A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Tim Baker (pictured), who joins BMLL as senior advisor.
Network provider says the deal arms it to operate in uniquely nuanced regional markets.
Anthony wonders if AML platforms are being scrutinized enough by banks and regulators, then looks at Wells Fargo's tapping of HPR for its quant division and Northern Trust’s blockchain plans.
Already well established as an alpha-enhancing input to equities trading, sentiment data is now being applied to other asset classes, starting with foreign exchange.
After the route toward accreditation via the ISO petered out, Bloomberg is vying to establish its reference data standard as a system of record in the US, following a win in Brazil.
Avelacom's CEO says the 18-month project was one of the hardest ever undertaken by the company due to challenges related to doing business in Brazil.
Many global exchanges and CCPs are in the experimental stage when it comes to blockchain technology.
Castro has more than 25 years of experience in systems development, markets infrastructure technology and exchange market data.
Financial infrastructure vendor B3 bows UP2DATA, a service that provides early financial information with an eye on facilitating automation.
The veteran of the Brazilian and Latin American market data industry is seeking new opportunities in the US.
The agreement is exclusive for an initial two-year period, and marks the first deployment of a Grand Master clock in a southern hemisphere financial center.
Seaborn has already manufactured the cable for the project, and will lay it between the US and Brazil in Q1 2017.
Brazilian exchange will work with consortium on its shared ledger platform.
DTN is seeking to expand its equities coverage beyond just US active traders to those in other markets.
New algos aimed at end-of-session liquidity.
Clients will now be able to use the same central counterparty for OTC and exchange-traded derivatives.
Algos hosted in Equinix data centers close to the BM&FBovespa exchange.
Brazilian bank is the latest to join growing network.
Alternative asset manager implements pair of Eze Software Group offerings.
Five smart beta indexes focus on volatility, quality and value.
OMS, EMS, and PMS set to come online during Q2.
Latin American exchange consortium still a long way to go, but has made progress.
Indexes will serve as the basis for the creation of investable products and potential asset class expansion.
The São Paulo-based brokerage will use Numerix's advanced analytical framework to produce pricing and portfolio analytics across multiple asset classes for its buy side-focused Valebroker platform.