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Maximising double volume cap data

By Mark Montgomery, Strategy & Business Development, big xyt

The introduction of the double volume cap (DVC) mechanism as part of MiFIR has heralded a new era in European equity trading, limiting for the first time the universe of securities that can be traded on dark pools. Nearly eight months on from the first DVC suspensions, we can begin to assess […]

big xyt launches Liquidity Cockpit for ETFs

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New analytics platform creates navigation tool for fragmented Exchange Traded Funds markets
London, Frankfurt, 25th September 2018. big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities is pleased to announce the launch of the ETF Liquidity Cockpit introducing liquidity metrics for ETFs with new navigation tools enriched with reference data from Ultumus, the specialist distributor of ETF composition […]

big xyt adds Double Volume Cap Dashboard to Liquidity Cockpit

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Understanding liquidity shifts triggered by double volume caps
London, Frankfurt, 20th September 2018. big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, is delighted to announce a key enhancement to the Liquidity Cockpit to include a Double Volume Cap (DVC) dashboard, allowing clients to understand where volume migrates when the DVCs change.

The big xyt Liquidity Cockpit is […]

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 […]

Societe Generale selects big xyt’s Liquidity Cockpit for enhanced equities trading activity analysis

Delivering independent, consolidated view of post MiFID II fragmented liquidity landscape

London, Frankfurt, Paris, 25th April 2018.  big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, is pleased to announce the addition of Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) as a client of its Liquidity Cockpit, providing a consolidated view across all European trading venue activity […]

Senior executive from Barclays Capital joins big xyt

Mark Montgomery strengthens Strategy & Business Development

London, Frankfurt, Paris, 24th April 2018.  big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, is delighted to announce the arrival of Mark Montgomery in a key role supporting Strategy and Business Development. In this newly created role, Mark will focus on ensuring alignment of the business strategy with client needs […]

Big xyt delivers enhanced transparency on SI volumes under MiFID II

Liquidity Cockpit dashboards now identifies addressable SI liquidity for MiFID II Best Execution

London, Frankfurt, 27 March 2018. big xyt, the independent provider of high-volume, smart data and analytics capabilities, is pleased to announce the addition of enhanced functionality on its Liquidity Cockpit dashboard, providing greater transparency on over-the-counter (OTC) equities activity, including Systematic Internaliser (SI) transactions.

The latest functionality, called ‘Liquidity […]

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 […]