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May 31 2011 | 2:13pm ET
The Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange, which began offering automated trading services earlier this month, has chosen Horizon Software solutions to support its trading platform.
"Horizon Software’s open and scalable architecture perfectly meets our members’ business requirements while handling ultra-low latency and high throughput. This is an ideal choice to provide a state-of-the-art and future-proof electronic trading solution," said Barry Cheung, chairman of HKMEx.
Horizon Software provides global exchange and broker connectivity to a range of market players, from latency-sensitive financial institutions to market makers seeking high-throughput trading systems.
The firm’s gateways offer load balancing and throttling capabilities, failover management and advanced monitoring tools.
The HKMEx provides an electronic platform for commodities trading in the Asia-Pacific time zone.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...