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big xyt: market data as a service

15 Feb 2017

big xyt, a PrizmNet provider, offers market data and analytics delivered as a fully managed service. A specialist data and analytics company, big xyt has more than 10 years’ experience of managing large data sets in business-critical applications for the financial industry.

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Andrew Housden appointed VP of Capital Markets

14 Feb 2017

Andrew Housden has joined Colt as VP of Capital Markets, reporting to Tom Regent, Colt’s Chief Commercial Officer. Andrew will be responsible for growing Colt’s Capital Markets vertical, overseeing some of Colt’s largest accounts across Europe, Asia and North America. Colt works with 18 of the top 25 banks and diversified financial groups, over 50 exchange venues and 13 European central banks.

Bats Hotspot for institutional FX

A transparent ECN marketplace structure for institutional FX trading Hotspot, a division of Bats Global Markets, was the first ECN for the institutional foreign exchange (FX) market, and it continues to set standards and win awards for performance and customer…

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Colt PrizmNet case study: global asset manager

A single connection to Colt PrizmNet gives a global asset management firm access to the global capital markets ecosystem..

HFM Leaders Summit: join cloud panel

Colt participates in cloud panel at HFM European Technology Leaders Summit Are you attending the HFM European Technology Leaders Summit? Please join the panel entitled ‘Head in the cloud: is cloud inevitably ubiquitous?’ Colt’s Ralph Achkar will be participating in…

Capital Markets Cloud Adoption roundtable

Save the date: roundtable event on cloud adoption with analyst house Celent taking place in London on Feb 1st  Brad Bailey, research director at Celent, will be presenting the key findings of his recent research into cloud adoption in the…

MiFID II: Electronification of Trading

28 Dec 2016

The electronification of trading in asset classes outside of equities is not a trend brought about only by MiFID II. It’s been slowly and inexorably creeping towards becoming a reality for a number of years and MiFID II …

Research: Cloud Acceptance in the Capital Markets

12 Dec 2016

The appetite for cloud-based services in capital markets has reached a critical point and cloud is set to become the main delivery model for certain key functions in the near future. The research, entitled ‘The cloud comes of age in capital markets’ shows that attitudes towards cloud have softened in the last 12-18 months, with participants showing more acceptance of the security, stability and reliability of cloud-based deployments. …

Omega ATS: your gateway to Canada

08 Dec 2016

Omega ATS began operations in December 2007 as the second Canadian ATS providing traders with an alternative venue for executions. It facilitates trading on all major Canadian listed exchanges…

Colt participates in MiFID II industry panel

25 Nov 2016

Preparing for MiFID II? Join us at the FISD General Meeting in New York. Colt’s Julie Hutchinson will be participating in a panel entitled ‘MiFID II Implementation: In America and Across the Globe’ taking place on 15-Dec. Part of the…

Meet Colt at the Singapore FIX Conference

The Colt Capital Markets team is sponsoring the ‘Singapore FIX Conference 2016 – Beyond Equities’ taking place on November 17th. The conference covers a wide spectrum of issues impacting the industry, including both equities and multi-asset trading. Colt’s Capital Markets…

Colt PrizmNet Expands North American Offering

17 Oct 2016

Colt is rapidly expanding the Colt PrizmNet financial extranet in North America to include a range of U.S. and Canadian financial content providers, foreign exchange (FX) venues and technology providers, including Hotspot, Nasdaq and Omega ATS. …