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Corvil cooperates with BT for high-speed FX and equities monitoring in Asia

Corvil’s business centres on its trade monitoring and latency management systems for financial markets

Latency management specialist firm Corvil has released a monitoring solution for Asian equities and foreign exchange that is designed to help trading firms achieve faster trading performance. Corvil’s business centres on its trade monitoring and latency management systems for financial markets. Customers use the firm’s services for precision monitoring, troubleshooting and reporting of performance on […]

Warsaw Stock Exchange retools ahead of UTP launch

The Warsaw exchange is one of the largest trading centres in central and eastern Europe

Poland’s Warsaw Stock Exchange has adopted a set ofreal-time surveillance and compliance tools from technology provider SunGard to help prevent market abuse on its bourse, just months before the anticipated changeover to its new trading technology platform for equities.

Qatar Exchange unveils new mobile market watch app

The new Mobile Market Watch was developed entirely in-house by the Qatar Exchange.

The Qatar Exchange has released a new mobile market watch that runs on Apple devices including the iPad, iPhone and iPod, which it says will make it easier for investors to access market data.

Cyber-attacks prompt calls for greater banking security

Hacking attacks on financial institutions have becoming increasingly common

Recent high-profile cyber-attacks on western financial institutions prove that banks should be prepared to reinforce and revise their online security, according to Ash Patel, country manager UK and Ireland at security firm Stonesoft.

FS firms face resistance from within on cloud adoption

IT departments can be reluctant to adopt cloud technologies

Financial institutions may need to overcome resistance from within their own firms if they are to fully benefit from the latest cloud technologies, according to a panel of senior technologists and market participants.

UBS MTF chief calls for European consolidated tape

Robert Barnes UBS MTF

Robert Barnes, chief executive of UBS MTF, non-displayed trading platform for pan-European equities, has called on European regulators to mandate a consolidated tape of post-trade data so that trading firms can make sense of equities trading activity without excessive cost.