Big Data Solutions

By Jimmy Huang Coping with Big Data: CSTA 2018 Recap This past August, at the 2018 annual Canadian Traders Securities Association, TickSmith was invited to speak with industry titans on the importance of using big data technologies as financial firms accumulate more and more data. The panel was moderated by Patrick Mcentyre, Managing Director, Electronic Trading & Services at National Bank Financial. …

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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 clients …

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By Emilie KatavicWe’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 find off-the-shelf software …

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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 why we’ve …

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New functionality simplifies management and distribution of millions of files for financial institutions including hedge funds, banks, dealers and exchanges. MONTREAL – July 11, 2016 – TickSmith’s TickVault Platform has been enhanced with File Inventory, a module for managing and distributing large quantities of data files from multiple sources. Large financial data producers and consumers …

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TickSmith’s Big Data management platform, TickVault, was recently implemented for use by National Bank of Canada. Based on Hadoop technology, TickVault accumulates and rebuilds all Canadian stock trading activity and is used for post-trade analysis and back testing. Global Equity Derivatives Group (GED) at National Bank is a leader in market-making of exchange-traded securities such as …

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Fast Web-based Point-and-click Access to Historical Market Depth Data and Analytics For Compliance and Trading MONTREAL – April 23, 2015 – TickSmith Corp, a provider of Hadoop-based financial big data solutions, today announced that it has added Book Replay, an historical book viewer, to its TickVault Financial Big Data Platform. Book Replay accesses exchange and …

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