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“MiFID 2 double volume caps – the end of dark trading?” – Automated Trader Magazine publishes a report contributed by our Head of Analytics

Ulrich Nögel, Co-founder and Head of Analytics, writes about DVCs and LIS trading published in the Q3/4 issue 44 of the Automated Trader Magazine

A controversial rule in MiFID 2 is the double volume cap mechanism for dark pools. Recently, a quantitative study presented dramatic numbers on the percentage of stocks that would be suspended under the regime. We investigate if the […]

big xyt announces Cboe Europe Equities as Liquidity Cockpit customer to provide enhanced visibility over liquidity

Cboe is using Liquidity Cockpit to track execution quality and LIS trading activity in line with ESMA thresholds

London, 29 Nov 2017: big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, today announced that Cboe Europe Equities (Cboe), the largest stock exchange in Europe by value traded, is using its Liquidity Cockpit, designed to give global trading and […]

Our CEO to speak at the Deutsche Boerse Open Day 2017, Oct 5th

Robin Mess, our CEO, will speak about navigation in a dynamic liquidity landscape (pre and post MiFID II) and how analytics helps to optimize trading performance. 

In the afternoon Robin will share thoughts on the dynamic liquidity landscape: Fragmented liquidity and the emergence of new venues and order types like periodic auctions, dark pools or LIS venues, are not new to Pan-European […]

SIX Swiss Exchange joins xyt hub for tick data distribution and analytics

Helps trading participants develop, backtest and optimise trading and execution strategies

London, 25 September 2017: big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, announced today that SIX Swiss Exchange has joined the xyt hub to provide high quality tick data to its trading participants, enabling them to develop, evaluate and backtest new trading and execution strategies while […]

big xyt launches xyt hub for tick data analytics, backtesting and distribution

Secures Bats as xyt hub partner to provide tick data to end-clients for algo backtesting and analytics
London, 14 September 2017: big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, today announced the launch of big xyt hub to enable the global trading community to integrate tick data and analytics in a more convenient and cost-effective way, via a single […]

big xyt adds Market Impact Analysis to Liquidity Cockpit allowing trading firms to optimize trading and execution

Liquidity Cockpit now offers a dashboard for Market Impact Analysis
The market impact dashboard offers various measures to estimate expected transaction costs. It allows to investigate the price change before and after a trade. The measures are calculated on every single trade for all securities across venues and trading days.

The interactive dashboard provides essential insight for trading firms as it helps to […]

big xyt launches Liquidity Cockpit to provide trading firms with enhanced visibility over liquidity across asset classes

Liquidity Cockpit to track LIS trading activity in line with ESMA thresholds
London, 27 July 2017: big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, today announced the launch of its Liquidity Cockpit, designed to give global trading and investment firms enhanced visibility over dark and lit liquidity, and the ability to navigate and analyse European market share […]

Tick Data API available for Quants, Traders and IT – Free Trials

Update: big xyt extends the ACTIV X-ray platform to support tick data for more than 80 markets globally.
ACTIV X-ray now offers seamless access to petabytes of historical tick data. Key features are

Access to high-quality tick data for more than 80 markets with a single interface.
Global coverage with trades, top-of-the-book and market depth (for selected markets).
Attractive pricing with flexible models, e.g. per […]

High-Performance Computing in Finance

Technology enables firms to leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning in many new areas. These new applications require cost-effective compute platforms and seamless access to large datasets. Learn how the Banking, Finance and Insurance sector is managing these challenges in the new issue of Financial Markets Insights:

Powering Up – Handling high-performance computing to boost alpha and risk management

The complexities surrounding the Banking, Finance […]

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big xyt was founded by a team of experts combining more than five decades of experience in risk management, regulatory and financial reporting, analytics solutions arising from regulatory requirements, e.g. MiFID II, and engineering for data management and analytics. The team of seven founders has been working together since 2005 and in 2014 they formally formed big xyt to continue and expand this work.

With big xyt you can leverage our seasoned capabilities in your markets. Get in touch with us and get yourself some innovation.


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