Cairns has more than 15 years in sales and account management roles at data and trading technology vendors and financiail institutions.
Market data industry veteran Steve Dickey has been appointed director of the Options Price Reporting Authority, which manages the OPRA consolidated feed of US exchange-traded options quote and trade data.
There have been notable industry tech failures recently, but what about the regulators?
A panel of experts at FIA New York describes the futures industry's good work post-MF Global, but technology issues could use more attention.
Formed in response to MF Global's loss of customer funds, the committee makes four new recommendations regarding proper segregation.