FX Feeds’ Sudden Evolutionary Leap

Firms' best execution requirements and desire to expand strategies into FX markets are creating demand for a new breed of high-performance FX datafeeds.


Traders’ ongoing search for new sources of alpha in asset classes beyond equities and options is driving the creation and adoption of high-performance datafeeds—particularly in foreign exchange (FX), where the big players have all recently launched low-latency feeds.

David Taylor, chief technology officer of hardware ticker plant appliance feed handler provider Exegy, says the vendor is seeing increased demand for high-performance feeds, both from sell-side and buy-side firms, where clients use

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: