• Business Communiqué

    15 October 2013

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  • ARQA Technologies Leverages S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions’ Global ConsolidatedFEED

    8 October 2013

    London, 8 October 2013: ARQA Technologies (ARQA), the independent financial markets software provider, has announced it will provide clients with a consolidated financial data feed provided by S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions. The global provider of next generation trading products will address the growing demand from ARQA clients for differentiated low-latency data at different speeds. S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions is one of ARQA Technologies’ long-standing partners in the provision of ‘fast’ market data delivery. The global ConsolidatedFEED, an additional offering from the firm, is designed for investors, sales/traders and risk managers, as well as electronic quote and news applications. The end-to-end market data feed is delivered to support electronic trading appl...

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  • S&P Capital IQ Partners with Arista Networks to Further Enhance its Direct Market Access Technology

    16 September 2013

    London, 16 September 2013 - S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions, the global provider of innovative market data services, and trading and infrastructure solutions has partnered with Arista Networks. The collaboration with Arista, leaders in software defined cloud networking solutions, will provide S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Solutions’ clients with advanced data transfer speeds and improved performance via the firm’s QuantLINK offering. In a constantly evolving industry, trading technology providers are under increasing pressure to offer clients the most effective solutions available. S&P Capital IQ continues to remain ahead of the curve in providing highly competitive solutions to clients across the international stage. Through this partnership, S&P Capital IQ Real-Time Sol...

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  • S&P Capital IQ's Real-Time Solutions Extends QuantLINK Low Latency and Co-Location Hosting Services into HKEx Datacenter

    22 May 2013

    S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time Solutions has extended its low latency connectivity and co-location services to Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), through its QuantLINK solution. Buy- and sell-side firms in the region will now have access to the offering, while global clients will benefit from an optimised data feed and order routing services. In recent years, global financial institutions have placed a growing emphasis on the strategic importance of Asia, particularly in contrast to less predictable markets such as Europe. The sustained growth in the region has led to developing and diversifying client demand, which S&P Capital IQ has met with new innovative solutions. By becoming a service provider at the HKEx next generation data centre, firms will benefit from the hi...

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  • Mandara Capital Leverages Tbricks Solution Powered by QuantFEED and QuantLINK

    22 April 2013

    Fully hosted trading service Tbricks OnDemand, powered by S&P Capital IQ’s QuantLINK and QuantFEED, improves speed and quality of Mandara Capital’s futures trade execution. Stockholm and London, Tbricks, the provider of next-generation automated and click-trading systems, announced that Mandara Capital, a leading hedge fund specialist in crude oil and derivatives, has implemented its fully hosted trading service for all their futures trading requirements. Tbricks OnDemand is powered by QuantLINK and QuantFEED from S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time Solutions. Tbricks’ out-of-the-box futures trading platform provides superior speed to help improve the quality of Mandara Capital’s execution fills. Mandara Capital will also benefit longer-term, with the ability to develop proprieta...

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  • S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time Solutions Announces Advanced Genetic Algorithm Capabilities

    17 April 2013

    TradeTech Europe,S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time Solutions has announced the latest release of its automated trading platform. QuantFACTORY 5.3.2 includes a number of new features, based on continuous client feedback and extensive development, which will help strengthen its overall capabilities and performance. Quant traders, researchers and developers at banks, hedge funds and prop desks will benefit from the firm’s QuantDEVELOPER, QuantDATACENTER and QuantFRAMEWORK offerings. These will enable them to build and deploy alpha models more rapidly, thus allowing them to further focus on business development. QuantFACTORY offers a complete set of tools for the development and automation of quantitative trading strategies. Based on a .NET framework clients can rationalize their trading str...

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  • S&P Capital IQ Launches First in a Series of Real-time Data Delivery Solutions for Rapidly Evolving Global Market

    15 April 2013

    LONDON S&P Capital IQ, a business line of the McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSC:MHP) and a leading provider of multi-asset class data, research and analytics, today announced the availability of a consolidated financial data feed providing normalized, global content from over 110 exchanges that can be taken from a single point of presence. This new capability addresses industry demand for differentiated, low-latency data at different speeds. S&P Capital IQ’s Real-Time solution currently supports two core co-location facilities in New York and London, with plans to add Hong Kong later this year, consolidating data from the company’s 21 points of presence around the globe. This state of the art, distributed network architecture allows clients to easily consume global real-time market ...

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  • Tbricks OnDemand – A Fully Managed Trading Service

    18 March 2013

    Introducing a managed service powered by QuantLINK and QuantFEED Stockholm, Sweden, 18 March 2013 Tbricks, the provider of next generation automated trading systems, today announced Tbricks OnDemand. Go from concept to launch with no installation, no overhead, no hardware investments. Tbricks OnDemand is powered by QuantLINK and QuantFEED from S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time solutions. Tbricks OnDemand is a fully managed trading infrastructure with native connectivity, or DMA and normalised market data through QuantFEED, to major cash and derivatives exchanges, MTFs and brokers. Built with colocation in mind for professional traders and market makers, it is a complete package encompassing network, hardware, market data and order routing. Offering Tbricks as a managed service enables our ...

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  • QuantHouse Leverages BT to Expand Asian Distribution Capabilities

    20 February 2013

    London, 20 February 2013:QuantHouse, S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time operation and the global provider of next generation trading solutions, is expanding its core services to Asia by teaming-up with BT. QuantHouse will be using BT Radianz services to distribute its low-latency European and American market data feeds into the Asia/Pacific region. As part of the agreement QuantHouse will be connecting to the BT Radianz Cloud, which supports the largest secure networked financial community in the world, to make its services available to its customers across the Asia/Pacific region. It will also be using BT Radianz Venue Interconnect to offer QuantHouse customers optimised low-latency connectivity between three key routes: London/Singapore, Singapore/Tokyo and Tokyo Chicago. Tom Regent, Pre...

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  • BCS’ Prime Brokerage Division Selects S&P Capital IQ’s QuantHouse Operation

    18 February 2013

    BCS’ Prime Brokerage Division Selects S&P Capital IQ’s QuantHouse Operation for Advanced Trading Technologies to Hedge Fund Clients London, 18 February 2013: QuantHouse, S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time operation and the global provider of next generation trading solutions, has partnered with the European arm of leading Russian financial institution BCS Financial Group (‘BCS’), to launch low latency market data for MICEX-RTS – Russia’s main equity market. In addition, BCS is leveraging its trading infrastructure and advanced algo-trading development tools. There is established and long-term demand among European buy-side firms, hedge funds and specialist trading firms to access the Russian market. Coupled with this, is the increasing investment in smart and cost-effective t...

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