Last year, the low-cost data vendor filed for—and emerged from—Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection after facing financial woes and a lawsuit from former investors. This new iteration will be led by several execs from broker Gain Capital.
After experiencing demand for the raw data it collects from financial statements, New Constructs has enlisted an advisory board to help expand takeup of the data.
The acquisition will see the eRoom Securities platform be re-branded as Dash Prime.
Flexpoint Ford is backing a management buyout of Dash Financial Technologies from private-equity firm GTCR.
When Cowen announced that it was acquiring Convergex in April 2017, it was looking for a swift close to the deal—in just three months, the agency broker would become a full part of its new parent, renamed and rebadged to reflect that change. For CIO Ann…
The pair of former Convergex research professionals left teh firm earlier this year to start DataTrek.
The end-to-end solution will remove potential conflicts in research valuation and payment.
Agency-only brokerage taps Ancoa for hosted platform in response to increasing regulatory demand for market surveillance tools.
Peter Maragos, current CEO of Dash, will serve as CEO of new entity.
If, as a capital markets firm, you aren’t using trading algorithms to at least some degree, there are two possibilities: Either you’re based in some backwater and you route your trades to your brokers by phone calls and faxes and they execute them on…
Cacciola joins SR Labs after holding various sales and account management roles at content and technology providers.
The ultimate result of streamlining requests for quotes (RFQs) means that a formerly manual process that could take upwards of five minutes to complete is halved.
Handling sell-side research and commissions has typically been a mundane and relatively simple function for investment managers. But regulatory authorities in Europe are about to turn the process upside down with a little-known but potentially impactful…
Leverages VWAP, Pulse algos for dual-asset strategies.
Agency broker expands to quote-sourcing for exchange-traded funds.
The hires will raise the company's profile and contribute to "accelerated growth," officials say.
Daspin was previously at Convergex
The Scripture of Python: An Inside Look at the Use of Scripting Programming Languages on Wall Street
Anthony speaks with 10 Wall Street firms to find out how they're using the Python scripting language.
Agency-broker and technology provider Convergex has named Ann Neidenbach as its new chief information officer (CIO).
Anthony walks through the challenges of patching systems & servers.
New York-based broker ConvergEx Group has launched a dynamic order routing strategy developed in collaboration with IEX that will allow its clients to split their orders between IEX’s Alternative Trading System (ATS) and ConvergEx's Darkest algorithm.
New York-headquartered brokerage ConvergEx has upgraded its opening and closing auction algorithms for the NYSE, NYSE Arca and Nasdaq exchanges.
Greg Voetsch and Charles Galligan have both joined the firm as CEO of ConvergEx Execution Services and head of program trading, respectively. Oliver Sung comes onboard in September as head of US electronic execution.
Waters Rankings 2014: Best Performance Measurement and Attribution System Provider — ConvergEx Group
New York-based ConvergEx Group, a provider of brokerage and trading-related services, emerged top in this year’s performance measurement and attribution provider category, a win that will undoubtedly raise a few eyebrows, not because of PerformEx’s…