GeithnerGate: Love Him or Leave Him?

An investigation into the government rescue of AIG unearthed emails showing that the NY Federal Reserve, at that time under the control of now Treasury…

Taking Low Latency to the Next Level – Jan 27 2010

Discover why organizations like NYSE Euronext are using some of the latest high performance networking technology to improve throughput and reduce latency throughout the trade…

The Trade – OTC derivatives reforms to accelerate automation

“The automation that will result from standardisation of OTC derivatives will make it easier to get fair prices, as well as making it simpler to…

Latency Transparency and the SEC: Interesting but not Relevant

Almost everyone agrees on one thing regarding financial reform – the need for more transparency.  Price transparency, market transparency and open position transparency have been…

Compliance Reporter – TABB: Derivatives Rules Coming This Summer

The bill that eventually emerges from the Senate will resemble the House of Representatives’ bill on most major issues, but there are several details that…

Wall Street Letter – Equities Trading Industry Tackles Latency Measurement

The demand for a latency standard has increased with the rise in high-frequency trading, higher trading volumes and more volatility. Latency has been reduced in…

Information Management – Data Centers as Important As Trading Floor, Says Tabb Group

“From a sell side perspective, it means that those guys–major data center providers such as Equinix and Savvis– should look to expand current client footprints…

Risk.net – Number of OTC derivatives dealers could double after US reforms

At the moment, there are 15 major dealers in OTC derivatives, according to Kevin McPartland, a senior analyst at the TABB Group and author of…

SIN – Budgeting for Latency: If I Shave a Microsecond, Will I See a 10X Profit?

The trick is to make sure the money being spent to remove delays will be more than reimbursed by the profits achieved in the trading…