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bringing order life cycles to life
November 16, 2017

In a crowded fintech world, Vertex has focused on building a foundation that captured and stored every message an exchange sen
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transform activity into actionable information
November 9, 2017

To get a true understanding of any market, you need the ability to transform activity into actionable information. What is presented on a ladder gives a glimpse into what is happening in real time, but the problem is that market events happen too quick
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Actual, actionable, information
November 2, 2017

From the beginning, Vertex has focused on perfecting a method of collecting and storing every single message the exchange sends out, in the order they send it out, so you don't have to.  Because we are able to capture that level of detail from the ex
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Vertex Analytics featured in Financial Times discussion about algos and automated trading
October 10, 2017

" 'The whole notion of fundamentals on any gven day, for weeks at a time, months at a time, has completely gone out the window these days,' says Doug Duquette, an executive at Chicago-based Vertex Analytics, whose software analyses automated market
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See What Matters
June 30, 2017

One of Vertex Analytics' founding principles is that anyone in the trading ecosystem needs full market context in order to analyze and truly understand how an activity fits in. Meaning, if you are a trader, you need to have an understan
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Flickering, Happening in (not even) the Blink of an Eye
June 23, 2017

V3 visuals allow users to easily identify when a quote event is a price adjustment of sitting order.  In event columns that contain a price adjustment change order, both the original price and the new price are highlighted.  As you
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Algo Flood
June 15, 2017

While running a normal scan, Vertex Analytics employee Ryan noticed something highly unusual; 45 seconds before the Federal Reserve Announcement on June 14th, an algo started to flood the Euro Futures market with add and delete quotes. 
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Individual Market Events
June 9, 2017

Have you ever seen a market action down to the individual events that make it up? In the image above we see that in just 250 milliseconds 12 new orders are placed, 17 orders are deleted, the quantity changed on two orders, and finally, one trade occurred
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What Just Happened? China Monday
January 7, 2016

On Monday, January 4, the first trading day of 2016, a sharp selloff in China created aftershock effects for investors worldwide
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