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Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

Back to Basics: A Wishlist for Cloud Providers from the Financial Exchange Industry

Greater investment in hardware and networking needed to make cloud-based colocation and multicast a reality As some of the world’s largest financial industry participants gathered in Boca Raton last week, one fact that was hard not to miss was the increasing presence (and sponsorship) of the major cloud providers. These cloud providers are investin...

/cloud /markets Capital Markets Technology

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

Capital Markets Metamorphosis: AI Forging a New Foundation

We're excited to be heading out to FIA Boca! I’m looking forward to insightful conversations and connecting with everyone again. This year’s agenda focuses on the latest developing technologies, including the potential of next-gen AI and tokenisation, promising to transform capital markets. It’s fascinating to observe that, only a few years ago,...

/cloud /markets Capital Markets Technology

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

How APAC Exchanges Can Prepare For Predicted Growth Of Emerging Stock Markets

The market cap of exchanges in emerging markets should exceed the value of U.S. exchanges as soon as 2030, according to Goldman Sachs economists. They have further calculated that as of 2022, the Americas accounted for only 27.4% of equity trading volumes, which is already less than half of the share of APAC’s volumes. India is forecast to achiev...

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Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

Fusing Market Infrastructure Technology: Exploring The ‘Buy, Build And Integrate’ Approach

Change is afoot when it comes to market infrastructure technology. The old arguments over “buy vs build” have been relegated. Instead, firms are touting a “buy, build and integrate” approach, combining pre-built platforms with proprietary technology systems. Even incumbents with their full, self-built systems are starting to integrate specialised v...

/devops /markets Capital Markets Technology

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

2024 - The Tipping Point for Market Infrastructure Transformation

“Traditional exchanges globally are at a critical juncture”, observes Deloitte's “2024 Banking and Capital Markets Outlook” report. “Strategic choices they make now could determine whether they continue to grow—or even retain—market share and garner higher profits.” Today’s market infrastructure providers need to navigate increased complexity and...

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

New Take on Trading Technology: How to Navigate the Cloud-Tech Arms Race

We’re on the cusp of a new arms race. That is the description given to the phenomenon involving the world’s largest cloud service providers competing to invest into the largest financial exchanges. Last year, Microsoft announced an investment of £1.5 billion in London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) to provide the exchange with data analytics, cloud ...

/cloud /inclusion Capital Markets Technology

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

New Year’s Resolutions for Market Infrastructures in 2024

Traditional financial infrastructure providers are increasingly considering upgrading their trading systems to align with modern times. This is both based upon strategic developments taking place over the past couple of years (Microsoft investing £1.5bn in LSEG, Nasdaq collaborating with Amazon for cloud infrastructure, and Google injecting $1bn i...

/inclusion /markets Capital Market Technology

Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

How to Build an Institutional-Grade Digital Asset Exchange

Technology innovation has enabled the growth of digital asset classes. The tokenization of traditional and crypto trading was just the beginning. Everything is tradeable and tokenized now: Carbon credits, real estate, art, wine, music, collectibles, e-sports, influencers, and more. Even after the regulatory freeze on crypto securities, especia...

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Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

Ion Markets Hack Prompts Calls for Scrutiny of Fintech Vendors’ Cyber Risk Management

The January 31 cyberattack on Ion Markets, a middle- and back-office software vendor serving futures execution and clearing firms, prompted calls at a CFTC hearing on March 8 for a greater emphasis on collaborative responses to future attacks and for greater scrutiny of fintech companies’ cyber risk management. The attack disrupted some activity ...

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Guy Melamed

Guy Melamed CEO at Exberry

New Trading Infrastructure Offers Growth Opportunities For the Booming E-Sports Sector

Introduction: The Changing Trading and Investment Landscape The investment world, which previously relied on fund managers or advisors and was only accessible to high-net-worth individuals, has evolved with many alternative investment options now available to individual investors. A new wave of investors is also entering the alternative investment...

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