Kx announces Dashboards integration with Finsemble and OpenFin

29 Jun 2018 | , , , ,

(New York, London, 29 June 2018) Kx, a division of First Derivatives plc (FD) and provider of the industry-leading kdb+ analytics database, has announced Dashboards for Kx integration with Finsemble and OpenFin. Dashboards for Kx’s rich visualization, powered by the complex processing capabilities and speed of Kx technology, is now enhanced with a seamless desktop

Kx powers large-scale in-memory research at Squarepoint Capital

25 Apr 2017 | , , , , , ,

Kx Systems, a subsidiary of First Derivatives (FD) plc, announces that Squarepoint Capital, a global systematic investment manager, has significantly expanded its use of Kx technology for investment research. As faster large-memory servers are becoming standard, investment managers like Squarepoint are designing their systems to capitalize on the extra speed available when analyzing the vast datasets that underpin their investment models. Squarepoint is taking advantage of these large-memory servers to get the best performance on complex analytics with a lower total cost of ownership compared to other technologies on the market.

‘Q Tips’ offers practical guidance and tips for financial Big Data analytics

25 Mar 2015 | , , , , ,

Palo Alto, CA (25 Mar 2015) – Kx Systems, a leader in high-performance database and time-series analytics, today announced the publication of “Q Tips: Fast, Scalable and Maintainable Kdb+” by Nick Psaris, the new book for programmers immersed in analyzing Big Data in financial services. Q is the expressive query and programming language built into

Yieldbroker chooses Kx for Surveillance

20 May 2014 | , , , ,

Kx announces the implementation of its Kx for Surveillance solution by Yieldbroker Pty Limited in Sydney, Australia. Yieldbroker is an electronic marketplace designed for institutional investors and banking participants trading in Australian and New Zealand debt securities and derivatives. Yieldbroker provides an electronic trading platform and was the first fixed income e-venue to be awarded