O’Connor brings experience of both hardware and software-based feed handlers, and a background in trading and market making.
With their origins in industries such as defense, aerospace, and medicine, FPGAs have been used by certain aspects of financial markets for about a decade to gain speed. Wei-Shen Wong examines the current uses for this specialized hardware in finance, and what the future holds for them.
The trading technology sales and trading veteran will be responsible for the vendor's North American sales beyond the East coast.
Officials say the addition of Brokertec and eSpeed is in response to increased electronification of bond markets.
The vendor hopes the support for more feeds will broaden its appeal to more enterprise-wide uses.
The new FPGA-based service significantly reduces the server footprint required to manage OPRA data.
The service will provide improved latency and reduced hardware footprint for OPRA data subscribers.
Celoxica, a London-based provider of FPGA-accelerated low-latency data, trading and risk technologies, has raised £1.5 million in funding from Beringea Growth Finance, a private equity firm specializing in asset-based and working capital finance.
Thomson Reuters has rolled out Elektron Direct Feed, a hardware-accelerated datafeed, using FPGA cards from UK-based data technology vendor Celoxica to deliver single-digit microsecond latency.
Celoxica and Born Technology have entered a partnership to provide low-latency access to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME Group) aimed at institutional investors.
UK-based low-latency market data vendor Celoxica and US high-speed trading network supplier Born Technology have partnered to provide institutional traders with fast access to market data from CME Group.
Market data and order entry systems vendor Celoxica has launched its new futures trading platform for US and European markets.
FX and fixed income asset class coverage added to Celoxica's hardware-accelerated trading solutions.
Vendor says expansion of feed handlers responds to growing algo trading and latency needs in new asset classes