The investment is expected to help expand business in the US and other asset classes.
Officials say the deal will allow xCelor to focus on its network applications business, while Metamako will take over the provision of underlying switching technology, expanding its own FPGA switch business. Wei-Shen Wong reports.
As the sell side hesitates, advanced principal trading shops are getting in on the crypto craze in a big way.
Anthony Malakian says that in just the first two months of 2018, some big headlines are proving just how effective fintechs are at competing with the big players in the capital markets space.
Waters looks at major projects being rolled out in 2018 at exchanges in Japan, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Tradeworx, now Thesys Group, is the latest in a series of firms that has decided to pull back from trading activities and focus on fintech. And it’s unlikely to be the last.
UK regulator provides effective "how-to" guide for compliance.
The company renamed itself Thesys Group and will focus on growing Thesys Technologies.
Seth Thomson, CIO of DRW, talks to Waters about his career, innovation and how the firm has expanded into new asset classes, including cryptocurrencies.
Europe’s regulatory big bang arrives today as an evolving set of rules rather than a finished product.
Waters runs through the key facts you need to know about Mifid II, GDPR, BMR and Brexit.
National and privately owned stock exchanges across Europe, the heart and mind of the bloc’s financial marketplace, are gearing up for January 3, 2018, when Mifid II finally comes into force.
The Millennium Exchange platform replaces BYMA's internally-built legacy platform.
Officials say the move will significantly reduce latency within CME's Aurora datacenter.
Anthony Malakian looks at a dozen live projects in the capital markets that use machine-learning tools to improve front-, middle-, and back-office processes.
Non-CLS eligible currencies from Russia, China, Turkey and Poland are the newest additions to its aggregation service.
Vendor partners with datacenter specialists Interxion for algorithmic stress-testing facility
It seems inevitable that trading is destined for the screen, but that shouldn't remove the human element entirely
Officials say the integration will eliminate latency associated with the processes of book-building from market data feeds.
The project was first conceived in 2009, and will last for three years, beginning in August.
Edelweiss Singapore will be using the latest version of Horizon’s high-frequency trading solution.
Thesys choice upsets the status quo.
The Trading-Atrium, a multi-asset, ultra-low latency trading platform open to all exchanges will leverage Horizon’s high-frequency trading solution.
“We’ve hired a few quants that used to design HFT models and worked at HFT firms. We’ve actually been working on—and have a prototype for—high-speed analytics on trading. That’s something our quant team has worked on a lot over the past year."