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News & Commentary
Content tagged with Exchanges posted in August 2011
BATS Gets SEC's Nod for U.S. Primary Listings
News  |  8/31/2011  | 
Plans to launch an alternative place for I.P.O.s to the NYSE and Nasdaq, starting this December.
MICEX Launches Low Latency Market Data Service
News  |  8/30/2011  | 
Clients will obtain real time trading data — including exchange indices, the 10 best bids/offers, as well as market statistics — as a multicast stream.
NYSE Gears Up for Hurricane Irene
Commentary  |  8/26/2011  | 
With hurricane Irene threatening to strike New York City on Sunday, the U.S. stock exchange has contingency plans, but still plans to open on Monday.
Dark Pools Don't See Bright Future in Canada
News  |  8/25/2011  | 
Despite several dark pool launches north of the border this year, growth of the sector in Canada could be impeded by stiff regulation and a well-entrenched 'upstairs market.'
Large Trader Rule May Bring Confidence Back to the Marketplace
Commentary  |  8/24/2011  | 
We at Woodbine Associates believe the rule is appropriate and well intentioned, and that concerns regarding it are overblown.
Santiago Stock Exchange Revamps IT for Latin America's Integrated Market
News  |  8/24/2011  | 
In a Q&A with Wall Street & Technology, Andres Araya Falcone, CIO of Bolsas de Comercio de Santiago (BCS), explains how Chile's exchange is preparing for low latency trading and surging messaging rates.
Mexican Broker Implements FIX Flyer
News  |  8/23/2011  | 
Actinver Grupo Financiero is using Fix Flyer's engine for routing client orders to the Bolsa Mexicana de Valores as well as Daytona Monitoring to measure latency of FIX sessions with all counterparties.
Instinet Sets Trading Record in Asia
News  |  8/22/2011  | 
The firm cites uage of its Nighthawk liquidity aggregation algorithm to execute across 17 destinations in Asia.
NYSE Euronext Aims to Speed Up Data Center With Solarflare
News  |  8/17/2011  | 
NYSE Euronext announced that in order to accelerate its trading network it will deploy Solarflare's 10 Gigabit Ethernet server and OpenOnload software at its data center.
One Chicago Certifies FFastFill for DMA
News  |  8/16/2011  | 
The exchange will allow FFastFill clients to execute orders through an SaSS-based trading platform.
Low Latency Fiber Between NYSE and BATS Gets Faster
News  |  8/16/2011  | 
Speeds up the pathway connecting two of the largest equity exchanges in the New Jersey-New York corridor.
Deutsche Bank Expands Market Access Platform to U.S. Exchanges
News  |  8/10/2011  | 
Deutsche Bank announced its electronic trading unit will expand its low-latency direct market access trading platform to include all co-location facilities at the major U.S. stock exchanges.
Savvy Investors Snatch Up Equities Following Massive Selloff
Commentary  |  8/9/2011  | 
The old adage buy low, sell high played out Tuesday morning with a vengeance, as investors snapped up battered bank shares at a discount. Meanwhile the Dow Jones Industrial Average roared back - at least temporarily - ahead of an announcement from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
NYSE Technologies to build SFTI Access Center at Piscataway NJ1 Data Center
News  |  8/3/2011  | 
The new SFTI Access Center at Piscataway will interconnect NYSE Euronext's Liquidity Center at Mahwah.
Perseus Connects to Brazilian Exchange
News  |  8/3/2011  | 
Canada: Remain an Island or Go Global?
News  |  8/3/2011  | 
NYSE Euronext Boosts Growth in Asia With Acquisition of Market Access Vendor Metabit
News  |  8/2/2011  | 
Metabit, which will operate as a product line within the NYSE Technologies portfolio, specializes in streamlined, low-latency technology solutions that enable access to financial markets across Asia.
Exchanges Face a Stark Choice: World Domination or Isolation
Commentary  |  8/2/2011  | 
What a difference a few months make. Are exchanges headed for world domination, or will governments stop their local exchanges from becoming the trinkets of a global exchange aggregation scheme?
ICE Unveils Brazilian Electric Power Exchange
News  |  8/1/2011  | 
Global clearinghouse and exchange operator IntercontinentalExchange announced the launch of a Brazilian marketplace for trading electronic power contracts, a platform it said will boost pricing transparency in the nation's energy sector.

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