In the financial industry, speed is everything. Taking advantage of trends and market opportunities, but also responding to new regulations, means a constant focus on developing systems with lower latency, snappier GUIs and faster event handling.
But the development process itself also needs to be fast. Speed means being able to learn quicker – exploring new solutions, finding out what works, and innovating at a faster pace. All while keeping quality in mind and building it into every product so that it is easier to test and verify, which enables even faster development.
FIX Infrastructure While trading products continue to raise trading platform complexities, the need to automate end-to-end testing is essential to ensure the ever growing number of flow permutations perform as expected. With time-to-market being a key success factor, organizations struggle to test existing and new functionality in acceptable time frames while ensuring reliability. What are the repercussions […] April 17, 2018
Execution Delivering functionality in response to convergence of market structure. A white paper by GreySpark Partners and Itiviti. Historically distinct, the FX and equity derivatives markets have undergone significant changes in structure that have effectively seen them converge and create much the same pressures for market participants. This has in turn had an impact on the […] April 9, 2018
Execution In the final video in this OMS-EMS series, Lars Wiberg, VP Strategic Research Trading and Trade Execution, discusses innovation in the order and execution management and outlines the most pressing challenges facing firms post-MiFID II. Go to Solutions April 4, 2018
Trading Trends towards passive investment strategies and the constant search for liquidity and cost efficiency have heavily influenced development and innovation in the ETF trading space. This has in turn made trading more complex, and created several substantial pain points for market participants, not least around ETF pricing. In this video, Chris Anderson and Ildar Khalidov […] March 28, 2018