DTCs TradeMatch Scores Win at Fidelity
Fidelity Investments, the Boston-based mutual fund giant, has given its traders the green light to use the Depository Trust Co.'s (DTC) TradeMatch service to match and process institutional trades for its U.S. trading operations.
BankBoston Deploys PixelVision FPDs
BankBoston has installed PixelVision Technology's flat-panel-display (FPD) monitors in support of its foreign exchange traders and salespeople worldwide.
Brokat Partners With Diffusion to Create Notification Product
Riding the wave of personalized customer interactions, Diffusion has teamed up with BROKAT Infosystems, a leading provider of secure e-commerce services, to create an event-driven notification product that's being aimed at financial services companies.
Electronic Bond Trading Systems Pass Critical Mass
The numbers tell the story: bond traders, long considered the most conservative of financial market participants, are changing the way they conduct business in an increasingly electronic trading environment.
Brown & Co. Launches Trading Voice Module
In an effort to expand its customers' trading options, Brown & Co. is getting geared up to roll out a natural language voice recognition module for its Infocom Systems Services-supplied trading system.
Inprise Builds Up Java Development
Financial firms that want to jump into Java development have a friend in Scotts Valley, Calif.-based Inprise Corporation, a company that focuses on rapid-application-development and middleware products.
Swiss Pitch Component Middleware at Real Tim
Softwired, a two-year old Zurich start up, has released a new middleware product aimed at real-time financial applications developed with components that run over intranets and extranets.
Advances in ECNs
Technological innovation and a budding trend toward linking the once standalone electronic communication networks (ECNs) to increase liquidity is changing the face of electronic trading.