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SEC Contracts MayStreet to Provide Market Data for MIDAS

MayStreet, provider of a capital markets platform delivering low-latency connectivity and high-precision market data, has assumed the role of market data provider to the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Market Information Data Analytics System (MIDAS) following its acquisition of the Thesys Technologies business that previously supported the system. The MIDAS platform combines technology and…

Options Deploys Latest Arista Switches to Offer Ultra-low Latency at Sub-5 Nanoseconds

Options, a provider of colocation services for capital markets, is meeting client demand for ultra-low latency switching capability with the deployment of Arista 7130 series ultra-low latency switches in 20 colocation environments globally. The company selected the switches after a successful deploying of Arista 7150 switches and plans to have 12 fully managed 7130 switches…

Intercontinental Exchange Launches ICE Hub to Support ETF Growth

Global exchange and clearing house operator Intercontinental Exchange, which also provides data and listing services, has launched the ICE ETF Hub: a new platform designed to support growth and improve standardisation within the ETF primary trading market. The Global ETF market has witnessed substantial growth over the last decade, with assets under management exceeding $5.7…

TP ICAP Signs Multi-Year Strategic Data and Technology Agreement with Refinitiv

Refinitiv is has signed a multi-year strategic agreement with TP ICAP, the world’s largest interdealer broker, to support its data needs for both its brokers and technology platforms. The firm will meet TP ICAP’s application data needs via the Refinitiv Data Platform, and on the desktop via Eikon. Refinitiv will work alongside TP ICAP to…

TRG Screen Integrates Axon PEAR Information into FITS and INFOmatch

Following TRG Screen’s June 2019 acquisition of Axon and its PEAR (Policies, Explanations, Analytics, Repository) solution that consolidates exchange information including policies and pricing into a searchable online database, Axon says PEAR has reached coverage of over 250 markets and monitors over 650 documents and exchange notices daily. Over the past year, Axon has also…

TickSmith Works with Nasdaq Canada to Provide Analytics for Nasdaq Basic Canada

In an effort to make Canadian markets more accessible and affordable, Nasdaq Canada is working with TickSmith and its Marketplace Advanced Insights to provide information on how Nasdaq Basic Canada is working in the marketplace. Nasdaq Basic Canada allows users to consume Level 1 market data from Nasdaq CXC, CX2 and CXD trading books in…

QuantHouse Offers Historical Data on-Demand to Algo Traders

QuantHouse has released Historical Data on-Demand, a service designed to speed up the research, development and back-testing phase of any trading strategy, and allow clients to implement new trading ideas within days rather than weeks or months. The company is offering up to 10 years of historical data on-demand for the US, European and Asia-Pacific…

TNS Reaches Connectivity, Hosting and Market Data Access Agreement with HKEX

Transaction Network Services (TNS) and Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) have signed an agreement for connectivity, managed hosting and market data access giving market participants greater choice on how to trade with the HKEX. The agreement will provide local and international low latency connectivity to the exchange and between trading partners. TNS will offer…

Horizon and ULTUMUS Extend Partnership with Dividend Forecast Data

Horizon Software, a provider of electronic trading solutions and algorithmic technology, and ULTUMUS, a provider of data services for index and ETF products, have extended their partnership to enable the pricing, sourcing and trading of ETFs with a comprehensive dividend dataset integrated within the Horizon trading platform. Aggregating and distributing additional ETF dividend forecasts data…

CME Group Selects Google Cloud Platform for Real-Time Market Data

CME Group has joined the crowd on the cloud, but has selected the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to offer real-time futures and options market data, rather than the usual choice of vendors in capital markets, Amazon Web Services (AWS). The collaboration between CME Group and Google Cloud will go live on November 17, 2019 and…