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Upcoming Webinar: Best Practices for Building High-Performance Data Infrastructures

Date: 23 June 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes The requirement for high-performance data systems to support trading analytics for hedge funds, high-frequency trading firms and electronic liquidity providers is well established. But the explosion in Big Data over the past several years has expanded the scope of…

Upcoming Webinar: Deploying market infrastructure managed services

Date: 25 May 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Traditionally, trading organisations have procured and managed hardware themselves or through a third-party to support data services in a hosted environment – but as large firms look for efficiencies and smaller firms seek external help so they can focus…

Toward a Modern Data Fabric for Capital Markets

By Gary West, General Manager, EMEA, Yellowbrick. Every financial institution I talk to is re-considering some aspect of their data infrastructure. Renewal is of course an ever-present feature of the financial technology landscape with firms racing to compete. However, current conversations feel different. When it comes to data, the subject turns quickly away from discrete…

Recorded Webinar: Modernising Data Infrastructures: Challenges and opportunities of managing complex financial data and analytics in hybrid and multi-cloud environments

As they forge ahead with their digital transformation programs, financial institutions are finding that the internal platforms they use to manage complex data sets for trading, investment, risk, and compliance are no longer fit for purpose. The ongoing shift toward cloud hosting is forcing practitioners to manage the transition from deeply entrenched legacy platforms to…

The Current and Future Landscape of Real-Time Enterprise Market Data Distribution

Distributing real-time market data across the enterprise is a complex proposition, with many moving parts. Banks and other financial institutions spend vast sums to ensure that the correct market data, the lifeblood of their trading activities, is sourced, normalised, controlled and distributed out to end users and applications in the timeliest manner, with minimal downtime….

Recorded Webinar: Leveraging cloud as part of your colocation or proximity hosting strategy

As firms assess which elements of the trading workflow can be profitably migrated to cloud environments, ensuring compatibility with colocation and proximity hosting facilities becomes paramount. Practitioners need to take into account data access and security, messaging latency and regulatory considerations around operational resilience and physical location of client data. This webinar will discuss best…

KeyBanc Adopts Bloomberg’s B-PIPE for Fixed Income Electronic Trading

KeyBanc Capital Markets (KBCM) has adopted Bloomberg’s real-time market data feed, B-PIPE, enabling greater automation and accuracy in bond pricing and accelerating automation of bond pricing workflows. B-PIPE will deliver access to comprehensive and consolidated market data content, enabling KBCM to execute real-time analytics and responses within its Investment Grade Credit Algorithm. With B-PIPE available…

What is Digital Transformation and How Do You Get it Right?

While financial institutions are grasping the opportunities offered by the digital transformation of their activities, a number of impediments are hampering some from extending the strategy to their operations teams in the back office. A stubborn corporate culture, fear of change and a lack of planning are just some of the challenges cited by industry…

JamLabs to Launch Online Data Selling Platform

Toronto-based JamLabs Data Science, a full-stack data science solution and advanced analytics provider, is launching jShop, a cloud-based product management platform that will enable companies to monetise their valued data by creating online white-labelled stores. jShop’s adapters will allow customers to quickly load and publish their data catalog from major platforms like AWS, Snowflake, and…

Bloomberg Provides Real-Time Access to B-Pipe on Google Cloud

Bloomberg has collaborated with Google to enable mutual customers to access B-Pipe, Bloomberg’s real-time market data feed, through Google Cloud. The collaboration with Google provides customers with cloud access to real-time market data and analytics, for 35 million instruments, over 330 exchanges and 80 billion ticks a day. Bloomberg claims that it is the only…