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 Melanie Rodier

Profile of Melanie Rodier

Senior Editor and Head of Video
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 1304
Posts: 82

Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald Tribune, and Rome, where she wrote for Reuters and Screen International, a film trade publication. Melanie was born in London, and graduated from Oxford University where she studied Spanish and Italian. She is also a fluent French speaker.

Articles by Melanie Rodier
posted in July 2010

Pyxis Mobile Appoints IT Vet As New CEO

Steven Levy, who replaces Bob Mazzarella, co-founded and served as CEO for 15 years at Macgregor, an order management system (OMS) provider, where he led the sale of the software firm to ITG for approximately $250 million.

The Data Center of the Future

Given Wall Street's insatiable need for computing power and the ever-increasing cost of energy, firms inevitably will deploy energy-efficient hardware and technology, such as virtualization. But to build data centers that will remain cost-effective for years to come, organizations including the NYSE and Citi also are focusing on how they power and cool their facilities.

Windward Advisory Group Hires Veteran Tech Expert Bob Shepro

Shepro was founder and CEO of Shepro Braun Systems, where he designed and brought to market the first integrated real-time trading, portfolio management, financial accounting, partnership and trust system for hedge funds and investment managers.

Performa Deploys Eagle's Investment Management Suite

Performa, which has more than $2 billion in assets under management, is leveraging Eagle to run its core investment processes as well as to facilitate accounting and administration, data management, GIPS composite management, fixed income performance attribution, and client reporting

Circuit Breakers: Yes, But Will They Work?

Last month the SEC started a pilot program that established circuit breakers for the S&P 500. In this video, Wall Street & Technology editor-in-chief Greg MacSweeney talks with Larry Tabb, founder and CEO of TABB Group, about whether the circuit breakers will actually succeed.

TGIF: Financial Advice From A Hedge Fund Manager? Um, No Thanks.

Hedge funds had a great year in 2009, making up for many of their losses in 2008. That got a group of comedians thinking, if hedge funds still know how to make money, maybe hedge fund managers can dispense all kinds of financial advice. From the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, the sketch group Hot Mess performs for American Public Media's Marketplace report.

Attachmate Tackles Insider Fraud With Luminet

Luminet captures user activity across the enterprise, helping organizations to protect sensitive data, reduce internal fraud and enable regulatory compliance, according to Attachmate.

E*Trade Focuses On Trading Innovation With Open API

Through the new Open API, customers will have access to technical information and documentation, reference guides, and other resources to help network external applications and programs with E*TRADE’s investing platform.

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