The Buy Side Wrestles with the OMS-EMS Dilemma October 24, 2012In the midst of a bad economy and lower trading volumes, the buy side balances the need to cut costs and consolidate OMS and EMS platforms, while chasing the best integrated solution. QUANT GOLD BOOK 2012: RBC's Ryan Larson Favors Man Over Machine August 20, 2012As the head of U.S. equity trading for RBC Global Asset Management, Ryan Larson often focuses on liquidity analysis to avoid being gamed by high-frequency traders. But he emphasizes the human element as much as quantitative analysis. TradingScreen Acquires Citi's BECS Post-Trade License Exclusivity January 04, 2011EMS provider seeks to become a one-stop shop for multi-broker TCA. ConvergEx Completes Acquisitions of RealTick and LDB Consulting January 03, 2011Citing its global reach and independence, ConvergEx vows to use and expand RealTick and LDB's technologies in innovative ways. Judge Dismisses Liquidnet Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against ITG December 23, 2010ITG maintained that Liquidnet's '834 patent was invalid and obtained by inequitable conduct due to failure to disclose the Harborside system. ConvergEx Agrees to Acquire RealTick from Barclays Capital December 16, 2010With EMS consolidation on the horizon, ConvergEx snatches up RealTick and looks to expand its multi-broker network globally. 2008 Outlook: The Buy Side Raises Issues With Fragmentation, Data Traffic and Execution Systems October 08, 2007From market fragmentation to data traffic to execution systems, buy-side traders hope 2008 will provide some solutions.