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McKay Brothers Stéphane Tyĉ to speak at Trading Show Chicago 2015

McKay Brothers Stéphane Tyĉ to speak at Trading Show Chicago 2015

McKay Brothers’ Stéphane Tyĉ will speak at Trading Show Chicago 2015 among leading traders, quants, and financial service providers in Chicago, IL this June.  McKay Brothers Co-Founder Stéphane Tyĉ will be presenting a review of the latest developments in microwave lines at The Trading Show Chicago, the only event that combines quant, automated trading, exchange […]

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Ketchum Trading’s Blair Hull on blackjack and the S&P 500

Ketchum Trading’s Blair Hull on blackjack and the S&P 500

Ketchum Trading’s Blair Hull: Getting the edge – blackjack and the S&P 500 Blair Hull founded Hull Trading Company in 1985 and served as the firm’s Chairman and chief executive officer before selling it to Goldman Sachs in 1999 for $531 million. The company, which leveraged technological innovations and quantitative models, was one of the […]

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General Interest

Q&A with Datawatch: Market data – maximizing, modernizing and mobilizing

Q&A with Datawatch: Market data – maximizing, modernizing and mobilizing

Q & A with Bruce Zulu of Datawatch With Trading Show Chicago around the corner, speaker Bruce Zulu, Presales Manager, Global Major Accounts of Datawatch, participated in a pre- event interview that highlights the panel he will be presenting on, data visualization technologies,maximizing ROI, and how the battle over big data will play out in the short and […]

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Whitepaper: Managed Analytics and Complex Event Processing in Capital Market Applications

Whitepaper: Managed Analytics and Complex Event Processing in Capital Market Applications

  Managed Analytics and Complex Event Processing in Capital Market Applications Firms engaged in the capital markets must be able to analyze huge amounts of data and make good decisions quickly that take many different factors into account, including risk, price changes, liquidity and portfolio balance. Data comes in from the markets in real time […]

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Big Data

Comparing next generation market data management platforms

Written by on May 29, 2015 in Big Data, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

Comparing next generation market data management platforms: social media, tick data, and feeds – what does the buy-side need next? Moderator: Patrick Flannery, Co-Founder & CEO, Maystreet Louis Lovas, Director, OneMarketData David Greenfield, Director, Gnip Tommi Vuorenmaa, President, Triangle Intelligence Louis Lovas is the Director of Solutions at OneMarketData where his responsibilities include strategic business […]

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The Data Providers You Need To Know About

The Data Providers You Need To Know About

Written by on May 27, 2015 in Big Data, Featured on app, Reports with 0 Comments

Now more than ever, it’s vital for investors, traders, exchanges, and financial firms to keep up with new strategies across futures, options, equities and FX, as well as new technologies around latency, FPGA, messaging and market data. The best in automated trading are all seeking innovative ways to get ahead in the fields of data […]

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High-Frequency Trading

The who’s who of connectivity and data centers

The who’s who of connectivity and data centers

Written by on May 29, 2015 in Exchanges, HFT, Reports, Technology with 0 Comments

We have compiled a list and directory of some of the top connectivity providers who are revolutionizing the speed of automated trading. Download the report here The top five firms with fiber products Fiber networks enable information to be sent through fiber optic cables from one trading hub to another. This was the first method […]

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Is HFT just misunderstood?

Is HFT just misunderstood?

Written by on May 25, 2015 in Featured on app, HFT, Reports with 0 Comments

High Frequency Trading (HFT) according to definition, is a type of algorithmic trading, specifically the use of sophisticated technological tools and computer algorithms to rapidly trade securities. HFT uses proprietary trading strategies carried out by computers to move in and out of positions in seconds or fractions of a second. The purpose of this eBook […]

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New Trading Strategies

Back-to-the-Future Portfolio Construction

Back-to-the-Future Portfolio Construction

New Techniques in multi-period optimization Kartik Sivaramakrishnan is a Senior Researcher at Axioma. In his role as a senior researcher, Kartik develops second-order mixed-integer portfolio models and interior point algorithms and associated software for solving these models in a high performance computing environment. He also researches the applications of these models in improving the investment process […]

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Hosted trader voice & telephony services: “Leveraging the cloud”

Hosted trader voice & telephony services: “Leveraging the cloud”

Written by on March 17, 2015 in Cloud Trading, Featured on app, New Trading Strategies with 0 Comments

The IT landscape in consumer and business markets has changed with advances in connectivity and networking technologies enabling cloud services. Financial services firms are embracing solutions that are delivered over the cloud, as they strive to reduce IT costs, increase functionality, scalability, flexible working and improve business continuity. A cloud hosted trader voice and telephony […]

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Bitcoin

List of the Top 5 Disruptors in Finance

List of the Top 5 Disruptors in Finance

     The financial services space is ripe for disruption. With the rapid advancement of new technology and the proliferation of innovative new start-ups in Silicon Valley and around the world, there are a number of promising young companies poised to change the financial landscape forever. Here, we highlight the pick of the litter.The companies […]

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Should You Trade Bitcoin On The Forex?

Should You Trade Bitcoin On The Forex?

Written by on October 15, 2014 in Bitcoin, Trading News with 0 Comments

Study the historical value of gold, and you might just decide that Bitcoin is worth a long-term investment. Have you been put off by Bitcoin’s extreme volatility this year? The cryptocurrency, valued at over $1000 per bitcoin at the start of this year, is now worth less than half of that amount, just 10 months […]

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Cyber Security

Exchange Insight with Yusuf A. Azizullah – Cyber threats for exchanges

Exchange Insight with Yusuf A. Azizullah – Cyber threats for exchanges

Written by on February 10, 2015 in Cyber Security, Exchanges, Featured on app with 0 Comments

    We have interviewed Yusuf A Azizullah, CEO, Global Board Advisors Corp (GBAC) as part of our series of Exchange Insights in the run up to the 10th annual World Exchange Congress, where Yusuf will be leading a seminar on cyber threats for exchanges. Download the interview here. During our research many exchanges have […]

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Lloyds and US Governor team up as Cyber Insurers

Lloyds and US Governor team up as Cyber Insurers

Written by on October 8, 2014 in Cyber Security, Trading News with 0 Comments

Lloyds and Tom Ridge combine to offer a new cyber security insurance policy. Financial companies are not serious enough about their cyber security, and the service offered by cyber insurers are not comprehensive enough. That was the message given by American Governor Tom Ridge, former Homeland Security Chief to the President of the United States, […]

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Clearing + Settlement

How CCPs Can Better Protect Themselves And Their Clients

How CCPs Can Better Protect Themselves And Their Clients

Written by on September 29, 2014 in Clearing with 0 Comments

Central Counterparties are critical of recommendations made by the financial services firm JP Morgan This month, financial services firm JP Morgan released a white paper, recommending that all CCPs and clearing members commit to an ‘additional recapitalisation fund.’ This will be held in escrow by an intermediary party (i.e. a central bank or a government […]

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Exchanges

Integrating new exchange technology, mergers, and future technology opportunities

Written by on June 1, 2015 in Exchanges, Technology with 0 Comments

Integrating new exchange technology, mergers, and future technology opportunities Daniel Gramza, President, Gramza Capital Management, Inc. Ivan Takev, CEO, Bulgarian Stock Exchange Ali Çöplü, CIO, Borsa Istanbul Rob Smith, Trader, T3 Live Bruce Wisner, Senior Trader, Equity & Options, WTS Proprietary Trading Group Dan Gramza is President of Gramza Capital Management, Inc. and DMG Advisors, […]

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HTG Capital Partners’ Chris Hehmeyer on a non-profit open source wiki exchange

HTG Capital Partners’ Chris Hehmeyer on a non-profit open source wiki exchange

Written by on May 27, 2015 in Exchanges with 0 Comments

Chris Hehmeyer of HTG Capital Partners: Is it time for a non-profit open source wiki exchange? Chris Hehmeyer, CEO & Managing Member of HTG Capital Partners, was a speaker at last year’s Trading Show Chicago, where he presented a session titled “Is it time for a non-profit open source wiki exchange?”. Chris is CEO & […]

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Quant

Quant User Day at Trading Show Chicago

Quant User Day at Trading Show Chicago

Written by on April 27, 2015 in Quant, The Trading Show Chicago with 0 Comments

  We are happy to announce the participation of Quantopian for Quant User Day at Trading Show Chicago this June. Quantopian, a crowd-sourced quantitative hedge fund that offers a free algorithmic trading platform, will be sharing industry knowledge through presentations and roundtable discussions. Quant User day will feature participants from Quantopian such as Karen Rubin, […]

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Download eBook: Top 10 Quant Funds- Which quant shops are leading the pack?

Download eBook: Top 10 Quant Funds- Which quant shops are leading the pack?

Quantitative trading, along with computerized trading, is becoming extremely popular. More and more trading firms are now using complex algorithms to profit from market movements and inefficiencies. Conference producer of The Trading Show portfolio, Jesse Collin, complied a list of the top 10 quant funds. Download the eBook Some of the companies that made the […]

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Other Recent Posts

Panel of experts discuss managing latency and using messaging tools

Smarter vs. Faster: How to effectively manage latency and use messaging tools Moderator: Robert Pardo, President, Pardo Capital Limited Jeffrey Birnbaum, CEO & Founder, 60East Technologies Tony Pettipiece, Director, Cape City Command Sandeep, Tyagi, Founder and Managing Partner, Estee Capital LLC Gil Tene, CTO, Azul Systems Robert Pardo, President of Pardo Capital Limited, is an […]

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Alternative Trading Systems: The Essential Guide

Currently, there is no public transparency around the trading volume that occurs off exchange. FINRA CEO Rick Ketchum has publicly stated that “dark pools” have raised significant concerns among investors who are trying to understand them better and the trading that occurs on them. Given this context and the fact that more and more Alternative […]

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Eurex’s Megan Morgan on driving the evolution of the financial markets

Eurex’s Megan Morgan: Driving the evolution of the financial markets Megan Morgan is Vice President of sell side business development at Eurex Exchange. She is the VSTOXX® product manager for the Americas and has spearheaded the Exchange’s successful efforts to grow the product in the key US market. Megan also serves as Chicago Chapter Leader […]

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