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TickSmith Turns Five Today: Milestones

By Francis Wenzel We are celebrating our five year anniversary today and are taking some time to look back at all that we have achieved as well as all the exciting opportunities that lie ahead of us. We incorporated on this day in 2012 and started out in Montreal with the four founders. [...]

2017-11-22T13:26:14+00:00 November 21st, 2017|News|

TickSmith Announces Addition of New Board Member, Mark Rodrigues, an Accomplished Industry Veteran

Montreal, September 12th, 2017: TickSmith announces the appointment of new Board Member, Mark Rodrigues, who joined in August 2017. Mark Rodrigues is a fintech industry veteran who will be working with TickSmith to further develop their overall strategy, customer service, and global expansion. The addition of the new Board Member comes a month after [...]

2017-09-11T15:03:32+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|

TickSmith Receives Strategic Investment from Illuminate Financial

The investment will help TickSmith meet the demand from exchanges, banks and buy-side institutions to use big data technology to centralise and monetise large volumes of capital markets data London, 20 July, 2017: TickSmith, a leader in big data applications for capital markets, has announced a strategic investment of CAD $2 million from Illuminate [...]

2017-07-21T10:59:31+00:00 July 20th, 2017|News|

TickSmith Launches its Marketplace Advanced Insights Module

First application to deliver in depth Canadian performance benchmarks Montreal, Quebec, May 30th, 2017 TickSmith, a leader in Big Data applications for the Capital Markets and financial services, today announced the launch of a new TickVault module. “Marketplace Advanced Insights” is designed to help market participants better understand how they are performing, how their [...]

2017-05-30T09:53:07+00:00 May 30th, 2017|News|

TickSmith releases a Python API for the new generation of financial data scientists

Montreal, May 18, 2017 - TickSmith, a leader in Big Data applications, released an open-source Python API feature to obtain data from its flagship TickVault Big Data platform. Based on Hadoop technology, TickVault processes, stores, and analyzes massive amounts of capital market data. The addition of the Python API to TickVault provides data scientists fine-grained [...]

2017-06-28T13:56:07+00:00 May 18th, 2017|News|

“MiFID II and Best Execution: The Challenges Ahead” Whitepaper Now Available

Jointly authored paper from Ticksmith and Cloudera highlights MiFID requirements and roadmap to data-driven solutions Montreal, April 3, 2017 -- TickSmith, a leader in big data applications for Capital Markets, today announced a jointly authored white paper with leading global data analytics and machine learning platform provider, Cloudera on MiFID II and best execution [...]

2017-04-03T09:24:19+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|News|

TickSmith and DataBP partner to provide more complete historical data distribution solutions for exchanges

Interface between TickVault financial big data platform and DataBP advanced billing and contract management provides simplified managed access to licensable financial data. New York, NY and Montreal, Canada, March 27, 2017 -- DataBP, a provider of enterprise SaaS technology suite and services for market data administration and business processes, and TickSmith, a leader in [...]

2017-03-27T10:19:25+00:00 March 27th, 2017|News|

TickVault Financial Big Data Management Platform Compatible with Thomson Reuters Tick History

Montreal, December 20, 2016 - TickSmith’s TickVault Platform is now compatible with Thomson Reuters Tick History, providing the buy side community an in-house solution to manage this data in its entirety through one single interface. To demonstrate the platform compatibility, TickSmith has launched a demonstration portal at https://trdata.tickvault.com. This demonstration site allows users to demo [...]

2017-03-22T12:33:39+00:00 December 19th, 2016|News|

December 9, 2016 MiFiD II webinar with Cloudera and TickSmith

MiFiD II Best Execution Compliance Webinar Register here MiFiD II regulation on the horizon means financial organisations will need to adhere to the requirements by 3 January 2018. That date may appear to be a long way off, yet the challenge is that traditional systems and approaches are either inadequate or will require tremendous investment in [...]

2017-03-22T12:33:39+00:00 December 6th, 2016|News|

CME Group collaborates with TickSmith to provide customer-friendly access to historical data

TickVault streamlines distribution of 450 Terabytes of historical data from CME DataMine CHICAGO and MONTREAL, October 19, 2016 – CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, and TickSmith, a leader in Big Data applications for Capital Markets, today announced an initiative to improve access to CME Group’s historical data by implementing TickVault [...]

2017-03-22T12:33:39+00:00 October 19th, 2016|News|