CovergeEx Upgrades Global Algorithm IQx
CovergEx Group has upgraded its short duration global algorithm IQx to include the automated trading of small orders and enhanced market intelligence featuring volume and price prediction engines.
FlexTrade Debuts Cross-Currency Spread Platform FlexSpread
FlexTrade Systems Inc., a broker-neutral multi-asset algorithmic trading system provider, has launched FlexSpread, a cross-currency spread platform aimed at allowing traders to make deals among multiple securities in different currencies.
GoldenSource Launches Data Warehouse
By linking data elements relating to the same object, the data warehouse will create an enterprise-wide view of risk, performance and compliance for clients.
SIFMA's Most Popular Booth
Rarely, if ever, has SIFMA seen such excitement. As Lance Donovan scored the winning goal for Team USA's World Cup match against Algeria, a loud cheer echoed around the show floor.
High-Speed Trading Not To Blame For May 6 Crash – Kudlow
High-frequency traders were not to blame for the epic May 6 stock market crash and regulators shouldn’t hamper their ability to bring liquidity to the marketplace, CNBC’s Larry Kudlow said during a presentation at the annual SIFMA Financial Services Technology Expo.
Take Heed The Lessons From The 1962 Flash Crash
The original Flash Crash occurred on May 28, 1962. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell sharply in 20 minutes that day, with some stocks plummeting more than 9 percent in less than 12 minutes. The SEC launched an investigation, but its cause remains undetermined.
The Low-Latency Imperative: How Fast Is Fast Enough?
Conventional wisdom may assert that everyone on Wall Street wants to be as fast as possible. But latency is a matter of perspective, influenced by trading style, instrument class and even the tools used to measure it.
TGIF: Feeling Stressed At Work?
Feeling stressed out at the end of the week? For a little light relief, check out this video compilation of the most potentially stressful work situations and how office workers reacted to them...
Lessons Learned From The Flash Crash
In this video clip, Advanced Trading editor-at-large Ivy Schmerken talks with Larry Tabb, founder and CEO of consultancy firm TABB Group about the buy-side's shifting view of U.S. equity market structure since the May 6 flash crash, and what the SEC is doing to address the market's concerns.
ZL Technologies Offers Enterprise-Class Social Media Archiving
The new service offered via the integration of FaceTime’s Unified Security Gateway, follows guidelines recently introduced by FINRA regarding the need to develop policies around the capture and retention of any potentially business-related social media communications.