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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 […]

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 […]

TABB GROUP RELEASES ITS FIRST EUROPEAN EQUITIES LIQUIDITYMATRIX™

Using big xyt’s Liquidity Cockpit To Provide Detailed Equity Market Share Trends Enabling MiFID II Transparency For Trading And Investment Firms

New York and London January 31, 2018 – TABB Group, the international research and consulting firm focused exclusively on capital markets, has released its first monthly report tracking liquidity in European equity markets.

This new report, named the European Equities LiquidityMatrix™, […]

“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 […]