For years, the mantra of the market data world has been ‘content is king.’ But with trading strategies now more dependent on being able to see the big picture, the value of context could quickly overtake the data itself.
Bill Dague, head of alternative data at Nasdaq, joins the podcast to discuss the forces driving exchanges to the cloud.
Start-up exchanges are looking at how to offer different types of trading methodologies and contracts to the marketplace. At the same time, decentralized finance and digital assets are shaping the future of all financial exchanges, and there is plenty of…
Anthony looks at how Nasdaq's Quandl strategy ties into other trends spreading through the market.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The options exchange operator hopes to make it easier for participants to translate data into context and insight, and to broaden participation from new market sectors.
There are hopes that a ‘gentlemen’s agreement’ between industry participants can break the first-mover disadvantage for liquidity providers.
HKEx is looking to leverage smart contracts for its Synapse platform. Sell-side participants are generally positive as to the reasoning behind the build, but observers warn the ambitious project still has challenges to overcome.
Industry groups and tech experts are worried that proposed last-minute changes will introduce new risks.
Market participants fear a “horrible” relocation project and more room for latency arbitrage should the exchange move its data center to Italy.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Von M. Hughes (pictured), who has been appointed to Tradeweb’s board of directors as an independent director.
Testing on the new DLT-based platform will begin in July. The Aussie exchange is also making progress on its DataSphere project and has addressed ASX Trade after an outage last year, according to the company’s CEO.
Anthony brings in some guests to give predictions about what interoperability will look like over the next 12 months and what firms need to start preparing for today.
The London-based commodities exchange has embarked on an ambitious technology and data infrastructure modernization strategy as it takes steps to close its open-outcry floor.
In a recent proof-of-concept with AWS and SGX, Aquis demonstrated significant jitter reduction.
Distributed ledger technology won’t replace existing exchange infrastructure despite potential for smaller use cases, say CEOs.
The initiative's aim is to capture more of the exchange's internal data to commercialize that useful information for the investment community.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Jos Dijsselhof (pictured) who has been appointed chairman at BME.
Software testing and monitoring keeps market infrastructure a step ahead amid market volatility.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Hester Serafini (pictured) who has been appointed president at ICE Clear Europe.
The development of digital asset exchanges could disrupt capital markets by introducing new asset types and extending trading hours.
CEO Jonathan Kellner announced on April 17 that the exchange would have to push back its official launch date, as well as delay platform testing and member certification until later this year.
Recent market volatility overwhelmed the Nasdaq BX and Cboe market depth feeds with so much activity that the exchanges did not have enough physical numbers to accurately represent it.
The exchange's blockchain architect says the product is being prepared for testing in the FCA's sandbox.