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Content tagged with Data Management posted in June 2008
Eagle Expands Use of Microsoft WPF
News  |  6/30/2008  | 
Expects to create new software more quickly with a richer interface
OTC Derivatives: Substantially Reducing Risk Through Automation
Commentary  |  6/25/2008  | 
OTC derivatives could certainly benefit from some positive PR in the mainstream media, but what these so-called adventuresome investment products really need are the benefits of a new technology focus called customer communications management (CCM).
Bear Stearns Hedge Fund Manager Ralph Cioffi Arrested
News  |  6/19/2008  | 
Well the shoe has finally dropped. Two Bear Stearns hedge fund executives, one that was quoted often in Advanced Trading, have been arrested. Ralph Cioffi and Matthew Tannin were arrested today and charged with securities fraud. The two hedge funds they managed: high Grade Structured Credit Strategies Fund,and the High Grade Structured Credit Strategies Enhanced Leverage Fund collapsed in August and were the earliest signs that the greater credit crisis was about to make itself known.
News  |  6/17/2008  | 
Wall Street is exploring graphics processing units found in video games to speed options analytics and other math-intensive applications.
Semantics Help Wall Street Cope With Data Overload
News  |  6/17/2008  | 
Research providers, including Dow Jones and Thomson Reuters, are employing semantic technologies to turn data into information.
Russell Investments Chooses Confluence’s Expense Management System
News  |  6/17/2008  | 
Russell hoping to improve efficiency and achieve cost savings.
Linedata Enhances Support for Alternative Assets on Its LongView Live Dashboard
News  |  6/10/2008  | 
In addition to improving the front-office execution dashboard, the vendor has integrated its LongView Trading OMS with several EMSs and alternative trading systems, addressing asset managers' shift toward alternative investments.
Eagle Enhances Its Investment Management Solution
News  |  6/10/2008  | 
Eagle 9.0 features more business-friendly usability and workflow, enhanced investment accounting tools, improved performance measurement solutions, and added functionality.
Firms Can Improve ERM to Create Competitive Advantage in a Changing Risk Environment
News  |  6/10/2008  | 
In a world of increasing complexity and decreasing time frames, properly leveraging tools and technology can give firms the edge over their competition.
Orange Brings Trading Integration Tool to the U.S.
News  |  6/9/2008  | 
Software to improve communication between traders, middle-office and back-office staff
Kx Systems Releases New Version of Database
News  |  6/9/2008  | 
New system includes multi-core capability and DTrace
GoldenSource Enhances Its Enterprise Data Management Software
News  |  6/7/2008  | 
Version 8 supports centralization and delivery of data, data feed consolidation and rationalization, and redundancy elimination, according to Goldensource.
Vhayu Introduces Hardware Compression for Its Tick Database to Shrink Data 75%
News  |  6/7/2008  | 
Combining Vhayu Velocity with an FPGA, Squeezer compresses data by a factor of four with no performance penalty, says the vendor.
FirstRain Introduces Solution That Filters and Analyzes the Blogs That Move Stocks
News  |  6/7/2008  | 
FirstRain's Blog Impact Report identifies and visualizes spikes in blogging activity for selected companies and sectors. The vendor is also introducing a series of new capital markets reports.
Tervela Adds Persistence Engine to Messaging Infrastructure
News  |  6/6/2008  | 
The persistence engine offers high-performance storage, and a new message-based services engine adds intelligence to the Tervela Messaging Network 3.0, says the vendor.
Risk Management IT Comes to the Forefront in the Wake of Subprime Credit Crisis
News  |  6/6/2008  | 
Beleaguered firms will shift IT focus to enterprisewide risk assessment and management, and core deliverables, as well as electronic trading and latency reduction.
Eaton Vance Implements Data Management System
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
BNY Mellon subsidiary Eagle Investment Systems assists Eaton Vance
Credit Suisse Launches Virtual Machine Software Company
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
Software to result in more efficient server utilization and lower capital costs
Prudential Purchases Fund Reporting Software
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
Company will use software in its South African operation
Software Scans Web for Customer Feedback
News  |  6/2/2008  | 
Market Voice searches blogs and chat rooms for customer comments

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