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The Coming Post-Trade Revolution for Buysiders

August 26, 2014 - Buyside innovation and invention are redefining post-trade operations for T+2.

BondHawk Trader Platform Slashes Price for Fixed Income Shops

August 26, 2014 - BondHawk Systems unveiled BondHawk Trader, a fixed income platform for buyside and sellside firms. The system boasts real-time position management, risk, and order management for traders, asset managers, and salespeople. BondHawk Trader features the tools and flexibility modern fixed income firms demand,áaccording to company claims. It features an a la carte pricing model and Software-as-a-Service delivery lower the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) by up to 40 percent, accrding to BiondHawk Trader. The Chicago-based firm added, thatů

Liquid Holdings Group Launches Real-Time, Firm-Wide Risk Monitoring System

August 22, 2014 - Liquid Holdings, provider of a single cloud-based trading, unveiled its newest real-time systems solution that allows firms to actively monitor pre- and post-trade risks at all times across multiple accounts and strategies.

Alpha Omega Advises Trading Desks Use FIX to Boost Post-Trade Efficiency

August 21, 2014 - Cost cutting has become a fact of life everyday on Wall Street and especially in the equities markets where commissions have been stagnant for years. While staffing, broker lists and electronic pre-trade services have all been trimmed, now is the time to look at the post-trade side of things and use the FIX Protocol to do so, according to one vendor.

Exegy, TMX and FIF Launch Real-Time Message Data Service

August 20, 2014 - Exegy, TMX Datalinx and the Financial Information Forum (FIF) announced today the launch of the first Canadian website to track real-time market data messaging rate.

Up-to-Date OMS Is a Necessity in Today's Trading Markets

August 19, 2014 - In an exclusive, SunGard's Beau Alexander examines the sellside's cost-cutting and subsequent neglect of its order management system technologies. The end result of having outdated technology, he argues, could be a loss of market share amid an already shrinking commission pie.

Traiana Launches Upgraded Cross-Asset Matching Engine

August 15, 2014 - Traiana, a provider of pre-trade risk and post-trade processing solutions, announced it has launched an upgraded version of its post-trade cross-asset allocation, matching and confirmation service for both buy- and sell-side firms.

De-Risky Business: A Tale of Two Funds

August 14, 2014 - Integrated risk tools are the cornerstone for better trading decisions inside hedge funds.

One Financial Markets and Tradable Rollout New Trading Platform

August 13, 2014 - One Financial Markets has partnered with Tradable in a phased roll out its news trading platform designed for clients who want a live trading account.

Interactive Data Releases Latest Version of Data and Analytics Platform

August 12, 2014 - Interactive Data Corporation, a provider of market data solutions, announced the release of the next generation of FutureSource, its market data management and analytics platform.

xCFD Offers Mobile Cross-Asset Platform for Traders

August 8, 2014 - xCFD now offers its full cross-asset platform trading experience to mobile traders and others on the go. The firm's new web platform and mobile app give traders access to live market quotes and execution, real-time monitoring and full trading, position and order management.

Cutting Costs, Manual Tasks Lead Asset Manager-Sponsor Communication Survey

August 6, 2014 - In a poll conducted by Charles River, the fear of operational risk came in second place.

Thomson Reuters Launches Elektron Direct Feed

August 4, 2014 - This hardware and software solution will deliver data for US cash equities at first, with plans to deliver data on other asset classes.

Eagle Appoints New Heads of Sales for Americas, EMEA and APAC

August 1, 2014 - He is a 14 year veteran inside Eagle and will report to Mal Cullen, managing director, head of the Americas & Eagle ACCESS.

ITG Acquires RFQ-hub

July 31, 2014 - The execution and research broker bought the French firm's global OTC trading platform.