The bank's quant team discovered strange patterns around the timing of trades that neither they--nor quants at other firms--have yet been able to explain with certainty.
Officials say the integration will eliminate latency associated with the processes of book-building from market data feeds.
Intercontinental Exchange has linked up with UK's National Physical Laboratory to ensure co-location customers at its Basildon datacenter, home to its European derivatives exchange, meet MiFID II timestamping requirements.
NovaSparks has deployed its FPGA technology in the Tokyo Stock Exchange's co-lo facility, "wrapped in" Colt's MarketPrizm API for ease of access.
Metamako doubles MetaConnect capacity to 96 ports while keeping deterministic latency at 6 nanoseconds.
BT's new network connects five FX hubs with a focus on reliability to meet demand from a growing number of buy-side firms entering the FX market.
The service allows Singapore-based traders to access data from the Osaka Securities Exchange in less than 31.5 milliseconds.
The microwave network provider has sold 25 percent of its business to raise funding over the past six months to continue reducing network latency.
The broker says the improvements make the feed the fastest live streaming FX datafeed available from a primary FX market venue.
The deal marks another about-face on real-time data for S&P, which sold Comstock in 2003, then re-entered the space by buying QuantHouse in 2012.
Market makers, hedge funds, brokers and investment banks will now be able to trade between London and Moscow faster than before.
The dashboard will provide a high-level view for managers to monitor cost and performance, from where they can access more data in West Highland's underlying platforms.
The new MetaFilter device has numerous applications when used in conjunction with Metamako's Metamux switches.
The fully managed timing service from TMX and NPL will enable firms to ensure compliance with MiFID 2's timestamping requirements, and to optimize their systems.
The moves are designed to make the SIP's infrastructure more robust and lessen the chance of any market-wide impact from technical issues.
The vendor's announcement follows the recent launches of similar high-performance currency data feeds by EBS Brokertec and Currenex.
The switch gives users new choices around filtering symbols and per-port portocol and format assignment.
NovaSparks has taken 300 nanoseconds out of its feed-handling process by rewriting its book-building component.
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Avelacom says the partnership will help traders identify new arbitrage trading opportunities across key financial and commodity derivatives markets.
Today's financial markets are as much a matter of geographical design as fundamental structure, where correlations can be triangulated on a map.
The vendor says exclusive improvements will yield significant latency advantages for firms trading Japanese markets.
A combination of new transatlantic fiber and ongoing efforts to reduce latency on its microwave networks have resulted in overall latency improvements between Chicago, New York, the UK and continental Europe.
Australian vendor opens first regional office, based in Tokyo, focusing on Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore markets.