Inside Market Data - IMD 7 November 2016
Volume 32, No. 04
Euronext's derivatives spent more than two hours offline as a result of market data dissemination and reference data issues.
New appointees bring a wealth of experience in financial modeling and analytics.
Kx's Kdb+ tick database outperformed previous versions, even against a larger dataset.
The new feed handlers bring the total number of venues supported by Vela to more than 250.
Nasdaq releases the first three products from its new Innovation Lab, designed to help traders refine their trading strategies by comparing them to the market and their peers.
Before joining J&J, Weinstein spent more than two decades at Moody's Investors Service.
The portal will enable clients to do online anything they can do via a salesperson, and to obtain more detailed usage and performance metrics.
The alliance will establish standards for reporting private equity fund performance data.
Tinaikar has spent a 25-year career in information and technology services, most recently as a managing director at Thomson Reuters.
Members of the project's advisory council say indexes are a top-five data cost, yet factors such as switching costs and brand recognition deter them from changing suppliers.
Reluctance by firms to take risks on unknown entities means being acquired is the most viable route for startups to enter the information space and be a "game changer."
One of the initiatives is to offer its market data for free or at heavily discounted prices under the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect program.
Adhering to old-fashioned, siloed data management practices can be costly and inhibit firms' ability to use data to support innovation.
Exchanges say data will continue to have sufficient value to justify data fees, whatever changes occur in trading activity.
Vendors must become more informed about regulation to be able to create solutions to assist clients in meeting regulatory demands.
The news service also incorporates MT Newswires' enhanced insider transaction and holdings data, which identifies opportunities arising from company insiders buying or selling stock.
Diets are about controlling your intake. Regulations are increasingly about showing that you're in control of your intake of data.
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.
Despite changing trends in data consumption, information services mostly continued to deliver solid quarterly financial results for exchanges.