 04 Jun 2014


Bohemian Rhapsody: CIO Michal Sanak Leads Prague's RSJ with Smart Speed

RSJ, tucked on the left bank of the Vltava River in the Czech capital of Prague, has quietly become one of the world’s most active proprietary trading firms, despite its boutique size. As CIO and shareholder Michal Sanak tells Tim Bourgaize Murray,...

Waters | Feature | People | 09 Jan 2014


National Bank Financial Deploys NovaSparks FPGAs

Canadian investment bank National Bank Financial, a subsidiary of the National Bank of Canada, has rolled out French data technology provider NovaSparks' FPGA Matrix feed handler framework─which delivers deterministic "wire-to-memory" and order book-building...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Consumers | 04 Nov 2013

Quincy Taps NovaSparks FPGA for QED

Low-latency connectivity provider Quincy Data is rolling out data technology vendor NovaSparks' FPGA book-building solution for Nasdaq OMX's TotalView-ITCH feed, to upgrade its QED (Quincy Extreme Data) microwave network between Nasdaq's Carteret, NJ...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Delivery Technologies | 25 Jul 2013


STAC, NovaSparks Test New M1 Benchmark

The Securities Technology Analysis Center, a provider of data technology benchmarks and testing services, has released a new version of its STAC-M1 benchmark for feed handler performance, and has conducted the first test with a vendor solution to ratify...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Delivery Technologies | 03 Jun 2013


2012 Review: Users Eye Internal Projects, Intelligence

Continued economic uncertainty and budget constraints led many firms to seek to leverage existing investments more and focus their efforts on new fees and policies from suppliers, such as CME Group’s 15 percent fee increase (IMD, Feb. 20), or FTSE’s...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 17 Dec 2012


Asperatus Deploys NovaSparks FPGA via Fixnetix

London-based hedge fund Asperatus Capital has rolled out hardware-accelerated feed handlers from French FPGA data technology provider NovaSparks, provided as a managed service from UK-based low-latency data infrastructure, trading and risk technology...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Consumers | 15 Nov 2012


Orc Taps NovaSparks to Cut Feed Handler Latency

Swedish trading technology vendor Orc Software has slashed the latency of market data capture and processing within its Liquidator algorithmic trading engine, by replacing in-house feed handlers with FPGA-based feed handler and data processing appliances...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Feeds & Handlers | 29 Oct 2012

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