Trading Gets Busy, So Exchanges Look at Hardware

June 2005
Bank Technology News;Jun2005, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p13
Trade Publication
This article reports that a big spike in message traffic recorded at NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange earlier this year has underlined the importance of upgrading systems to handle data influxes expected because of the boosts in electronic trading. To handle the higher future volume, NASDAQ plans to upgrade in 2007 to a new suite of servers from Hewlett-Packard Co. based on Intel's dual core Itanium 2 processors, in which two distinct central processing units work together on the same chip.


Related Articles

  • NYSE Hybrid Proposal Strikes Compromises; Approval Likely, But Not All Are Happy. Bresiger, Gregory // Traders Magazine;Nov2005, Vol. 18 Issue 246, p10 

    Reports on the hybrid proposal of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) intended to increase electronic trading in the U.S. Filing of NYSE on a non-substantive seventh amendment to the plan; Comments of critics on the hybrid proposal; Contention of some industry trading sources that the last few...

  • ABSTRACT -- THE STOCK MARKET: SOME CONSIDERATIONS OF ITS FUTURE STRUCTURE. Mendelson, Morris // Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis;Nov74, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p829 

    The goal of American stock market reform is the establishment of a central market in which public orders are executed at the best price obtainable in an environment of competitive market makers. Among the measures needed to achieve this are: a consolidated tape, a consolidated quotation system,...

  • Holiday Cheer.  // Time;1/5/1970, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p59 

    The article offers information on the status of the U.S. stock prices in the stock exchange market in 1970 during Christmas holidays. Paul McCracken, the chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers had suggested that country's Federal Reserve Board should relax its credit restraint...

  • Earnings: Up.  // Time;11/17/1961, Vol. 78 Issue 20, p85 

    The article reports on the rise of stock market prices traded on the New York Stock Exchange as reflected on the rise in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. It notes that the reasons for the increase can be attributed to high automobile sales, government spending, and the rise on the dividends of...

  • Inet to Launch Pricing Pilot For Five Big Board Stocks. Clary, Isabelle // Securities Industry News;7/12/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 25, p10 

    Reports on the launch of a pricing pilot to trade several New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) stocks in the U.S. on August 2, 2004. List of companies to which the fees will apply; Adoption of the NYSE pricing model by Inet; Plan of the NYSE to transform its small-order Direct+ system into a...

  • Stock prices.  // Hollywood Reporter;9/28/95, Vol. 339 Issue 9, p14 

    Presents information on stock prices according to the New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange and the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations for September 27, 1995.

  • Stock prices.  // Hollywood Reporter;5/19/95, Vol. 337 Issue 17, p12 

    Presents charts on the performance of the stock prices at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), American Stock Exchange (AMEX) and the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (NASDAQ) relating to the motion picture and entertainment industry in the United States as of May...

  • Stock prices.  // Hollywood Reporter;4/10/95, Vol. 336 Issue 39, p9 

    Reports on developments concerning stock prices in the New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange and the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations Systems as of April 7, 1995.

  • Closing Opening. Schroeder, Mary // Securities Industry News;2/2/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p10 

    Reports on the plan of ArcaEx to provide an alternative to the closing prices of the stocks in Nasdaq. Information on the limit-and market-order opening for listed Nasdaq stocks provided by ArcaEx; Actions taken by Nasdaq to address criticism over the quality of its closing price; Comparison of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics