• 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • S&P Capital IQ's QuantHouse Operation Selects KVH Data Centre

    4 February 2013

    London, 4 February 2013: QuantHouse, S&P Capital IQ's Real Time operation and the global provider of next generation trading solutions, has aligned with KVH, Asia's leading information delivery platform, to enable its clients to benefit from proximity to the main Asian exchanges. The demand for proximity services has increased significantly in recent years due to the international growth of low latency trading and global investing. Client requirements for enhanced access through reduced execution times and improvements to the trade cycle have led to the opening of a number of new data centres by exchange operators. "The growing ecosystem community and the many potential customers that it encompasses, presents QuantHouse with an opportunity to develop our business significantly," commen...

  • S&P Capital IQ’s Real Time Acquisition, QuantHouse, Expands Coverage in Asia

    29 January 2013

    London, 29 January 2013: S&P Capital IQ is expanding its real time presence through the establishment of a Singapore office for its QuantHouse operation, which provides global next generation trading solutions. This expansion reflects the need for S&P Capital IQ to support its growing client base in the region and to capture the demand for low latency services from a diverse range of businesses, spanning the US, Europe and Asia regions. As financial markets have developed and diversified, and client focus has become increasingly global, Asia has become more and more strategically important. The region continues to enjoy significant growth, compared to the unpredictable status of the sector in Europe. The acquisition of QuantHouse by S&P Capital IQ last year has enabled the bus...

  • QuantHouse and Cisco team on low latency Asian network

    19 December 2012

    QuantHouse, a part of S&P Capital IQ and the global provider of next generation trading solutions, has partnered with Cisco, the worldwide leader in networking to assist in the implementation of its ultra low latency network across Asia, to provide data transfer at the highest speeds available. In recent years, the global demand for high frequency trading and low latency technology has increased considerably. Buy- and sell-side trading firms are being forced to improve their infrastructures and companies are competing to provide the fastest and most reliable systems in order to keep up with the pace of the international market. The two partners are delivering technologies that allow clients to access the heart of the Asian exchanges at the optimum speed. The combination of QuantLINK, i...

  • QuantHouse, Interxion, GreySpark Partners and TMX Atrium join forces

    31 October 2012

    QuantHouse, a part of S&P Capital IQ, Interxion, GreySpark Partners and TMX Atrium have joined forces to launch a new consortium, which leverages their knowledge and experience of the sell-side community to address the various challenges facing the industry. Stephane Leroy, Head of Sales and Marketing at QuantHouse, part of S&P Capital IQ commented: There has been an on-going revolution in trading since the first exchanges went fully electronic more than a decade ago. New technologies have emerged offering lower cost of ownership and simplified implementation allowing early adopters to reap the benefits of this technological change. The recent effects of regulatory changes, the global crisis, technology's rapid evolution and new trading needs are forcing the financial community to ...

  • Deep Blue Capital Leverages QuantFEED and QuantLINK to Improve Business Performance

    6 June 2012

    New York, Paris and London, 6 June 2012: QuantHouse, a business of S&P Capital IQ providing real-time market data and end-to-end systematic trading, announced that Deep Blue Capital, a Netherlands-based high-tech fully automated trading firm, has implemented the company’s QuantFEED and QuantLINK products to improve its business performance. QuantHouse works with its large buy-side client base to easily integrate the latest technology into their existing infrastructure and investment approach. This will in turn standardise and rationalise trading capabilities as well as deliver improved risk and budget control for optimum performance levels. QuantFEED captures raw data co-located within the exchange, performs micro-second decoding and delivers normalised data through a single API (App...

  • QuantHouse releases major automated trading platform upgrade

    25 April 2012

    QuantHouse, Newly acquired S&P Capital IQ unit enhances speed, data and workflow capabilities on quants’ preferred trading platform. New York, Paris and London – 24 April 2012 – QuantHouse, a business of S&P Capital IQ providing real-time market data and end-to-end systematic trading solutions to global users, announced the release of QuantFACTORY 5.3.0 to enable quant traders, researchers and developers at banks, hedge funds and prop desks to quickly build and deploy alpha models thus allowing them to focus on business development. The firm’s advanced algo-trading development tool is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) designed to help clients in North America, Europe and Asia to significantly optimize each step of the automated trading development cycle, from ...

  • S&P Capital IQ Acquires QuantHouse, Real-Time Exchange and Market Data Leader

    3 April 2012

    Together with Recent Acquisition of Risk Analytics Leader R2 Financial Technologies, Purchase Solidifies S&P Capital IQ’s Leadership Role Among Providers Of Financial Information Solutions S&P Capital IQ, a business line of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP) offering global multi-asset class data solutions, market research and portfolio risk analytics to global investors, today announced it has acquired QuantHouse, an independent global provider of market data and end-to-end systematic trading solutions. This includes ultra-low-latency market data technologies, algo-trading development frameworks, proximity hosting and order routing services for hedge funds, market makers, proprietary desks and latency-sensitive sell-side firms. “The acquisition of QuantHouse will provi...