Thomson Reuters Eikon: What Went Wrong?
Market observers say a confluence of factors have contributed to the sluggish start for Thomson Reuters' Eikon, the company's next generation market data desktop.
Emerging Markets Represent the Future for HFTs
Tax high-frequency trading, and watch business jump into the welcoming arms of emerging markets that have spent the last few years building the infrastructure to handle business that traditionally was done in the United States and Europe.
Cha Ching! The Sound of Colocation Fees
A regulatory filing by NYSE Arca offers a glimpse into NYSE Euronext's plans to allow vendors into its Mahwah data center, and what it will charge them for hosting applications per user in the colocation facility.
The OPRA feed consumes more bandwidth than any other market data feed in the world and experiences peak traffic bursts that dwarf comparable rates of throughput in European options data feeds.
Wall Street Conquers Big Data on the Web
With the explosion in Internet content, traders and investment managers increasingly are looking for tools to help them mine the web's vast stores of unstructured data to identify trading signals, predict future events and gain an edge.