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European Parliament Adopts CSD Reg

The European Parliament has agreed a range of rules designed to govern the operation of central securities depositories (CSDs) and settlement cycles in...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Clearing & Settlement | 17 Apr 2014


BYOD, Mobile Offer Banks a Chance to ‘Get Cool Again'

As bring-your-own-device (BYOD) strategies grow inside banks, mobile data management has also emerged as a pressing issue, according to panelists at this year's North American Trading Architecture Summit.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 16 Apr 2014


Future Infrastructure to Embrace Cloud and Security

The ideal infrastructure of the future will include more cloud and better security, according to panelists at the North American Trading Architecture Summit.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Hosting & Co-location | 16 Apr 2014


SEC's Berman: The Data Disputes HFT Narrative

The US Securities Exchange Commission's (SEC’s) office of analytics and research has run extensive studies in the past year on cancellation rates and other market activities related to high-frequency trading (HFT). Citing the results, Gregg Berman,...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | High Frequency Trading | 16 Apr 2014


EU Introduces First Rule on HFT

The European Parliament and the European Council last night reached agreement on updated rules for the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid II), introducing the EU’s first rules on algorithmic trading.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Compliance | 16 Apr 2014


Caplin's Patrick Myles on Navigating HTML5 Libraries, Tools

At this year's North American Trading Architecture Summit, Patrick Myles, CTO at software provider Caplin Systems, discussed the future of trading front-ends, and how HTML5 will serve a key role. Despite the programming language's promise, there are still...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Trading Technologies and Strategies | 15 Apr 2014


CIOs, CTOs Talk Data Management Frameworks

Sound data management is a three-tiered solution, Lord Abbett CIO Michael Radziemski told his audience during the C-level roundtable at today's North American Trading Architecture Summit. The lowest level is the authoritative data sources. The middle...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Data Management | 15 Apr 2014


For Fatca Compliance, Banks Work to Create Internal Data Hubs

At a conference hosted by Waters' sibling publication OpRisk, panelists discussed the technological pain points that surround compliance with new Fatca guidelines. The key hurdle is clear: integrating disparate systems in order to more efficiently share...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 04 Apr 2014


HFT as Seen Through an Op Risk Lens

At an operational risk conference, US Bancorp's head of quantitative analytics explained how the Flash Crash and HFT should be viewed through an operational risk lens.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 03 Apr 2014

Derek Sammann at CME

Panel Scrutinizes Trading Algos and Visualization Tools in FX Market

A panel of foreign-exchange (FX) practitioners analyze the results from the recent Tibco-sponsored survey on FX trading practices, arguing that electronic trading in the asset class doesn't necessarily equate to algorithmic trading.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Algorithmic Trading | 28 Mar 2014

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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