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Darren Bishop

Darren Bishop

Business Development Specialist at MDX Technology
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Bio Darren Bishop is a financial markets professional with over 25 years of experience in Capital Markets. Career History Business Development at MDX Technology, provider of leading market data solutions for the global trading community.

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Agency and Specialist brokers are doing it for themselves...

28 Jun 2019

It is estimated that global exchanges data, and data related, revenues are well in excess of US$5BN with the large IDBs generating around US$250M*. So, given the advances in enabling technologies and the changing nature of the business, it’s only natural that “other” brokers and execution venues would also like a share of the overall $30BN on offe...

 

In the new world data economy, if you snooze you lose

18 Jun 2019

It’s amazing, given the scale of the competition, that a relatively small firm like Netflix has managed to achieve almost world domination in the entertainment provision business. When comparing Netflix to the leading media giants it just goes to show that size doesn’t matter anymore. Apparently, they employ around 50,000 people worldwide and boas...

Trends in Financial Services

David and Goliath - A new world of possibilities for content sharing

29 Mar 2019

Disney and Fox have finally closed their deal, creating a new powerhouse that will have far reaching consequences on the global entertainment industry. They have promised to launch their own streaming platforms, which leaves the likes of Amazon, Netflix, Hulu and YouTube in a very interesting position and will surely have their own response to thi...

Capital Markets Technology

Market data, the gift that keeps on giving

28 Jan 2019

I was very interested to read the recent announcement from a group of Wall Street heavyweights about the of launch MEMX, a new exchange designed to challenge the dominance of the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. The stated intention of this industry collaboration, amongst other things, is to drive down the spiralling cost of data fees, the shar...