Saxo Bank Takes 25 Percent Stake in Leverate
Acquisition allows bank to offer Leverate's automated trading solutions to retail and institutional customers, while giving Leverate access to Saxo's liquidity sources in forex.
Defining the Future of Prop Trading
The sell side anxiously is awaiting clarification on the Volcker Rule. Meanwhile, how regulators distinguish proprietary trading from market making and hedging could dampen liquidity for the buy side.
The Vanishing Data Center
As cost-effective third-party data centers increasingly become liquidity hubs where exchanges house their matching engines and firms colocate their trading strategies to minimize latency, the traditional data center may be vanishing from the Street.
The Small Revolution of the Data Center
In the never-ending search for more effective and more efficient ways to process their workloads, financial services firms are rethinking how -- and why -- they build data centers, turning traditional data center models on their heads.
Toughest Job In The Financial Industry?
While many a financial executive might have quietly muttered their dislike of regulators, it has now emerged that these much maligned officials have had to deal with much more than a few grumbles.
Getco Acquires Automat
The London-based proprietary trading firm focuses on exchange traded derivatives and spot foreign exchange markets.
AIB Rolls Out IPC Unigy
Roughly 55 traders are using the unified trading communications and application kit on the Malaysian bank's trading floor.
Wysota Joins DTCC as New CTO
Adam Wysota, a former managing director at Barclays Capital, will oversee the strategic direction of DTCC's IT infrastructure.