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Upcoming Webinar: Market data in the cloud

Date: 8 December 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Over the past several years, the topic of market data in the cloud has been hotly debated – latency has been an issue, which data to put in the cloud has been discussed, and lines have been drawn. But…

Upcoming Webinar: The challenges and potential of data marketplaces

Date: 13 October 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Data is the lifeblood of capital markets. It is also a valuable commodity providing financial institutions with additional insight when gathered in an internal data marketplace, or packaged and sold externally to other institutions. While the theory is sound,…

Upcoming Webinar: How AI can help trading venues ease the burden of post-Brexit MiFID II data continuity checks

Date: 6 October 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Brexit has brought a number of additional challenges to trading venues, not least a new layer of complexity when fulfilling Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) transparency requirements. This has been caused by ESMA increasing the data continuity…

Upcoming Webinar: Adding cloud to your high performance trading infrastructure

Date: 13 September 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Adding cloud to high performance trading infrastructure offers the benefits of scalability, faster development, and lower capex costs – but can it meet required speeds of data delivery, does it limit the extent of available data, and how can…

QuantCube Launches Liquefied Natural Gas Commodity Trade Indicator

Alternative data specialist QuantCube Technology has launched a new QuantCube Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Commodity Trade Indicator, which aims to provide supply side commodity and energy futures traders with crucial insights at least one month in advance of official data, by tracking the import and export in volume of Liquefied Natural Gas. Harnessing automatic identification…

Accessing FX Liquidity in a Multi-Asset Environment

By Chris Jenkins, Managing Director at TORA Buy side firms wishing to access FX liquidity in today’s markets face a number of challenges. This is particularly true if they are managing a multi-asset fund, running strategies that include an FX component operating alongside other asset classes. The FX market is highly fragmented and comprises multiple…

Solving the Multicast Challenge of Distributing Market Data in the Cloud

As cloud becomes increasingly widely adopted in the financial markets sector, one area of cloud migration that remains elusive is that of market data distribution. The key stumbling block is the fact that the industry almost exclusively relies on multicast for distributing real-time market data. Multicast is tried and tested, it works, it is well…

Pico Secures $200 Million Investment from Golden Gate Capital

Pico, provider of technology services, software, data and analytics for the financial markets community, has signed an agreement with Golden Gate Capital, the private equity investment firm, for a $200 million strategic investment. Pico will use the capital to pursue strategic M&A opportunities, and to extend its data offering and market coverage across all regions…

TRG Screen Launches Optimize Insights to Deliver Actionable Insights on Market Data Management

TRG Screen, the enterprise subscription management solutions vendor, has launched Optimize Insights, a suite of customisable dashboards and visualisations, designed to unlock data-driven intelligence and actionable insights into market data spend and usage. The new offering, which sits at the heart of TRG Screen’s Optimize platform for market data subscription management, launched in 2020, offers…

Northern Trust Launches Enhanced Liquidity Management Data Tool

Northern Trust has launched an enhanced liquidity management data tool in its Front Office Solutions platform as part of its initiative to deliver customisable solutions to Asset Owners. The web-based tool aims to give asset owners better control over their liquidity through unified and customised reporting. The new web-based Liquidity Management module offers users a…