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WatersTechnology: LiquidityBook Integrates FactSet Data, Analytics

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Inside Market Data’s Max Bowie talks to LiquidityBook’s Sean Sullivan about its move to integrated exchange prices, reference data and benchmark information from FactSet Research Systems into its trading and portfolio management platforms. “FactSet provides all the information needed to streamline and accelerate the buy-side workflow, from news and quotes to robust volume analytics and powerful portfolio… Continue reading WatersTechnology: LiquidityBook Integrates FactSet Data, Analytics

TabbFORUM: Event-Driven Trading Delivers Alpha (Remember Alpha?)

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Joe Ranieri, Wall Street Horizon’s Head of Channel Partnerships & Data Management, writes in Tabb Forum that events data contains important signals that can generate alpha for the firms that have access to the data and know what to look for – whether they favor a fundamental, technical, or quantitative approach. Read the full article… Continue reading TabbFORUM: Event-Driven Trading Delivers Alpha (Remember Alpha?)

REDI — The EMS Vendor Review: A Practical Guide to Vetting a Trading Platform’s Service and Support Organization

Sam Belden

Sam Belden

As trading platforms have evolved over the years, their features have grown in number and sophistication. With every technology advancement, regulatory change and market structure shift, new capabilities have emerged for traders to master. At the same time as this explosion in functionality, true integration with the rest of the trading stack has become a… Continue reading REDI — The EMS Vendor Review: A Practical Guide to Vetting a Trading Platform’s Service and Support Organization

The TRADE News: Crow Point Implements LiquidityBook’s All-in-One Platform

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The TRADE News’ Hayley McDowell talks with principal portfolio manager at Crow Point Partners Peter DeCaprio about their decision to replace the Eze Investment Suite with LiquidityBook’s POEMS – which couples OMS, EMS, PMS and FIX connectivity into a single platform. “Traditionally deployed OMSs often include significant hidden costs related to the required physical infrastructure… LiquidityBook’s model… Continue reading The TRADE News: Crow Point Implements LiquidityBook’s All-in-One Platform

WatersTechnoloy: Vendors Share UX Best Practices

Mark Dowd

Mark Dowd

Buy-Side Technology’s Dan DeFrancesco spoke with several senior product executives to get their thoughts on the best steps firms can take to elevate their user experience. Among them was Brian Mullane, global head of product management at REDI. Read the full piece here.

The TRADE: Here Comes the Sun(light)

Mark Dowd

Mark Dowd

Writing in The TRADE, REDI CEO Rishi Nangalia, says that opaque, bundled pricing models are in no one’s best interest, and that transparency is finally coming to trading technology vendor pricing models. To read the full article, click here.

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