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Chronicle Adds Tier 1 Bank, North American Exchange to Client Roster

Low-latency trading solutions specialist Chronicle Software says its flexible commercial model was a key factor in two new client implementations announced this past week. The customer deployments – at a major global bank and North American exchange operator – involve deployment of Chronicle’s FIX engine solution, underpinned by the company’s high-performance messaging platform. According to…

GoldenSource’s Quant Workbench Targets Quants and Analysts with Direct Access to Pricing and Metadata

Enterprise data platform provider GoldenSource’s new Quant Workbench offering allows trading firms’ quantitative research teams to add pricing and reference data to their analytical and research models. The new service effectively creates a centralised store for these data types, reducing quants’ need to track down the information from multiple spreadsheets or downloads. According to Charlie…

Overbond Launches AI-Based Pricing to Facilitate Bond Trading Automation

Fixed-income analytics specialist Overbond Ltd. has released a new AI-based pricing engine that aggregates bond data from multiple sources to provide traders with more accurate pricing data for measuring liquidity of individual securities and ultimately enabling execution automation. Overbond’s COBI-Pricing Live consolidates historical data on over 30,000 securities – with a refresh rate of under…

Talking Trading Tech with Andrew Delaney: Refinitiv Teams with Microsoft for Cloud-Hosted Analytics

Hard on the heels of last week’s news that FactSet is partnering with AWS for cloud-hosted market data provision, Refinitiv has announced a new strategic relationship with Microsoft that features new products and services based on the Microsoft Azure cloud capability. The development is the latest of a series of moves into cloud-based hosting and…

Talking TradingTech with Andrew Delaney: Is FactSet’s Move to AWS a Market Data Nirvana?

FactSet’s announcement this week of its plan to migrate its real-time ticker plant to Amazon Web Services may represent the boldest statement of intent yet with respect to cloud delivery of market data. And things seem to be accelerating rapidly in this department. Recent weeks have seen SIX launch a strategic partnership with Xignite to…

Talking TradingTech with Andrew Delaney: What’s the Real Deal on AI & Ml for Trading?

My first brush with artificial intelligence was in 1988, when the publication I was working on – the now-legendary Trading Systems Technology (I only recently broke the mug…) – ran an item on how some big Japanese bank in New York had built an ‘intelligent’ buy/sell signal engine based on neural networks. Fast forward to…

RoZetta Teams with GreenBirch to Help Firms Deploy Managed Analytical Services

Australia-based RoZetta Technology has partnered with London cloud implementation consultancy GreenBirch Group to help financial institutions design and deploy capital markets technology solutions drawing upon their combined expertise in data science, analytics and managed data services. RoZetta specialises in the use of data science and analytics for trading and other financial markets applications; GreenBirch helps…

A Well-Designed Intraday Data Research Environment Can Help Traders Outsmart the Competition

By Scott Mayster, Global Product Manager of Tick Data, a subsidiary of OneMarketData. Today’s financial markets have been roiled by volatility, global economic turmoil, and the pressure of continued regulatory obligations. To navigate these dynamic conditions, remain compliant, and drive competitive advantage, traders need fast and efficient access to quality market data and the ability…

Archax’s FCA Approval Paves Way for Institutional Trading of Digital Assets

London-based Archax last week received long-awaited regulatory approval for its digital securities exchange for tokenised assets. The development makes Archax the first FCA-regulated digital exchange, paving the way for institutional market participants to trade in tokenised assets when the exchange launches sometime in 2021. Archax was founded by a group of market practitioners to offer…

Glue42 Teams with Leading Point to Promote ‘Composable Enterprise’ for Front Office

London-based smart desktop protagonist Glue42’s new partnership with consultant Leading Point Financial Markets – announced last week – is aimed at accelerating the uptake of the so-called ‘composable enterprise’ approach to optimising work flows in the financial front office. The approach – espoused by industry analysts like Gartner – allows firms to create a kind…