A transatlantic group of researchers has examined a treasure trove of market data to see whether or not high-frequency trading is a necessary component of today’s market structure. The answer is largely ‘yes,’ but with caveats.
Researchers from a Paris university are using the provider’s data and coding environment to build models for more efficient regulatory approaches.
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A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Use cases for quantum computing are piling up—from CVA to VAR. But so are the obstacles
The Investors Exchange is now looking to propose a second new order type for NBBO non-mid liquidity.
A summary of some of the past week’s technology news
The Massachusetts-based infrastructure provider is looking to become a one-stop shop in the low-latency trading space.
Marshall Saffer, vice president and head of Americas sales at Hazeltree, discusses how Covid-19 has affected the treasury management space.
The platform will initially target the HFT crowd, as well those looking to better understand market microstructure in equities.
After a decade of supercharging low-latency applications, Wei-Shen Wong explores how FPGAs are pushing into new areas of the capital markets, driven by interest in AI & ML.
Beyond new latency reductions between Tokyo and Hong Kong, Colt will continue to optimize its routes and expand its network coverage.
Petition for Chicago programmer Jitesh Thakkar nears its goal as industry worries about precedent CFTC enforcement case could set.
The firm's chief investment officer, Tan T-Kiang, explains how his team is using GCP to "listen" to live market data.
Potamus has seen its US equities platform grow in the past year.
CRM-X uses cloud-like technology to trade and consolidate capital across markets.
Financial firms with a data or technology ‘vendor’ arm developed in house are finding that separation can benefit both business lines. Max Bowie speaks to companies that have spun out from other organizations about the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects…
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.