Congress has "serious concerns" about the SEC's ability to safeguard data, politicians say.
Shutting down Oats may take two years and depend on CAT data accuracy.
According to regulatory filings, the CAT will cost the industry $50.7 million for the fiscal year beginning November 2016.
The need for the CAT to be a top priority.
Dan DeFrancesco chats to IBM's Ron Lefferts about his firm's role in creating and managing the database underpinning the Consolidated Audit Trail, set to come online in November this year.
On January 17, the self-regulatory organizations announced that Thesys Technologies had won the right to build the Consolidated Audit Trail, putting it in charge of what will be one of the biggest financial technology projects in the history of the…
Dan and Anthony celebrate the one-year anniversary of the podcast.
Thesys choice upsets the status quo.
Vendor selected from 31 bidders to build, implement and maintain the Consolidated Audit Trail.
The announcement of which firm will be responsible for building the massive audit trail could come as soon as tomorrow.
Questions remain about whether the current clock drift between exchanges and broker-dealers will allow for accurate data.
Requiring SROs to report data to obsolete platforms is counterintuitive to the entire industry.
The regulator modified several points of the NMS plan prior to approval.
What still lies ahead for the Consolidated Audit Trail?
One month ago, on April 27, the Securities and Exchange Commission published its plans for a mandated Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) for public comment, along with an economic analysis of the initiative, which it estimates will cost the industry $2.4…
Firms will need to focus on their clocks when it comes time to start reporting to the CAT.
Regulators have six months to approve or deny the plan for the consolidated audit trail.
In 2012, the US Securities and Exchange Commission passed Rule 613, requesting the industry to develop a plan to build and run a platform capable of tracking and storing information on every order, cancellation, modification and trade execution for…
A group of self-regulatory organizations (SROs) selected by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) submitted its plan to build, implement and maintain the Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) that will track activity in every National Market System (NMS)…
French FPGA feed handler and data platform provider NovaSparks and New York-based Thesys Technologies, a provider of low-latency data, trading and risk solutions have integrated their offerings so mutual clients can apply the performance gains of…
US self-regulatory organizations, including US exchanges and regulator FINRA, have selected six potential candidates for the role of processor of the US consolidated audit trail (CAT), which will capture all trades, quotes, cancellations and other…
Broker and tech provider creating NJ-Illinois network.