Tag: acquisition

LSEG, London Stock Exchange
May 18, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

LSEG acquires market data solutions provider MayStreet

This expansion complements LSEG’s real-time feeds and historical market data value proposition especially for front office customers, who support research and strategy development and to power electronic trading applications with the these solutions. Andrea Remyn Stone, Group Head, Data & Analytics, LSEG, said: Combining LSEG’s strong track record as a leader in Enterprise Data with…

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Cboe Global Markets
May 03, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Cboe Global Markets finalises acquisition of ErisX

Cboe announced that it plans to operate the company as a subsidiary. ErisX’s Chief Executive Officer Thomas Chippas will remain as head of the digital asset business. As part of Cboe, Chippas will report directly to Chris Isaacson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Cboe. Thomas Chippas, Chief Executive Officer of ErisX, commented:…

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Twitter acquired by Elon Musk
April 26, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Billionaire Elon Musk buys Twitter

Elon Musk commented: Free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy, and Twitter is the digital town square where matters vital to the future of humanity are debated. I also want to make Twitter better than ever by enhancing the product with new features, making the algorithms open source to increase trust, defeating the…

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April 20, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Robinhood to acquire UK digital currency firm Ziglu

Mark Hipperson, Founder and CEO of Ziglu, commented: Ziglu and Robinhood share a common set of goals, working to reduce the barriers to entry for a new generation of investors, and we’re excited to pursue  that mission together. As part of Robinhood, we’ll supercharge Robinhood’s expansion across Europe and bring better access to crypto and…

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Acquisition
March 16, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Trading Technologies announces acquisition of RCM-X

The technology provider also offers comprehensive trade analytics and independent transaction cost analysis (TCA) solutions and back-testing and simulation services. Its engineering team can work together with clients to develop bespoke algorithmic strategies or fully automated solutions specifically designed for their trading objectives. Joe Signorelli, RCM-X CEO, said: We’re extremely proud of what we’ve built…

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Visa
March 11, 2022 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Visa announces finalising acquisition of Tink

Charlotte Hogg, CEO of Visa Europe, commented: Digital tools are driving the new economy, and the combination of Visa and Tink will support greater choice and quality of digital money services as the lines between commerce, financial services and payments continue to converge. Jack Forestell, Chief Product Officer of Visa, added: Openness and innovation are…

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