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Building on Top of the TickVault Platform is Easy – The DXC Fixnetix Use Examples

By Emilie Katavic TickSmith's Data Lake platform, TickVault, provides the missing link to centralize data from external and internal data sources. Based on big data technology and built as a modular and scalable framework, TickVault can be installed on premise and on cloud. The open nature of TickVault makes it easier than ever for [...]

2018-06-20T18:54:14+00:00juin 15th, 2018|Blogue|

JWG RegTech 2018 Conference Recap

By Emilie Katavic We exhibited at the JWG 2018 RegTech conference last week. The audience included more than 200 senior-level attendees from top-tier banks and buy-side firms. All these executives came to the conference to learn more on how they can meet regulatory compliance and wanted more information on where to focus their [...]

2018-03-19T17:01:27+00:00mars 19th, 2018|Blogue|

Build vs. Buy: When it becomes obvious

By Emilie Katavic We’ve all heard it. It’s the age old ‘build vs. buy’ software debate. You (assuming you are a financial institution or a market maker) have a great challenge of deciding whether you should save money with a ready-to-go solution or invest in a costly and time-consuming yet customizable option. You [...]

2018-01-17T14:50:24+00:00janvier 17th, 2018|Blogue|

2017 Canada FinTech Forum Recap

By Emilie Katavic We had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the 2017 Canada FinTech Forum. The conference is held annually by Finance Montreal and if you were not sure about attending or could not make it this year, we’ve got you covered!  It was a success and their biggest conference yet [...]

2017-10-20T17:11:01+00:00octobre 19th, 2017|Blogue|

Transaction Cost Analysis: A TickSmith Breakdown

By Jimmy Huang For professional traders a surefire way to increase profitability is to decrease transaction costs. Management expense ratios or commission fees are examples of important explicit costs to take into account. These costs are fixed and involve relatively straightforward numbers. The difficulty lies in mitigating the implicit market impact and timing [...]

2018-04-10T11:09:43+00:00août 11th, 2017|Blogue|

How to get started with TickVault’s Python API

By Bogdan Istrate Big Data: everyone talks about it, but few know how to leverage it for a competitive advantage. At TickSmith, we live and breathe Big Data, and we know that easy access to the wealth of data created every day is every bit as important as the processing done on it. That's [...]

2018-01-11T15:26:56+00:00mai 16th, 2017|Blogue|