Tonight’s leap second will provide a major test for Wall Street’s technology resilience in the post–Flash Crash era.
Deutsche Boerse Group has chosen Juniper Networks to power its new trading and market data connectivity service for the Eurex derivatives and Xetra cash markets.
Derivatives exchange Eurex has moved its active matching engines into a single new data centre.
The European Union has conveyed to Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext its concerns related to their proposed $9 billion merger deal.
Alpari (U.S.) has expanded QuantumFX business, appointing Cheryl Friedlander Turner as vice president of institutional sales.
RTS Realtime Systems Group, a global trading solutions provider, has selected Equinix as the provider of its newest low-latency global data center in Germany.
Mako Group, a provider of liquidity in derivatives, has deployed Nasdaq OMX’s Smarts Broker solution to examine trading activity across its derivatives markets.
Europe’s competition authorities in Brussels have issued a new questionnaire to market participants on the proposed merger of Deutsche Börse and NYSE Euronext.
Deutsche Börse is widening its portfolio of trading and market data connections to incorporate bandwidth of 10 Gbit/s for connectivity to the Eurex derivatives market and the Xetra cash market.
A European lobby group is pressing for evidence-based regulation of high frequency trading.