Cloud – Finding the Alpha with Market Data
Xignite provides a view on the market data challenges faced by hedge funds:
- Soaring quote and execution message rates
- Continuing fragmentation of execution venues
- Increasing demand for multi-asset class and global data.
Xignite then goes on to offer the top 5 advantages of cloud market data, all an interesting read:
- Top 5 Wealth Management Technology Challenges Addressed by the Cloud
- Top 5 Hedge Fund Technology Challenges All Blown Away by the Cloud
- Top 5 Investment Management Technology Challenges Addressed by the Cloud
- Top 5 Broker-Dealer Technology Challenges Crushed by the Cloud
Which then leads to the following postings:
- Top 5 Financial Technology Challenges Addressed by the Cloud
- Top 5 Financial Website and App Challenges Addressed by a Cloud-Based Market Data Solution
Which leads to the final thoughts:
- How many people are building on the Xignite service? Are you? If so, can you provide a hint as to what you are doing?
- There appears ample “start-up” opportunity around leveraging Xignite, offering cloud services to the financial services world