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Why do banks continue to build non-differentiating components?

Why do banks continue to build non-differentiating components?

What could Investment Banks learn from Apple’s approach to the supply chain? How can they use the same approach to drive return on equity and shareholder value? In any industry there is a supply chain. That supply chain consists of two sets of components, those that differentiate your product and those that do not. The […]

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Speeding and scaling market data dissemination

Millions of quotes per second   The challenge of speeding and scaling market data dissemination remains one the biggest facing our industry. A global leader in FX needs to disseminate millions of quotes per second to an ever increasing number of clients, prices that will be used to make FX trading decisions and prices at […]

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Reduced latency is winning the war against stale prices

FIX engine platform vendors must continuously improve performance if they are to keep meeting clients’ demands, says Rapid Addition Chairman Kevin Houstoun. Disseminating millions of quotes per second to an ever-increasing audience demands a huge amount of innovation and investment. Yet it is the only way to stay ahead of the pack and remain a […]

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Developing Trading Algorithms – Buy Vs Build

Electronic Trading Infrastructure It is always hard when you hear the phrase ‘veteran of the industry’ especially when you realise they are talking about you, however, given the youth and innovation that exists in the world of electronic trading, I find it hard to avoid using the term about myself. I started my career in […]

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BOE Report on the October 2016 Sterling Flash Crash

The Bank of England have today published a very enlightening Staff Working Paper from the Bank on the Sterling Flash Crash in October 2016. The report adds further weight to the argument put forward by an earlier report from the Bank for International Settlements that whilst the movement of the GBP/USD currency pair was due […]

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Rapid Addition acquires DET-Technologies to create ground breaking FIX offering

FIX offering Former BNP Paribas pair Petr Postulka and Jaromir Satanek, founders of DET Technologies, will also join Rapid Addition as part of the acquisition to lead its software development function. 8th October 2015, London: Rapid Addition, a leading provider of trading technology has entered an agreement to acquire the business, assets and employees of […]

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Rapid Addition – Microsoft Financial Services Partner

Rapid Addition has once again been confirmed as a Microsoft Financial Services Product Partner. Products include RA-ShortCut, a set of accelerators that integrate into Microsoft BizTalk, enabling simple transformation and normalisation between multiple versions of the FIX protocols and other protocols such as EMX, SWIFT, XML and many others. RA-ShortCut and Microsoft BizTalk enable financial […]

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