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Vela Adds to Object Trading to Growing Portfolio of Managed Services Components

In another burst of corporate activity, Vela Trading Technologies has agreed to buy Object Trading, a provider of Direct Market Access (DMA), pre-trade risk, and analytical applications. The deal...
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BitMEX Expands Use of Kx Systems Technology in Trading Platform

Kx Systems, a subsidiary of First Derivatives plc (FD), and provider of the industry-leading kdb+ time series database, announces that Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (BitMEX), a cryptocurrency...
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MiFID II Drives Widespread Market Data Operations Changes

As the largest European exchanges, along with many other European trading venues, change or update systems to be compliant with MiFID II provisions concerning best execution, firms are finding they...
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OpenFin Names Goldman Sachs Alum Paul Walker to Board of Directors

OpenFin, the financial industry’s first common operating layer for desktop applications, today announced that Paul Walker, former co-head of Technology for Goldman Sachs, has joined the Board of...
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Book Webinar Now: Pre- & post-trade transparency: quote & trading reporting under MiFID II

MiFID II sets transparency requirements for pre- and post-trade disclosure of order details, along with transaction reporting that identifies reference and post-trade data. The directive’s related...
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KYC/AML Innovation Waits On MiFID II

Efforts to conduct know-your-customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) operations more efficiently are more likely to begin after the financial services industry is better prepared for...
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Trading Execution Concerns Shift From Latency To Proactivity

The ground on which market participants walk is shifting from a foundation of latency and performance concerns to a playing field where being proactive is their best asset, according to trading...
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Rival Systems Introduces Mobile App for Rival Risk

Rival Systems (Rival), an award-winning provider of trading and risk management software, today announced the introduction of a secure mobile app for the firm’s Rival Risk platform. The app,...
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Barclays, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Morgan Stanley Invest and Obtain Equity Stake in KY3P by IHS Markit

IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced that Barclays, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Morgan Stanley have joined together to take an equity stake in KY3P...
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The Time to Implement Innovative Technology for Electronic Execution is Now

Technology innovation is side-lining low latency in the drive to optimise performance and reduce complexity and cost of electronic execution infrastructure – but which technologies are finding favour...

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