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Identifying outliers in equity trading – why it matters

By Mark Montgomery, Strategy & Business Development, big xyt

Enormous volumes of data might be the lifeblood of quantitative analytics, but for the typical trader, dealing with data in any asset class can be complex, costly and daunting. With the explosion of data in recent years and the continuing appearance of new data sources, the challenge for practitioners is growing all […]

Boom in tick-data-as-a-service

By Robin Mess, CEO, big xyt

The rise of quantitative analysis is mirrored by a rise in demand for its fuel – data. With one feeding the other, investment firms and banks are increasingly reliant upon products and services that can be tested and proven in a way that for many markets was impossible ten years ago. As a result, the […]

Winning business by navigating through the new liquidity landscape

By Robin Mess, CEO, big xyt

MiFID II offers a fresh start for business relationships in capital markets. By reframing the way in which dealers and trading venues seek to manage and match client trades it is implicitly changing where buy-side firms choose to route and execute their orders.

A new framework

The new directive, and its sister regulation MiFIR, have established a […]